What do we want to be when we grow up?
The word is out about Austin - this is the place to be. We’re growing fast, but our transportation system isn’t keeping up. We need to figure out what will make Austin livable for generations to come, be it new zoning laws, a new vision for land use and density or coming future tech. Austinites need to decide - what do we want our city to look like when it grows up?
Watch the live streamed panel discussion on Growth.
Why does Austin allow new buildings and homes to be built that are not using solar panels and indigenous plants? Why do we continue to allow new buildings and homes to install water-sucking grass? Why do we allow new buildings…
Incentivize companies to move into Austin only in areas that have enough affordable housing for that comapny
Over the last 40 years, growth in Central Texas has headed for the exurbs of Round Rock, Georgetown, Buda, Kyle and Bee Cave.
Mike Martinez admitted during the last election, the anti-growth culture at One Texas Center created Bee Cave.…
The East West Slaughter lane bus service idea was actually a part of Capital Metro's 'All systems go" plan from several years ago. Due to the $$$ dedicated to creating and operating rail and rapid service (approaching a quarter Billion)…
Without a viable metro train, this city will never fix its traffic problems. I hear many complaints about Californian's moving to Austin, yet, Austin is acting like California. Building in every free square inch of the city downtown and, suburb…