Smarter, Safer, Sustainable Commuting Options
There are few things in this world that can be stated with certainty, but this is one of them: There’s no shortage of opinions about dockless e-scooters—especially in U.S. cities where they’ve already on streets (and sidewalks, and lawns, and rights-of-way, and so on). Learn more…
San Marcos’ partnership with bike-share company VeoRide has reduced gas emissions by up to two million grams across the 6,000 miles tracked on the gold-tinted bikes, according to VeoRide communications director Linda Jackson. Learn more…
February is American Heart Month, and a lot of Americans are trying to stay focused on maintaining healthier habits after the initial rush around New Year’s resolutions. If you’re one of them, trying a more active commute is an easy way to incorporate some heart-healthy exercise into your day and get you where you need to go...
HEADS UP, CEDAR PARK IS A SAFETY CAMPAIGN CREATED BY THE CITY OF CEDAR PARK, TEXAS, TO HELP ENHANCE SAFETY FOR ALL ROAD, SIDEWALK AND TRAIL USERS IN CEDAR PARK. Know your rights and responsibilities when it comes to walking, cycling and driving, and encourage your neighbors, friends, and family to do so as well. ...
You’ve likely heard of the proposed high-speed “bullet” train that would connect Dallas and Houston, as well as the proposed transportation-in-a-tube concept that would link Austin, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio, and Laredo.
Scary street statistics This Halloween, get all the fun without the fear by taking extra precautions to be safe on the road. Tragically, Halloween drunk-driving fatalities are on the rise. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has published the following statistics related to traffic fatalities on Halloween. Drunk driving accounts for almost half of traffic...
Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority CEO Randy Clarke insists that nothing is set in stone. He has cautioned the community to view the vision document for Project Connect, the long-term plan for high-capacity transit that Capital Metro released last week, as nothing more than the starting point of a lengthy community conversation about how to bring game-changing...
If you’ve noticed more cyclists on bike trails and roads, there’s a reason for that. Austin has been named one of the best bike cities in America, according to a new report.
The sport that children suffer the most injuries in doesn’t belong to football. According to pediatrician Dr. Elizabeth Knapp, that sport is bicycling. That’s why Caraway Elementary sponsored a bike rodeo to raise awareness about the importance of wearing bike helmets.
Bastrop youth will learn how to use public transportation in the city through a free program at the YMCA. During the Great Transit Adventure, kids 8 to 16 years old will learn how to read a bus schedule and board a CARTS bus in Bastrop that will take them to and from an afternoon of...

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