Save the Date: The Mayor’s Mobility Leadership Luncheon is Coming Up

Austin employers play a major role in solving the city’s mobility challenges, and those who choose to participate in the Mayor’s Mobility Challenge lead the way. The Mobility Challenge is Mayor Adler’s invitation to employers to help change Austin’s transportation situation by encouraging better use of mobility options – telework, flex schedules, ride sharing, transit, bicycling, […]

Making Options Easier in Austin

Two new transportation developments came on line over the summer, and both should make it safer and easier for non-vehicular traffic to move around Austin. A new series of bicycle and pedestrian bridges that run next to South MoPac Expressway opened for use, and 12 bicycle signals in Central Austin are also up and running. […]

Fifth Street Now Two-Way

In an effort to improve access and reduce congestion downtown, the Austin Transportation Department (ATD) has converted a one-way stretch of Fifth Street to two-way traffic. Reopened on Wednesday, Aug. 23, Fifth Street now consists of two eastbound lanes and one westbound lane between Brazos Street and the I-35 Southbound Frontage Road. Previously, road users […]