Complete Streets: An Interview With Austin’s Director of Transportation Rob Spillar

Image courtesy of The City of Austin Earlier this summer, Austin City Council adopted a Complete Streets policy, which ties into the Imagine Austin Comprehensive Plan. Complete Streets isn’t a policy exclusive to Austin; across the country 600 regional and local jurisdictions, 27 states have adopted Complete Streets policies to design streets with all users […]

Changes Are a Comin’

The Austin Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 Mobility Report is the first time we have seen a clear and compelling case for why travel – yours, mine, everyone’s in this region – simply must change. The research in the report, conducted by the Texas A&M University’s Transportation Institute (TTI) for the Chamber, points out that doing […]

Dear Tabby: Your Commuting Questions Answered

Do you have commuting questions but nowhere to turn for answers? In our continuing advice column series, our intrepid Commuter Cat will answer your questions and keep you moving! Today’s question covers Wi-Fi access on transit.  Q: Dear Tabby, I’d like to start riding the bus to work more often. I see lots of people […]