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CodeNEXT’s New Friend, the Strategic Mobility Plan
Plans can’t be made in silos
"...discussion. This week, attention turns to the developing Austin Strategic Mobility Plan and Capital Metro's like-minded projects, and how..."

Jan. 26, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

What's Your Mobility Fix?
Community forums continue all week
"...“My Top Mobility Fixes” are being shared around town all week, at..."

Feb. 9, 2010 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Climate, Meet Mobility
Copenhagen is all about green transport – and Austin should be, too
"...Austin Energy Generation Plan and a new $1 million Strategic Mobility Plan – go forward. The original council resolution..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Developing Stories: Future Mobility: Shaping the Transportation Bonds
Urban rail is what you won't see this November – so what will you see?
"...bond referendum for other projects within Austin's emerging multimodal Strategic Mobility Plan – "a $100 million package of investments..."

March 26, 2010 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Getting a Move on Mobility
A peek at Austin's new Strategic Mobility Plan
"...the city of Austin, in introducing the department's overarching Strategic Mobility Program. Thanks to a reorganization by City Manager..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Mobility Plan’s Bad Date With ZAP
Began in 2016, Austin's proposed transportation plan still manages to be contentious
"...The Austin Strategic Mobility Plan arrives at City Council on March 28;..."

March 22, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Forums on Mobility, Comprehensive Plan
"...Residents may weigh in on the city's Strategic Mobility Plan as part of a community forum series..."

Nov. 6, 2009 News Feature

Developing Stories: 'Every Day It's Getting Worse'
Strategic Mobility Plan marks a way out of permanent gridlock
"...25 briefing to City Council on the city's emerging Strategic Mobility Plan – recently showcased at community-input forums all..."

March 12, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Spillar Responds on Carbon Footprint
More on the Strategic Mobility Plan
"...qualifications of finalist consultant teams for the city's new Strategic Mobility Plan, Austin Department of Transportation Director Robert Spillar..."

Oct. 23, 2009 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Does Climate Pollution Not Count?
Council misses opportunity with Strategic Mobility Plan finalists
"...two finalist teams vying to create a new city Strategic Mobility Plan. A glaring omission: No member questioned the..."

Oct. 23, 2009 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Kimley-Horn Is Staff Pick
National engineering and planning firm recommended to be Strategic Mobility Plan consultant
"...City staff recommended Kimley-Horn for the city's $1 million strategic mobility plan (For details, see council agenda backup on..."

Nov. 2, 2009 News Post by Katherine Gregor

East Riverside
Master plan at Planning Commission tonight
"...value-capture cash, the plan needs synching up with the Strategic Mobility Plan. More below...."

Feb. 9, 2010 News Post by Katherine Gregor

Gone and Quartered
Stiffed on Capital Metro money, the city scrambles to fund another $51 million in transportation projects
"...That makes it timely to reflect on what regional mobility benefits Austin received for its quarter-cent transportation funds. What..."

April 16, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Council on Transportation: Pondering the Bond
On Aug. 7, Council will discuss putting a $1 billion bond proposal on the Nov. 4 ballot
"...on the Nov. 4 ballot, in support of the Strategic Mobility Plan – having already unanimously endorsed the plan..."

Aug. 1, 2014 News Feature by Mac McCann

Imagining Austin
Public forums begin on comprehensive and mobility planning
"...to include both the city's Comprehensive Plan and its Strategic Mobility Plan – participants will work together to place..."

April 23, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Council: Can Social Impact Investing End Homelessness?
Catching up with the dais as they bet on success
"...Mobility issues could take up a lot of space at..."

March 29, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Rebooted City Council Gets a New Chance to Fix Austin
10-1, take two
"...culture), and is currently looking for another pair (for mobility and public safety). He'll then hire a new deputy..."

Jan. 11, 2019 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

City Council to Continue Considering Scooters in August
With basic rules in place, regulatory framework remains undecided
"...of the road (and sidewalk) for scooters and other "micro-mobility" devices, City Council still has to grapple with the..."

May 31, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Project Connect's Blue Line to Connect Austin Airport to Downtown
Cap Metro moves forward with high-capacity transit plan
"...transit-only guideways approved by City Council in the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan. As Dave Couch, Cap Metro's program officer..."

May 24, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Public Notice: Transit, Then and Now
A lingering desire for streetcars
"...with refreshments, and fittingly, a visit from the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan team, talking about their latest draft plan;..."

Dec. 7, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Public Notice: Show and Tell
Civic leaders have big plans for your future
"...each released – sort of separately-but-jointly – their long-range mobility plans for the city. Both are clearly labeled as..."

Oct. 5, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Austin at Large: This Road’s Gone On Forever
Is it wrong, or dumb, or evil to spend billions to fix I-35?
"..."address the congestion on IH 35 that directly impacts mobility, safety, and the quality of life in this region..."

May 17, 2019 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Austin City Council v. Climate Change
City Hall backs resilience, electric vehicles
"...and walking/biking over driving a car (e.g., the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan). Last week, on May 9, Council approved..."

May 17, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

What Land Use Code Do We Need to Build the City We Want?
Planning a way forward after CodeNEXT
"...unattainable to Austin's low-income residents. "We have to be strategic about where we build housing and with what types..."

April 12, 2019 News Feature by the News Staff

Public Notice: Changes...
Can’t live with ’em, can’t live without ’em
"...written in recent weeks about both the city's Austin Strategic Mobility Plan, and Capital Metro's Project Connect; the concurrent..."

April 5, 2019 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Public Notice: How Small Is a Small Area?
Out of the ruins of CodeNEXT and into the next round of city planning drama... CodeWHAT?
"...plans pre-date the Imagine Austin Comprehensive Plan, the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan, and the city's last couple of growth..."

Nov. 16, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Council: Back to Work!
Police, Fire, Water top a slim agenda post-election, pre-Thanksgiving
"...adopted its final set of rules for the dockless mobility industry, ending the months-long process that several errant dockless..."

Nov. 16, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

What Does Austin’s Explosive Growth Mean for Capital Metro?
Big changes are coming, but it’s not clear yet what they will be
"...the delivery of Con­nec­tions 2025. That's the agency's 10-year strategic plan: five years of immediately achievable goals, plus another..."

Aug. 26, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Preparing for Takeoff
Plans under way for major redo of Airport Boulevard and Highland Mall
"...involving two other city planning initiatives – the Austin Strategic Mobil­ity Plan and the Imagine Austin Comprehensive Plan (www.imagineaustin.net)..."

Oct. 21, 2011 News Feature by Nick Barbaro

City Announces 'Multimodal' Bond Package
Package notable less for its contents than for how it came to be
"..."This bond package represents a balanced approach to improving mobility and connectivity – via roads, bicycle paths, trails, sidewalks,..."

June 25, 2010 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

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