Capital Metro says it will not resume services on February 16 after initially planning to do so.
CapMetro says its services are currently experiencing weather-related impacts, and detours are in place.
Capital Metro and the city of Austin are recruiting applicants for an advisory committee on Project Connect regarding equity and anti-displacement.
Bandanas and other single-ply fabric coverings now do not meet the new federal requirement and will be prohibited.
County leaders are hoping residents can be patient as the federal government allocates more doses for the most at-risk groups first.
UT Austin recently announced that all its undergraduate hybrid classes will be held online through the end of January, with some exceptions, due to COVID-19.
The service is currently only available for individual customers in CapMetro's service area and receiving the vaccine through phase I and II of the state's distribution plan.
The grant comes only one month after Austinites voted to fund Project Connect, and it is the first example of federal funding Capital Metro says it expects to secure to support the program.
During the meeting, there were many updates, including improvements at the Pleasant Valley Super Stop are now complete.
The results Tuesday night showed 58 percent of Austin voters for Proposition A, 41 percent against.
Austin voters decided to approve Proposition A or Project Connect, a potential solution for traffic, mobility, and climate change.
CapMetro has provided a list online of polling locations matched with transit options to help riders find which route will best help them vote.
Capital Metro celebrated the grand opening of its MetroRail Downtown Station today with city officials, including Austin Mayor Steve Adler, in attendance. Officials say the station not only opened ahead of schedule but also under budget.
Supporters of Prop A have consistently said the tax increase for a typical homeowner on their annual tax bill is going to be around $300. But for small business owners, the increase is much more significant.
Peck Young with Voices of Austin joins Mike Warren on FOX 7 Austin on the group's property tax calculator for Austinites to see how much their property taxes will increase if Prop A passes in November.
In 2021, Capital Metro will be seeking legislative approval for a police department of its own.
The driver says Degay was threatening to kill him, saying "I paid my fare," and pointed the scissor at him with a jabbing motion.
In the coming weeks, Austin City Council is anticipated to order an election to approve the Project Connect tax rate.
On Monday, in a joint session with Austin City Council, and CapMetro, City Staff recommended a $7.1 billion investment in the transit authority’s Project Connect.
In August, Austin City Council will determine whether “Project Connect” is placed on the November ballot.