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RideAustin Enters the Ride-hailing Market
Nonprofit TNC launches app

May 23, 2016 News Post by Kahron Spearman

Council: "Sharing" Showdown Arrives
Plenty of contentious business for the first Council meeting of the year
"...petitioners were telling potential signers that Council is forcing "ride-sharing" companies to leave town, or else outlawing them altogether..."

Jan. 22, 2016 News Feature by Michael King

Buy Yourselves a Ride – Legally!
Council approves TNC ordinance
"...among riders already available in certain cities (i.e., actual "ride-sharing") – and hinted about a potential Austin office. Lyft..."

Oct. 24, 2014 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Zimmerman, TPPF Sue City Over "Sharing Economy" Regulations
D6 CM files suit over language in the Prop 1 ride-hailing ordinance

June 24, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Ride-Booking Surges at ABIA
Uber and Lyft want to pick you up from the airport

Nov. 28, 2014 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Ride the High Country

Oct. 22, 1999 Screens Feature by Michael Sragow

Free Mustache Rides
Lyft piggybacks on SXSW's success
"...bit mercenary. Badge holders fight bar hoppers for pedicabs, ride-sharing services fight the city, and cab drivers fight rising..."

March 11, 2013 SXSW Post by Brandon Watson

News Roundup: Petitions, Put-Downs, and Peeling Out
Council keeps its eyes on the road

Feb. 1, 2016 News Post by the News Staff

Smiling Fish and Goat On Fire

Nov. 10, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

MetroLink: Going That Extra (First / Last) Mile
From point A to point B, so you can better get to point C
"...In a very modest way, MetroLink addresses the "first/last..."

Nov. 9, 2018 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

SXSW Interactive: Innovation vs. Regulation in Austin
Local officials weigh in on the Uber/Lyft debate
"...a comparison to the challenges we face today with ride-sharing app regulation to building regulations challenged during his tenure..."

March 12, 2016 SXSW Post by Ashley Moreno

Transportation Options at SXSW
How to get around during the clusterfuck of festival season
"...against accommodating them last May, an assortment of similar ride-sharing alternatives have risen up to take their place. Consider..."

March 1, 2017 SXSW Post by Katarina Brown

The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor
This third outing makes it abundantly clear that this once-fresh mummy franchise is dead in everything but name.

Aug. 1, 2008 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

City Council: NI deal approved
Incentives package, Hotel ZaZa, and looking into ridesharing . . .
"...The ride-sharing matter -- hot at the moment because of SXSW..."

March 8, 2013 News Post by Michael King

After Napster
The world of online music after the fall of Napster.

Aug. 17, 2001 Music Feature by Michael Bertin

Food-o-File: Weekend Lagniappe
A little extra Austin food news

Aug. 29, 2015 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Naked City
The state balks – at least temporarily – at the region's anti-smog strategy

July 2, 2004 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Post Marks
Park and Ride

Oct. 31, 1997 Column

Public Notice: Ten Things
A CodeNEXT primer, and happy Earth Day

April 21, 2017 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Council: A Busy Week at the Lege
City Council and the mayor confront the controlling state
"...CM Ellen Troxclair also testified on property taxes and ride-sharing – although on the opposite side from the mayor..."

March 24, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Terry Allen’s Manifest Monographs
Lubbock don stages a vintage show for the ages

Jan. 16, 2017 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Leave No Fingerprints
Council’s last 2015 meeting looks both ways before crossing
"...influential effect on the competition.) For the moment, everybody’s “ride-sharing” for the holidays and then returning to negotiations...."

Dec. 22, 2015 News Post by Michael King

Public Notice: Can I Get a Scheduler?
District 9 opponents need to be in three places at once tonight
"...Now for some real ride-sharing: B-cycle, Austin's bicycle rental service, had several pieces of..."

Sept. 19, 2014 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Your Austin New Year’s Eve Guide
These are the many ways to say goodbye to 2017
"...get home safe with a designated driver, your preferred ride-sharing app, or check out Cap Metro’s free rides after..."

Dec. 27, 2017 Chron Events Post by Chronicle staff

Austin Film Festival Review: The Big Spoon
Love lost and found in this bittersweet local feature

Oct. 18, 2016 Screens Post by Jessi Cape

“Dear Mayor Adler …”
Angry Uber and Lyft fans vent profane outrage on City Hall

May 14, 2016 News Post by Michael King

Uber Supporter Goes to Court
Asks Texas Supreme Court to change ballot language
"...Council to rewrite the ballot language on the proposed ride-sharing ordinance. Backed by Uber, Samantha Phelps, who filed the..."

March 10, 2016 News Post by Mac McCann

Transportation: Diverging Roads
Fallout from the 84th Texas legislative session
"...the project can now move ahead without legislative meddling. Ride-sharing service Uber suffered from similar inaction, when proposals to..."

June 5, 2015 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Council: Rehab and Reuse
Will TNCs make it back to the agenda?
"...what to do about "transportation network companies" (media-euphemised as "ride-sharing") – i.e., Uber and Lyft, the headline subjects of..."

Oct. 10, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Kitchen's Menu for a Better Austin
Former state rep kicks off District 5 campaign

June 20, 2014 News Post by Amy Smith

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