Electrifying News in Transportation

There’s new energy in the Seaholm EcoDistrict! Last week, Austin Energy unveiled Electric Drive, a multi-use recharging station powered entirely by renewable energy. The charging kiosk and ports for electric vehicles are at home on a street that got an an honorary designation as “Electric Drive” along West Second Street, coordinated by the Austin Transportation […]

SXSW Means Creative Commuting

SXSW is a lot of fun, but it can also mean a lot of traffic. And that’s why savvy downtown employers encouraged employees to use alternative commutes during this year’s SXSW. The Downtown Austin Alliance took options to a whole new level during SXSW, with prizes, parties, and commute consulting. DAA President and CEO Dewitt […]

Building Bike Networks

Over the last few years, Austin has been adding striped bike lanes to streets all over the city. Now, the City is embarking on a three-year project to bolster that network – connecting some of the lanes and adding barriers to more bike lanes to make them more appealing to more people. It’s all part […]