Do You Use TNCs?

Transportation Networking Companies (TNCs) Uber and Lyft suspended service in Austin in May of this year. Other, local companies like Fare and RideAustin have since stepped in to provide similar services. Texas A&M Transportation Institute and the University of Michigan are conducting research to learn how the departure of Uber and Lyft has impacted travel behavior […]

No Matter What Side You’re On – Go Vote!

There’s been a lot of conversation – and confusion – around the Proposition 1 vote that Austinites are being asked to weigh in on. The vote centers around the issue of how to best regulate transportation network companies like Uber and Lyft (Austin also now has GetMe, which has largely stayed out of the fray). […]

TNC Update

Earlier this month we wrote about the latest Council action regarding transportation network companies (TNCs) and the questions that are still up in the air around that issue. While there have been no major developments, there are a few significant dates coming up: Councilmembers have not yet specified what the incentives and disincentives that would […]