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. […]

Movability Highlights Change and Growth in Annual Report

Movability Austin saw a lot of big changes in 2016, including a shift into the Downtown Austin Alliance family and a new membership program. The report is available here. Here’s an excerpt: “As is the case in growing cities across the U.S., Austin is experiencing mobility challenges that threaten economic success, public health, and affordability. […]

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 […]