Last Chance to go to the Downtown Street Fair!

The Downtown Street Fair wraps up on June 3, so be sure to check it out on its last day! The festival includes food vendors, retailers, entertainers, artists, and more from 11:30am-1:30pm at 9th and Congress. The Downtown Street Fair is an opportunity for you to grab a quick bite on your lunch break, enjoy […]

May 11 is Austin Don’t Rush Day

On March 11, traffic was expected to be even heavier than usual due to an influx of SXSW traffic and a coinciding visit by President Obama. In fact, some people predicted an outright “carmageddon.” After all, traffic on a regular day in Austin is no picnic. Add a couple hundred thousand people and a presidential […]

Ticketing Our Way to Pedestrian Safety?

News came out recently that the Austin Police Department hopes it can help make a dent in pedestrian fatalities by increasing its ticketing power on highways. APD has said that while there’s an existing ordinance that prohibits pedestrians from crossing I-35 and U.S. 290, there’s not an updated version that applies to 183A, S.H. 130, […]