VIA on Wednesday discussed ideas which resemble those being discussed in ConnectSA’s pursuit for a new multimodal mass transit system.
The Urb-E is a two-wheeled, foldable, lightweight electric vehicle that has completely transformed my commute to work and beyond.
Bexar County Commissioners appointed Akeem Brown, the COO of an Eastside business development group, to the VIA Metropolitan Transit board.
This week, Rick and I discuss the mayor’s formation of a nonprofit aimed at drumming up public awareness for mass transit solutions in the region.
San Antonio City Councilman John Courage (D9) said he has worked since his election to create larger police academy classes, work on equitable city funding, and to share his interest in innovative mass transit options with his fellow Council members.
If you live in San Antonio, chances are you drive a car to and from work. And chances are, according to new estimates released by the U.S. Census Bureau, you’re also driving alone.
In the wake of Harvey, an estimated 1 million cars were flooded, leaving many in a car-dependent city with fewer options for getting around it.
City Council members heard plenty about a need to boost VIA Metropolitan Transit service during its B session on Wednesday.
Houston’s METRO mass transit service gets a full cent from its main sales tax, with a quarter of that going to local general mobility projects.
A City committee is still undecided on how to improve funding for VIA Metropolitan Transit’s operations after analyzing San Antonio’s infrastructure needs, but the reallocation of public funds to the tune of about $10 million is still an option on the table.