Tag: Transit

Capital Metro Board Approves Major System Overhaul

Capital Metro is making one of the biggest overhauls ever undertaken on its bus system, to go into effect next June. The changes will affect […]

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Cap Metro Launches More Frequent Service, New Round Rock Routes

Capital Metro has begun new bus service to Round Rock, and will increase the frequency of its existing MetroRapid lines. The three new Round Rock […]

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MobilityATX Relaunches Online Transportation Forum

MobilityATX, the online transportation forum that ran for three months in 2015, is re-launching its platform to open up dialogue about mobility in Austin. Those […]

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Austin Selected for New Transportation Partnership

It’s been almost a year since the failure of a light rail proposal, and ever since voters overwhelmingly said “no” to that line, there have […]

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The ‘Dillo Rides Again

If you’re nostalgic for the days of the Dillo, the free downtown circulator that Capital Metro operated until 2009, good news: a new downtown circulator […]

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Expert Opinion: Our Transportation Crisis Requires Bold Leadership

This article originally appeared on the Real Estate Council of Austin blog. Click here for the original article.  By Michael Cooper, RECA Board Chair It’s […]

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The Making of A New Downtown MetroRail Station

There’s no shortage of proposals when it comes to next steps for Austin transportation. From calls to look into a subway system to bus meetings […]

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Austin’s Light Rail Proposal Failed – What Next?

In the months and weeks leading up to the Nov. 4 election Austin Mayor Lee Leffingwell predicted that a failure at the polls for the […]

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$1 Billion Rail and Road Proposal Is On November Ballot

The Austin City Council last week did something it’s been discussing, in one form or another, for years: it voted to put a proposal on […]

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Cost Details Emerge for Proposed Project Connect Route

November’s vote on a transportation bond that could provide Austin with a comprehensive transit system is drawing closer, and final details are emerging. Project Connect’s […]

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