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 […]

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 […]

Austin Wins Competition to Join Big Jump Project

Austin is one of 10 cities selected for the Big Jump Project, a new initiative from People for Bikes. Austin’s selection in the project means Austinites will work with the nine other finalists and People for Bikes to achieve a “big jump” in the number of people traveling by bike in the central city. The […]