The Downtown Austin Alliance has launched another momentum project on The Main Street of Texas.
Travis County is conducting an industry forum to gather information about the development of a commercial building in downtown Austin. The commercial building will be located between 3rd and 4th Streets, and Guadalupe and San Antonio Streets.
Help welcome Eureka! to the neighborhood! Located at 200 East Sixth Street, the restaurant is all-American, serving authentic, from-scratch food with locally sourced produce complemented by a wide selection of craft beer, small-batch whiskey, and specialty cocktails. Eureka!
Preservation Austin’s 55th Annual Preservation Merit Awards honor visionary approaches to preserving our city’s unique architectural, cultural, and environmental heritage.
In conjunction with the 96th anniversary of Hilton Worldwide, Team Members at all Austin Hilton Worldwide hotels are being recognized for their commitment to service with a city-wide proclamation from Austin Mayor, Steve Adler.
After receiving feedback from stakeholders, the South Lamar Corridor Improvement Program Team has agreed to extend the survey/comment deadline by one month to July 17.
Austin residents and visitors who attended or were impacted by events held during the 2015 SXSW Film, Interactive, and Music Festival now have more time share their experiences in an online survey.
On May 24, 2015, downtown Austin resident, George Armstrong, passed away at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. For many years, George and his wife, Suzanne, dedicated a tremendous amount of time and energy to improve safety downtown.
Start your Blues on the Green night out with a fast, fun experience with a ride on Austin B-cycle! Austin B-cycle will be hosting a B-cycle Valet at the Zilker Park B-station on Barton Springs Road each concert night of KGSR's Blues on the Green this season from 5:30-10:30 p.m.
Partake in an Austin tradition and celebrate Fourth of July with the Austin Symphony! Watch a free musical performance and firework exhibition at Auditorium Shores (the corner of Riverside and South First Street).
Gold’s Gym is now open on the corner of Brazos and East 6th Streets. Check out their new location and join them for their grand opening on Tuesday, June 23rd from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. The opening party includes local food vendors, smoothie samples, prizes, and class demos.
SXSW Eco’s Place by Design Competition highlights projects that transform the built environment for positive social, environmental, and economic impact. Apply your project to Place by Design for the opportunity to present to the 2015 SXSW Eco Audience.
The annual Juneteenth celebration and parade will take place this Saturday, June 20. Juneteenth, also known as "Freedom Day" or "Emancipation Day," is a celebration commemorating the end of slavery.
Wild About Music has found a new, permanent home on The Main Street of Texas. The locally owned music themed art gallery and gift shop is celebrating their new location at 615 Congress, complete with a hard to miss custom piano threshold.
MobilityATX is hosting a town hall on June 23rd. Join Mayor Adler and community leaders for a dynamic conversation on Mobility ATX user ideas, Austin’s transportation solutions, and your questions.
Featured Speaker: Mayor Steve Adler
Get around Austin faster, easier, and at a reduced rate when you purchase a Capital Metro Transit Pass from Austin Commutes. Submit an order for yourself, friends, family, or office by the 25th of each month and they will deliver your pass by the end of the month.
This summer kids and adults can experience the magic of the arts at Children’s Day Art Park. This Austin Symphony summer series kicks-off this week on Wednesday morning, June 10th at 9:30 a.m.
Join us on June 11 at 8:30 p.m., as Austin Parks Foundation and Alamo Drafthouse present Disney's animated classic The Little Mermaid in Republic Square.
Join the Waller Creek Conservancy and Capital Metro for a transportation-focused get-together on June 18 at 6 p.m. at Stubb's.
As reported last week by Shonda Novak of the Austin American-Statesman, another new office building is being planned for downtown Austin at the northeast corner of Fourth and Colorado streets.
"Creating Value through Zero Waste" is the theme for a series of three separate, one-day workshops June 17-19 filled with expert speakers, waste reduction tools, tips, best practices, top-notch networking, and more.
The Travis County Commissioners Court will receive a briefing from staff on the implementation of Travis County’s Land, Water & Transportation Plan, as well as an updated Executive Summary of the plan. The work session will take place on Thursday, June 11 at 1:30 p.m.
Capital Metro is proposing an expansion of their Park & Ride system. With these improvements commuters can get the most out of the new managed lanes under construction on MoPac. Easy access to transit or carpools can specifically help reduce traffic on MoPac and I-35.
Capital Metro’s homepage is now showing Next Departure real-time information! You can view real-time departure information for the next three available bus trips within 45 minutes, right from your desktop.
The Texas Department of Transportation is hosting an open house on proposed mobility improvements to I-35 from Rundberg Lane to US 290E. The presentation, followed by a question and answer session, will be held on Wednesday, June 10th at the Crown Plaza Hotel at 6121 North I-35.
Capital Metro reviews service three times a year, analyzing performance and proposing potential adjustments to improve service by utilizing public feedback.
On June 4th the 2015 X Games kick off in the heart of downtown Austin with the Moto X Step Up competition. Held at 11th and Congress, right in front of the Capitol, the event is free and open to the public.
Join the Austin Parks Foundation for National Trails Day on Saturday, June 6th! Each year the American Hiking Society dedicates a day for trail repair, improvement, and cleanup projects. Volunteers work together from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The Maudie’s Moonlight Margarita Run and Party began in 2005 and aims to benefit Austin's Butler Hike and Bike Trail while bringing together two of Austin’s favorite things – running and margaritas! Please mark your calendars for Thursday, June 11th at 8 p.m.!