TNCs in Austin: the Debate Continues

On Dec. 18, the Austin City Council voted 9-2 to pass an ordinance that would strongly encourage transportation network companies (TNCs) like Lyft and Uber to fingerprint their drivers through incentives and disincentives. Since then, there have been a lot of “what’s next?” questions. The ordinance isn’t technically a mandate requiring TNC drivers to go […]

It’s a Wrap: Transform Your Trip

We want to give a big thanks to the dozens of hard working interns who helped us have Commute Chats with downtown commuters, and the hundreds of downtown employees who stopped to talk about their commuting experiences as part of our Transform Your Trip initiative. Transform Your Trip has now wrapped up, and we learned […]

Trip Chaining Isn’t As Trippy As It Sounds

We at Movability Austin talk to a lot of commuters, and we know one of the biggest barriers to changing commute habits is all the “what-ifs” that come with the idea of mixing up your routine. One big “what-if” that often comes up is the challenge of making multiple stops on your way to or […]