Smart Trips Austin Seeks Outreach Ambassadors

  Do you find joy in helping others walk, bike, ride the bus, and carpool? Are you an invested and involved community member of Austin and familiar with the Zilker, Bouldin, and Travis Heights neighborhoods? The City of Austin and Capital Metro have partnered to bring the Smart Trips: Austin program to these three neighborhoods from October […]

Cap Metro Breaks Ground on Plaza Saltillo

On June 28 Capital Metro and its partners at Endeavor Real Estate and Columbus Realty celebrated the groundbreaking of the Plaza Saltillo District. Braving the warm, muggy weather, about 200 people gathered at Plaza Saltillo next to the MetroRail station and directly adjacent to a 10-acre tract of land that’s laid empty since the mid-1990s. […]

New Bike Safety System in the Works

The growth in Austin’s bike network has been a boon to cyclists who want to get around on two wheels, but bike crashes do still happen – particularly at night. A City of Austin Public Works employee, Robin Camp, is setting out to reduce those crashes and hopefully save lives. Camp, whose brother was hit […]