We’re All in This (Bus) Together 

When you’re riding the bus to work, your bus driver and fellow passengers can have a significant impact on your experience. Even if you’re on your phone with headphones plugged in, public transportation is a communal experience. That’s why it’s so important for drivers and passengers alike to be courteous and respectful, and realize that we’re all in this bus together. How […]

Coming Soon! Increased Frequency on Select Bus Routes

It’s not unusual for Capital Metro to make changes to its bus and rail service; it does so three times a year in order to improve overall service. Often these are minor tweaks to existing routes, but this time commuters are getting something even more exciting: increased frequency on certain routes. What this means for […]

RECA’s President Went Car-Free For a Month, And So Can You

image via Capital Metro Ward Tisdale, president of the Real Estate Council of Austin (RECA), recently wrapped up a 30-day experiment, which he called #30DaysOffTheRoad. As the name suggests, he spent a month getting around Austin without his pickup truck. Here’s how his month looked, in his words: Bus, 34 trips, $63. B-cycle, 8 trips, […]