On March 18th, the Travis County Commissioners Court approved major parking-related policy changes that will make Travis County a leader in parking and transportation management. The Commissioners Court approved:
As reported today by Ralph Haurwitz of the Austin American-Statesman, the start of construction of the Dell Medical School was celebrated Monday morning at the University of Texas.
As reported last week by Amy Denney of Community Impact News, by 2035, about 55 percent of the Central Texas region’s jobs are anticipated to be located within the Project Connect North Corridor stretching from downtown Austin to cities in Williamson County.
Chi’lantro BBQ is now open in historic Wooldridge Square, Monday-Friday, 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
The Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority and the Texas Department of Transportation will host an open house this April for proposed improvements to MoPac between Cesar Chavez Street and Slaughter Lane.
Capital Metro is readying plans to open six new bike shelters along the Red Line and at two popular transit centers on Apr. 22. A special grand opening celebration and demonstration event at the Plaza Saltillo Station will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on opening day to help kick things off.
ULI Austin invites you to join them for a discussion about the emerging trends of tech companies and their real estate needs. What kinds of space are they looking for compared to other industries? What parts of town? What technology upgrades do they need?
The fund that benefits victims of the Red River tragedy on the night of March 12, SXSW Cares has pulled in over $150,000 in community donations. We would like to see this total grow even higher in the next few weeks.
Due to construction beginning on April 14 along Red River between Martin Luther King Jr.
The South Central Waterfront Initiative invites everyone in Austin to participate in establishing a vision to guide public and private development over the next 20 years. Mark your calendars to attend one or all of the follow events:
Last fall, the CodeNEXT team went to the residents of Austin to get a better understanding of your views on our current land development code and the types of places it helps create.
Calling Project Connect “a pivotal cog in thinking, planning, strategizing and developing solutions to assist the greater Austin area with multi-modal solutions for our mobility woes,” the Women’s Transportation Seminar (WTS) International – Heart of Texas Chapter presented Project Connect with t
The Austin Independent School District will host a free, city wide electronics recycling event on Saturday, April 26 from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the parking lot at Austin High School at 1715 W Cesar Chavez Street.
Due to the presidential visit during the Civil Rights Summit at the LBJ Presidential Library in Austin, Texas, on Thursday, April 10, 2014, streets in the campus area will be affected.
The City of Austin’s Zero Waste Advisory Commission will meet this Wednesday, April 9 at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chambers at City Hall.
As TxDOT and its partners plan changes for I-35, they are faced with many challenges, including balancing traffic flow on the highway and the frontage roads with traffic flow on the east-west streets that cross the highway.
During the Texas ASLA Annual Conference Awards Ceremony on April 3, DAA Board Member Daniel Woodroffe was honored with the Chapter’s Community Service Award.
Spring is here and now is the perfect time to take advantage of free fitness classes in Downtown's Historic Squares. Yoga in the Park classes are free of charge and are led by certified yoga instructors in Republic Square and Wooldridge Square.
Wondering which City Council District you live in ahead of the first 10-1 Council Election this November? The City of Austin has launched an interactive map that can help you answer just that! The website also contains jurisdiction information and annexation history.
Get ready for Austin’s iconic arts festival that transforms the streets of downtown. Art City Austin, the celebration of art, culture, and creativity, will take place April 12 & 13, 2014 along Cesar Chavez Street and the 2ND Street District with art of all kinds.
The Austin Center for Events has launched an online survey to capture post-event citizen feedback on all events related to SXSW programming.
The City of Austin continues to make progress on the 8th Street Reconstruction Project, which includes installation of new wastewater lines, sidewalks, traffic signals, and repaving.
The Project Connect: Central Corridor study team is holding a final workshop prior to a recommendation for a Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA) on Saturday, April 12, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Midway Field House.