Get yourself out of Austin traffic
It’s no secret that Austinites spend a lot of time in traffic - we’re 4th nationally for time spent in traffic, behind traffic disasters like Houston and New York City. Even with billions of dollars worth of investment and decades of construction, we’re no closer to fixing our traffic snarl. It’s time for a city-wide conversation about how behavior changes and a pivot towards 21st century transit options can save Austin’s commuters.
Watch the live streamed panel discussion on Commuting.
In the KUT.org post there was an indication that there is a reluctance by some to pay a higher fare for the Bus Rapid Transit. We know that peoples hoped for rail would be very expensive and a long ways…
Would love your feedback to this idea:
We are considering developing an app that would help people be more productive while they sit in traffic. The idea is to be able to search the web with your voice and then…
What happened with the Lone Star Rail project that should connect Georgetown with San Antonio? It was approved 20 years ago and still nothing? It´s a shame that the highway projects once approved they advance quickly, but a project that…
I know this has been mentioned before, but for the love of God, can we please fund the Bicycle Master Plan already?
As major updates to infrastructure are obviously very time & resource-dependent (i.e. taxpayer $$), there are a few very simple changes Austin can make that would make an exponential difference on our highways:
1. Turn one lane in each direction…