SummaryThe new Healthy Streets program closes certain Austin streets to through traffic, making more space for pedestrians. Action BoxBring the Healthy Streets program to your neighborhood by filling out the city's recommendation form. Just click here. Add this to one of the many ways our world...

Hosted by the City of Austin Transportation Department - Transform Austin's parking spaces into temporary miniature parks, or "parklets," on PARK(ing) Day, happening Sept. 20. Occurring the third Friday of September, PARK(ing) Day is an annual, worldwide event that promotes public engagement and dialogue on the...

From the Downtown Austin Alliance, Capital Metro, City of Austin Transportation Department, and Smart Growth America - Please join us for the closing session of the Creative Placemaking Summit ATX, where we will continue to learn about innovative community engagement strategies that enhance transportation projects through...

From the City of Austin Transportation Department and Capital Metro - National leader Ben Stone will lead this practical skills training workshop for Austin agencies, artists and arts organizations. Creative placemaking allows transportation and community development projects to benefit from the participation of artists at the...

From the City of Austin Transportation Department - Parking spaces can be your playground for a day! Austin Transportation invites the public to transform parking spaces into temporary miniature parks, or “parklets,” for PARK(ing) Day on Friday, Sept. 21. PARK(ing) Day is an annual, worldwide event...

Interested in bikes and bike transportation? Then these events are for you. The City of Austin's Transportation Department has just launched a new community conversation series called "Walk + Bike Talks." Over the next month they'll be hosting nearly a dozen public meetings on increasing...

Interested in taking a deeper dive into the city's transportation system? The Austin Transportation Department released its 2015 Annual Report last week, providing an overview of everything the department did in the past year. Highlights from the 2015 report include: 28 miles of new bike lanes installed 4...