The Right Kind of Traffic Jam

Two of Movability Austin’s founding partners, The City of Austin and Capital Metro, recently hosted an event to educate and engage the community on Project Connect and the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan (ASMP). That event, called Traffic Jam, drew 230 attendees! Here are some of the key comments and takeaways Traffic Jam organizers heard from […]

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 […]

TDM in the Community

Transportation demand management (TDM) is one of those wonky terms that can sound confusing – but when it’s put into action, it can be a powerful tool for relieving traffic congestion in cities. City leaders, including Austin’s, have long been proponents of TDM. In fact last spring, when the first day of SXSW coincided with […]