Keeping the Fun in Fall

It may not feel like it quite yet, but summer is over, and that means football, music festivals, and lots of other fall activities. But it doesn’t have to mean sitting in traffic! Headed to Pecan Street Festival, Carnival O’ Pizza, Texas Craft Brewers Festival, or WizardWorld on September 24? Even for Austin, that’s a […]

Capital Metro Rideshare Expanding

More and more Central Texas employers have been using Capital Metro’s RideShare vanpool service – more than 200 vans are currently in use – and thanks to some recent changes, even more commuters will soon be able to benefit from Capital Metro vanpooling. Capital Metro is working with employers and employees in Central Texas cities outside […]

Making the Streets Safe for All Travelers

Last week, two separate incidents highlighted the need for policies like Complete Streets and Vision Zero – and for drivers to be vigilant. In separate incidents, two Austin Independent School District students were struck by vehicles as they exited their school buses. Thankfully both students are OK, but both were too-close encounters in a city […]