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Mobility News

February 3, 2020
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Downtown Priority Lanes Painted Red

As part of the Guadalupe/Lavaca street transit improvement project, the City and Capital Metro completed the first red paint lanes last summer. Last week, the Austin Transportation Department began adding paint to the existing transit priority lanes downtown and estimates two months to complete the work.


Sign up for Service Alerts

CapMetro will no longer post service alerts to Twitter after February 2020. Get notifications for your bus or train straight to your phone by signing up for MetroAlerts! The best part: only get notifications for the routes you choose.


MetroRail Weekend Service Returns

Saturday service returned Saturday, January 11 and now features all nine MetroRail stations, including Leander Station. MetroRail also added three daily trips and extended service hours. See the Metrorail Schedule!


Project Connect Work Session Updates

During a joint work session, Austin City Council and Capital Metro Board of directors discussed Project Connect updates, a plan to create a high capacity transit system, and options for funding, including a potential public referendum in November. The next session is scheduled for March 9. Visit Austin City Council meeting information center for updates.

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