Transformative Changes in Transportation

Photo via Community Impact  The City of Austin announced this week that it is entering into a partnership with the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) and the City of Denver to study and improve transportation in Austin. RMI, a Colorado-based nonprofit, will bring several researchers to Austin, and will work with the City, other transportation agencies, […]

Making Austin Streets Safer

Draft map of 2010-2014 traffic fatality concentration courtesy of the Austin Transportation Department Austin’s traffic fatalities have been grabbing headlines lately, and rightly so – as of this writing, the city has seen 76 traffic fatalities, more than it had in all of 2014, and it’s only mid-September. Of those deaths, 37 were drivers, 23 […]

Alternative Relationships With Alternative Transportation: Monogamy Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be

image via Capital Metro   Part 1 in our “Alternative Relationships” series No, we aren’t talking about your relationship with your partner. We’re talking about your car. We’ve been saying for a while now that Movability provides “relationship counseling” when your marriage to a car simply isn’t working out anymore. So we were happy to […]