#GoSmart During SXSW

SXSW is in full swing, and almost instantaneously, pragmatic natives and visitors alike have figured out that walking, biking, and our many other options are the best ways to keep moving during the festivities. Check out these savvy travelers, and consider ditching the car during the rest of the festival! Are you choosing to use options […]

A Pragmatic Transportation Conversation in Austin? That Alone is Newsworthy

MobilityATX launches in early April as the latest effort to turn citizen-sourced priorities into effective policy solutions to Austin’s transportation woes. RideScout, Glasshouse Policy, Leadership Austin, and a growing number of additional community partners are sponsoring the project. An online platform will host district-by-district conversations and a town hall-like discussion, where MobilityATX will assemble and […]

An Interview With the New DAA Executive Director Dewitt Peart

After leading the Downtown Austin Alliance for 18 years, Charlie Betts stepped down as executive director, and in January, Dewitt (De) Peart took the reins of the organization. Movability sat down recently with the DAA’s new director to talk traffic, mobility, and downtown Austin. Q: What transportation issues do you see as most critical for […]