Speck-tacular: Austin Energized to Become More Walkable

WalkAustin, a new organization, was the catalyst for getting walkability expert Jeff Speck to Austin last week. Jeff is a compelling speaker on why Austin should focus on becoming walkable and brings a wealth of experience on how we might make even more progress toward a place where walking is attractive and adds to the […]

Movability’s Former Program Director Honored By Travis County

We’re sad to say that Lauren Bennett, Movability Austin’s former program director, has accepted a job in California and is leaving Austin. But before her last day at Movability, Travis County Commissioners made sure to recognize all the hard work she’s put into helping County employees secure new transportation benefits. We wrote recently about some […]

East Riverside Corridor Could Be Beautiful

You may have noticed that East Riverside Drive has seen some changes recently. Once lined with apartments that housed a large number of college students, the area is undergoing redevelopment, thanks in part to market demands and in part to the City’s East Riverside Corridor Master Plan. When the corridor was home to college students […]