Making Options Easier in Austin

Two new transportation developments came on line over the summer, and both should make it safer and easier for non-vehicular traffic to move around Austin. A new series of bicycle and pedestrian bridges that run next to South MoPac Expressway opened for use, and 12 bicycle signals in Central Austin are also up and running. […]

Fifth Street Now Two-Way

In an effort to improve access and reduce congestion downtown, the Austin Transportation Department (ATD) has converted a one-way stretch of Fifth Street to two-way traffic. Reopened on Wednesday, Aug. 23, Fifth Street now consists of two eastbound lanes and one westbound lane between Brazos Street and the I-35 Southbound Frontage Road. Previously, road users […]

Have a Say in Austin’s Transportation Future!

    The Austin Transportation Department (ATD) is developing its Austin Strategic Mobility Plan (ASMP). Issues including commute delays, travel choice, health and safety, and affordability have emerged from public input as key considerations for future investment and plans. What matters most to you? What specific concerns or ideas do you have that could make getting […]