All posts from Central Texas Mobility Matters

  • Connecting with purpose: SH 45SW embodies everything Austin

    Eight consecutive years. That’s how many times the Austin metro area has been named the fastest growing region in the country. The appeals, as we long-time residents know, are many: employment, affo... May 02, 2019 - No Comments

  • Frances Allen: A True Austin Advocate

    Recently, Austin lost a community friend, leader and advocate. Frances Allen passed away on January 18, 2019 at the age of 83. Frances was an Austin jewel who had remarkable charm. She was firm and cl... Feb 14, 2019 - No Comments

  • How Texas Is tackling wrong-way driving

    Wrong-way driving is an all too familiar problem across the nation and in Texas. Occurring when drivers travel against the flow of traffic, wrong-way driving often leads to more serious crashes due to... Feb 08, 2019 - No Comments

  • Smart Cities, Smart Design Part II: Bringing it Local

    In my Smart Cities, Smart Design Part I blog a few months ago, I gave an overview of Smart Cities – from the Smart Design that plans for increased connectivity in homes and businesses, to the extend... Dec 18, 2018 - No Comments

  • Voters Weigh in on Transportation Initiatives

    Regardless of your political persuasion, November’s election results made significant statements on several issues – one of which is transportation. Nationwide, more than 300 transportation-relate... Dec 05, 2018 - No Comments

  • Public and private collaboration moves us forward to a better future: Introducing MoveFWD

    People live in Central Texas for a variety of reasons: family, careers, education, live music, proximity to the Hill Country and our inviting lakes, or simply the rich culture and special “vibe” t... Oct 09, 2018 - No Comments

  • Smart Cities and Smart Design: How can Central Texas “Get Smart?” Part I

    What makes a “Smart City?” We’re familiar with smart phones, and are becoming increasingly familiar with smart homes, filled with connected appliances, thermostats, home-assistance devices like ... Aug 01, 2018 - No Comments

  • Board selection process reveals deeper commitment to multi-modal transportation

    Earlier this year, the Travis County Commissioners Court voted to reappoint David Armbrust to our board and to send us a new board member: John Langmore. At our February board meeting, John Langmore ... Mar 26, 2018 - No Comments

  • It’s Time To Get Moving…

    2017 is in our rear-view mirror, and we’ve captured our mobility triumphs and challenges in the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority’s 2017 Annual Report, aptly titled “It’s Time to Get M... Mar 12, 2018 - No Comments

  • Mike Heiligenstein Commentary on White House Infrastructure Plan

    After months of speculation, the White House has finally released its long-awaited, highly anticipated infrastructure plan. And while its contents as a whole are not surprising, some of the ideas cont... Feb 14, 2018 - No Comments