PARK(ing) Day is Coming

PARK(ing) Day is coming up on Sept. 15, and is a chance for the public to reclaim, reimagine, and reinvent parking spaces as temporary miniature parks, or “parklets.” PARK(ing) Day is an annual, worldwide event which generates public engagement and critical dialogue on the need for public, open spaces in urban areas. Thinking of organizing […]

Vision Zero Improvements Mean Safer Streets

As part of the Vision Zero Program to end Austin traffic fatalities, the Austin Transportation Department (ATD) has completed a safety improvement project around the intersection at North Lamar Boulevard and Rundberg Lane. The upgrades include medians designed to reduce left-turn crashes, a new pedestrian hybrid beacon, a traffic signal with pedestrian crossings, high-visibility crosswalks, […]

Last Chance to go to the Downtown Street Fair!

The Downtown Street Fair wraps up on June 3, so be sure to check it out on its last day! The festival includes food vendors, retailers, entertainers, artists, and more from 11:30am-1:30pm at 9th and Congress. The Downtown Street Fair is an opportunity for you to grab a quick bite on your lunch break, enjoy […]