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. […]

Cap Metro Breaks Ground on Plaza Saltillo

On June 28 Capital Metro and its partners at Endeavor Real Estate and Columbus Realty celebrated the groundbreaking of the Plaza Saltillo District. Braving the warm, muggy weather, about 200 people gathered at Plaza Saltillo next to the MetroRail station and directly adjacent to a 10-acre tract of land that’s laid empty since the mid-1990s. […]

New Bike Safety System in the Works

The growth in Austin’s bike network has been a boon to cyclists who want to get around on two wheels, but bike crashes do still happen – particularly at night. A City of Austin Public Works employee, Robin Camp, is setting out to reduce those crashes and hopefully save lives. Camp, whose brother was hit […]