Austin Chosen for Autonomous Vehicle Initiative

Self-driving cars have quickly moved from futuristic possibility to reality, and many cities are wondering how transportation infrastructure will need to adapt as this new technology hits the streets. Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is hoping to help answer that question. Last week he announced that five cities will be testing grounds and participants […]

Chariot Expands to Austin

Shuttle van startup Chariot announced today that it is expanding outside of its home city San Francisco to Austin. And in partnership with Movability Austin, the City of Austin, Capital Metro, and Rocky Mountain Institute, Chariot will also be rolling out an initial service offering starting Monday Oct. 10 in the 6th Street Market District, […]

It’s Never Too Early to Plan for SXSW

Got your mind on Austin’s fall lineup of festivals? Well, we can’t blame you – but spare a minute to think forward to some of the panels you’d like to see come March when SXSW is underway. Capital Metro is hoping you’ll vote for a panel called The Revolution of Transit Innovation. The panel would […]