One Week until SXSW and 90,000+ Visitors Arrive

Image via Shutterstock To many Austinites, the annual South by Southwest events means more than great music, new films, and innovative ideas to share – it is just as well known for its traffic and crowds. To make navigating these 10 days (March 11-20) a little easier this year, SXSW is recruiting mobility concierges to […]

Studio 8 Employees Playing with their Commutes

Studio 8 employees are challenging each other to see who is the most talented commute shopper in the office. In partnership with Movability Austin, Studio 8 Architects is hosting a Commute Smackdown – an office-wide competition to determine who is the savviest commuter of them all. Competition has been fierce. At the top of the […]

Getting Connectivity Right: San Jacinto vs. Speedway

This fall the City’s Active Transportation staff put the finishing touches on bicycle improvements along San Jacinto Blvd. between Speedway and Duval Streets. Those improvements include parking-protected bicycle lanes in the southbound direction and paint-buffered bicycle lanes in the northbound direction. The changes were made without taking away any on-street parking; the City reconfigured the […]