You Don’t Have To Be a Cyclist To Commute By Bike

More and more people are turning to bike commuting as an inexpensive and healthy way to get to work. And Austin is making it easier, safer, and more pleasant to choose bike commuting as an option. You’ve probably already noticed all the new bike lanes and trails in Austin making it easier than ever to […]

Rapid Diaries: The 803 Edition

Woot! The new MetroRapid 803 route has started running! The second MetroRapid route is now providing faster transit options from The Domain to the WestGate shopping center, with its special “station” stops along Burnet Road and Lamar Boulevard along the way. Like the 801, the 803 comes equipped with free WiFi, arrives every 10-15 minutes, […]

Can Technology Really Change Your Habits?

Technology has already made radical changes in our mobility and transportation: mobile technology allows us to telework, thus freeing us from rush hour commutes, and apps help connect us to options like transit and bikeshare. Information technology increases reliability when it comes to connecting with transit, which in turn can reduce the need to build […]