- Official Capital Metro Account - Customer Service: call 512-474-1200 or direct message on weekdays 7AM-7PM and weekends 8AM-4PM.
SUN. 9/23: Join us on this fun Transit Adventure! Get a free transit Day Pass to travel with us to/from Austin museums where you'll also get free access to exhibits and activities. #MuseumDay2018 #AustinMuseums https://t.co/2MEmKKK0AX
FRI 9/21: Stop by and see us at PARK(ing) Day, an annual worldwide event that promotes open public spaces in urban areas. Our space at 300½ S. Congress will be decked out like one of our bus stops so you can’t miss us! Get the deets: bit.ly/2OGS6JY #PARKingDayATX https://t.co/CQKzm03zYD
Heading to the Pecan Street Festival this weekend? Routes 2, 4, 7 and 10, running every 15 minutes, can take you there! Plan your trip at Capmetro.org/Remap #RideEvery15 #CapMetro #PecanStreetFestival https://t.co/Qv7MlCXVa8
ROUTES 985 and 987 SB: Leander to Lakeline will see delays due to this auto crash. twitter.com/Austin_Police/…
Register now for the Future of Regional Mobility Transportation Summit to learn about the future of transit, regional challenges, what’s next for ABIA and mobility innovation. bit.ly/2CE4WXN. #AustinTraffic @AustinChamber @MeetAtTexas https://t.co/uKHZmn6Rqv
RT @write_riot: I had to miss yesterday’s @CapMetroATX media event on Project Connect but you can catch up on what happened from my colleag…
It’s #NationalPreparednessMonth + hurricane season. While Central Texas may not get the brunt of a storm, one should prepare for wind, power outages & flooding. Have emergency supplies at the ready & check to see if you have flood insurance. bit.ly/2JJcabX #PrepareNow https://t.co/pTtd4Xvcyn
Interested in promoting and educating the public regarding acceptance and usage of Capital Metro’s transit system? Get involved! We currently have a vacancy on the Access Advisory Committee (AAC). Consider applying today! Learn more: bit.ly/2wGH4O8 https://t.co/23Sl3MOMBC
High-frequency routes mean less wait time between rides. Your next bus is likely less than 15 minutes away! Plan your trip at: bit.ly/2rjohWa https://t.co/CDwhuidvzp
And then join us Oct 3 when we'll start our conversation with you and begin to transform that vision into the community's plan. It will be be a deep dive into #ProjectConnect. Event will take place on Oct 3 from 6-8 p.m. at Ruiz Branch Library. #AtxTraffic https://t.co/E6ldsxN8xj
On Oct. 1, Cap Metro will present our vision for Project Connect, a truly regional transit plan with proposed modes on identified corridors. Join us at the @AustinChamber event or watch @CapMetroCEO keynote via FB live. Details to follow. bit.ly/2Ove9mJ #ProjectConnect
SERVICE ALERT: One of our MetroExpress buses experienced mechanical issues and then stalled on the MoPac Express Lane, causing delays. Crews are working to move the vehicle. We apologize for the inconvenience. #AtxTraffic https://t.co/T1PySv64Ok
Earlier, @CapMetroCEO & staff answered questions about Project Connect and our regional transportation vision that will be revealed next month. Stay tuned! Thanks for joining us @statesman @KVUE @cbsaustin @SpecNewsATX @impactnews_nwa @cubbie9000. #ProjectConnect #ATXTraffic https://t.co/bA0aJttl7V
The Pecan Street Festival is this weekend! Take advantage of extended MetroRail service -- 10AM to midnight -- on Saturday, Sept. 22. Get the schedule: bit.ly/2p6RoKX https://t.co/H1wgliEoid
SUN. 9/23: Join us on this fun Transit Adventure! Get a free transit Day Pass to travel with us to/from Austin museums where you'll also get free access to exhibits and activities. #MuseumDay2018 #AustinMuseums https://t.co/TwkFJoyVW1
The MetroRail train scheduled to depart Leander at 8:20 is experiencing mechanical issues and won't make its run. Customers can take the next departure at 8:55. Those in Leander & at Lakeline can take MetroExpress Route 987, leaving at 8:50. We apologize for the inconvenience. https://t.co/JAWafGi8TQ
HELD OVER! Kids in grades K-12 can ride all of our services for FREE -- Now through December 10. Learn more: capmetro.org. 🚍 🚆 #KidsGoingPlaces https://t.co/M63wwzjD8g
TRANSPORTATION TROUBLES: Overcrowding on @CapMetroATX buses causing headaches for commuters, @UTAustin students bit.ly/2xkL9HT https://t.co/ORWHxp1iip
It’s #NationalPreparednessMonth + hurricane season. While Central Texas may not get the brunt of a storm, one should prepare for wind, power outages & flooding. Have emergency supplies at the ready & check to see if you have flood insurance. bit.ly/2JJcabX #PrepareNow https://t.co/Apig7Zm65t
MetroExpress Route 985: We're adding buses during peak commute times to help with overcrowding issues, but the extra buses may look different and may even be a different color. Check the buses' digital displays for route information. https://t.co/dTO8PPvtrJ
SEPT 22: Celebrate fall with a fun family-friendly trip downtown! We'll meet up at Thunderbird Coffee on Manor Road where you'll get a free transit Day Pass to travel with us to the Downtown Farmers' Market and the new Austin Central Library. bit.ly/2pehaND https://t.co/oYTez29sKu
APP ALERT 9/17 10:30AM: Some customers with newly purchased tickets may receive an "invalid ticket" message when scanning them with MetroRapid validators. This doesn't affect buying/using tickets on the app. Operators will validate these tickets until this tech issue is resolved. https://t.co/bVKb127vqc
RT @CTXMobility: #DYK? Traffic congestion is costly in terms of fuel consumption, time lost, and diminished quality of life. Discover the t…
We're keeping you connected to all the things you love about Austin and providing our communities with direct access to transit. We’ll continue to invest in our region to make transit easy, safe and convenient. capmetro.org #ATX https://t.co/kJfRO5Rhcz
Interested in improving Capital Metro's customer service? Get involved! We currently have a vacancy on the Customer Service Advisory Committee (CSAC). Consider applying today! Learn more: bit.ly/2LUqy1v https://t.co/Z95RBPtf4q
The Pecan Street Festival is next weekend! Take advantage of extended MetroRail service -- 10AM to midnight -- on Saturday, Sept. 22. Get the schedule: bit.ly/2p6RoKX https://t.co/BOzHA0i7K5
ACC: Skip traffic hassles and save gas money with a free ACC Green Pass. They're available to students enrolled in ACC credit classes, adult education students, and full-time faculty and staff. Whaaaaat? Learn more: bit.ly/2N0IZWY https://t.co/V80XkxdiYL
Register now for the Future of Regional Mobility Transportation Summit to learn about the future of transit, regional challenges, what’s next for ABIA and mobility innovation. bit.ly/2CE4WXN. #AustinTraffic @AustinChamber @MeetAtTexas https://t.co/2FQHQ46rAU
ICYMI: The video recording of yesterday's joint worksession with Cap Metro's Board and #ATX City Council has been posted online capmetrotx.iqm2.com/Citizens/Media…
Get to the game tonight without paying for parking! Cap Metro is an excellent way to get down to the UT campus for Texas Football. We have 7 routes that operate every 15 minutes, serving the UT campus: Routes 6, 7, 10, 18, 20, 801 & 803. Plan your trip: bit.ly/2NUoZCJ https://t.co/2dzC6PGGzu
SEPT 22: Celebrate fall with a fun family-friendly trip downtown! We'll meet up at Thunderbird Coffee on Manor Road where you'll get a free transit Day Pass to travel with us to the Downtown Farmers' Market and the new Austin Central Library. bit.ly/2pehaND https://t.co/d10cKxw3ir
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: This weekend, El Grito, Texas Longhorns vs USC and the CASA Superhero Run are all happening. Get the latest information about anticipated bus service delays and detours on our website. bit.ly/2EFWV0B https://t.co/huYQrWjJDj
TODAY, Sept 15: ¡VIVA MÉXICO!: Take a transit adventure with us to this huge celebration of El Dieciséis de Septiembre. Get the details: bit.ly/2wUSiOU https://t.co/brR8fi7q51
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: This weekend, El Grito, Texas Longhorns vs USC and the CASA Superhero Run are all happening. Get the latest information about anticipated bus service delays and detours on our website. bit.ly/2EFWV0B https://t.co/d46SYUO8as
Tune in for an interview with @MayorAdler about the future of transportation in the city and the region on @cbsaustin tonight at 6:30PM. #ProjectConnect https://t.co/DN4tcOvTTc
@MayorAdler on the need for public involvement: "Change happens at the speed of trust." The community needs to be involved in giving feedback over the next 18 months to shape our next transportation plan.
@MayorAdler sharing that mobility challenges we have in the city are big, and our solutions need to be big too, which will mean big investments. For example, "we have to do dedicated pathways in this city."
Cap Metro's David Couch back at the podium presenting on mode considerations https://t.co/b6UP7vgbcv
Meg Merritt, Principal at @NelsonNygaard, now giving detail on Autonomous Rapid Transit https://t.co/Cs6ePv0J9o
CEO Randy Clarke introducing the conversation on Autonomous Rapid Transit: this isn't something we can buy tomorrow, but the transit industry domestically and internationally is working on this emerging mode now.
We're keeping you connected to all the things you love about Austin and providing our communities with direct access to transit. We’ll continue to invest in our region to make transit easy, safe and convenient. capmetro.org #ATX https://t.co/LJaoYCitKd
Showing Cap Metro's MetroRapid service as the case study for Bus Rapid Transit Light. https://t.co/thWTd6jAjE
A quick review of heavy rail, commuter rail and light rail, each with their own case study. Now looking at bus rapid transit and a case study from Cleveland. https://t.co/i90cX8Y16R
Julie Suprock, Senior Transportation Planner with @AECOM, now starting a presentation that's a review of high capacity transit modes, including case studies from other cities where those modes are being used.
Austin city council member @JimmyFlannigan commenting on the rapid development of the city: "It's not 'if' Austin grows. Austin is growing, and it's a matter of how we deal with that growth."
Now, a presentation from @jeffreytumlin, Principal & Director of Strategy at @NelsonNygaard. He begins, "Austin's economic future depends on high capacity transit." Stresses how attracting & keeping a talented workforce is related to convenient, attractive transportation choices.
Cap Metro Board Chair Wade Cooper sharing how the collaboration process between Cap Metro and the City of Austin on solving mobility challenges has improved, and this meeting is an example of how we're working together: "We're in a much better place today."
Mike Trimble, Director of Corridor Program Office with City of Austin, now reviewing corridor-wide mobility improvements on all nine corridors.
Cap Metro Board Member Delia Garza: "People want transit (service) options," also stressing the mode or type isn't as important as having options.
RT @USDOTFRA: #USRailSafetyWeek is September 23-29, 2018! Do your part to help everyone, including loved ones, from heartbreaking tragedie…
Annick Beaudet with City of Austin: "Project Connect is a key piece of our partnerships that make the Austin Strategic Mobility Plan work." Also, "we need complimentary systems not competing systems."
Project Connect leader David Couch begins the presentation, which includes the phased approach to project development and an orientation of each high capacity transit mode. He stresses, "We're not selecting modes today."
Comments from @CapMetroCEO - today is a fundamental building block of walking through the process. We'll talk about dedicated lanes, modes, what's happening internationally in transit, and how we'll take learnings to move forward through Project Connect.
Cap Metro board chairperson Wade Cooper opening the meeting, highlighting today's objectives: get a collective understanding of Project Connect, review transportation modes, and be introduced to new technology that could shape the plan. https://t.co/GjPGWYnea2
We're about to begin our Cap Metro Board of Directors work session at the Austin Convention Center. Stay tuned to this channel for live tweets, and the entire video recording of this meeting will be shared later today.
Get in the game this Saturday! Cap Metro is an excellent way to get down to the UT campus for Texas Football. We have 7 routes that operate every 15 minutes, serving the UT campus: Routes 6, 7, 10, 18, 20, 801 & 803. Plan your trip: bit.ly/2NUoZCJ https://t.co/G6Zz35VnEH
Thank you! Don't forget: You can also donate to the transitempowermentfund.org to help provide discounted or free @CapMetroATX passes to those in our community who may need some help. twitter.com/jhowardATX/sta…
High-frequency routes mean less wait time between rides. Your next bus is likely less than 15 minutes away! Plan your trip at: bit.ly/2HMbO2W https://t.co/DgDSkcdSz7
Register now for the Future of Regional Mobility Transportation Summit to learn about the future of transit, regional challenges, what’s next for ABIA and mobility innovation. bit.ly/2CE4WXN. #AustinTraffic @AustinChamber @MeetAtTexas https://t.co/UFYziIq51E
Si tus planes incluyen asistir a “El Grito” en el capitolio este dieciséis, deja que Cap Metro te lleve allí! Planifica tu viaje en CapMetro.org/Remap #RideEvery15 #CapMetro #Dieciseis #ElGrito #elgritoatx https://t.co/6fdtgTicY2
MetroExpress Route 985: We're adding buses during peak commute times to help with overcrowding issues, but the extra buses may look different and may even be a different color. Check the buses' digital displays for route information. https://t.co/SC8BZQboOk
We're hosting four public feedback events at different locations where you can hear about our proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2019 and ask questions -- Sept. 4, 5, 10 and 13. Get the details: bit.ly/2NsKFFC https://t.co/4txesvHdV0
RT @CapMetroCEO: Thanking 19 year veteran Juan Rodriguez who was featured in ⁦@bwear⁩ ⁦@statesman⁩ story...he wakes up at 3:30am each day t…
Since Cap Remap, when several new bus stops opened & others changed locations, shelters & other amenities remained at stops no longer in use. These amenities are being dismantled & reinstalled at 23 new stops, including this one at Cesar Chavez/Pleasant Valley! https://t.co/K1Q2VKslR8
High-frequency routes mean less wait time between rides. Your next bus is likely less than 15 minutes away! Plan your trip at: bit.ly/2rjohWa https://t.co/FmKhSWbNoL
SEPT 15 ¡VIVA MÉXICO!: Take a transit adventure with us to this huge celebration of El Dieciséis de Septiembre. Get the details: bit.ly/2wUSiOU https://t.co/n9U5yQ9qVD
Happy #NationalVideoGamesDay! There’s no GAME OVER with transit because you can keep playing while you ride. youtu.be/zH-A64_Pr3g https://t.co/DEtFQYr8Ap
September is National Preparedness Month. Devastating hurricanes and wildfires experienced by Texas communities remind us all to prepare for natural disasters. Capital Metro encourages you and your family to have a plan. youtu.be/3HJcYEmzd4A ready.gov #PrepareNow https://t.co/n85WUSE3V9
HELD OVER! Kids in grades K-12 can ride all of our services for FREE -- Now through December 10. Learn more: capmetro.org. 🚍 🚆 #KidsGoingPlaces https://t.co/y40suqGGZ5
Interested in improving Capital Metro's customer service? Get involved! We currently have a vacancy on the Customer Service Advisory Committee (CSAC). Consider applying today! Learn more: bit.ly/2LUqy1v https://t.co/85tn8e1Yfj
We're keeping you connected to all the things you love about Austin and providing our communities with direct access to transit. We’ll continue to invest in our region to make transit easy, safe and convenient. capmetro.org #ATX https://t.co/jy5hqqsY8K
Southwestern University Pirates: Did you know you can ride GoGeo for free? Just show your Pirate Card and ride to nearly 30 hotspots, including Wolf Ranch and Georgetown Square. bit.ly/2N1le0Y https://t.co/XqXmXf4HKp
#MetroRailAlert for passengers at Lakeline Station: the next train may get crowded due to extra passengers at Kramer Station. Please know that our MetroExpress service to downtown is a great alternative from Lakeline.
9/11: Due to ongoing MetroRail service improvement projects, we'll perform construction work on our tracks and operate under speed restrictions in select areas. See the affected stations and schedule: bit.ly/2N2nIMz. Expect 10-20 min. delays to service on these days. https://t.co/CYJQ5v0u2a
9/11: Due to ongoing MetroRail service improvement projects, we'll perform construction work on our tracks and operate under speed restrictions in select areas. See the affected stations and schedule: bit.ly/2N2nIMz. Expect 10-20 min. delays to service on these days. https://t.co/j6HKT5ns6e
Register now for the Future of Regional Mobility Transportation Summit to learn about the future of transit, regional challenges, what’s next for ABIA and mobility innovation. bit.ly/2CE4WXN. #AustinTraffic @AustinChamber @MeetAtTexas https://t.co/z8Ig4aOeUr
RT @TransitCenter: We’re in the field on the streets of Austin today, working with @CapMetroATX on a new project to defeat bus bunching htt…
Interested in promoting and educating the public regarding acceptance and usage of Capital Metro’s transit system? Get involved! We currently have a vacancy on the Access Advisory Committee (AAC). Consider applying today! Learn more: bit.ly/2wGH4O8 https://t.co/LUZvvU9d7J
RT @CapMetroCEO: Investing in transit is investing in safer communities. @CapMetroATX is here to help improve our community’s safety. @APTA…
We're hosting four public feedback events at different locations where you can hear about our proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2019 and ask questions -- Sept. 4, 5, 10 and 13. Get the details: bit.ly/2NsKFFC https://t.co/8D9jMcVp2p
MetroExpress Route 985: We're adding buses during peak commute times to help with overcrowding issues, but the extra buses may look different and may even be a different color. Check the buses' digital displays for route information. https://t.co/SxKa7bzVf3
9/11: Due to ongoing MetroRail service improvement projects, we'll perform construction work on our tracks and operate under speed restrictions in select areas. See the affected stations and schedule: bit.ly/2N2nIMz. Expect 10-20 min. delays to service on these days. https://t.co/Rl0No1ldYR
We're hosting four public feedback events at different locations where you can hear about our proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2019 and ask questions -- Sept. 4, 5, 10 and 13. Get the details: bit.ly/2NsKFFC https://t.co/1ofsn49hsr
ACC: Skip traffic hassles and save gas money with a free ACC Green Pass. They're available to students enrolled in ACC credit classes, adult education students, and full-time faculty and staff. Whaaaaat? Learn more: bit.ly/2N0IZWY https://t.co/yk2xcj5QPr
SEPT 15 ¡VIVA MÉXICO!: Take a transit adventure with us to this huge celebration of El Dieciséis de Septiembre. Get the details: bit.ly/2wUSiOU https://t.co/2PPJ3F9CFU
September is National Preparedness Month. Devastating hurricanes and wildfires experienced by Texas communities remind us all to prepare for natural disasters. Capital Metro encourages you and your family to have a plan. youtu.be/3HJcYEmzd4A ready.gov #PrepareNow
Get to the game tonight without paying for parking! Cap Metro is an excellent way to get down to the UT campus for Texas Football. We have 6 routes that operate every 15 minutes, serving the UT campus: Routes 6, 7, 10, 18, 801 & 803. Plan your trip: bit.ly/2NUoZCJ https://t.co/6wVVdSpqKp
ICYMI: Hear @CapMetroCEO Randy Clarke talk transit on the @AustinMonitor News show featured on @KOOPradio 91.7FM. bit.ly/2wMOEqm https://t.co/IYD48FugAo
Come out to the Girls Scouts HQ for the Discover the World of Girls event & learn how you can earn this cool transit patch. https://t.co/jRZTek2WRL
HELD OVER! Kids in grades K-12 can ride all of our services for FREE -- Now through December 10. Learn more: capmetro.org. 🚍 🚆 #KidsGoingPlaces https://t.co/JNjpRNYHCk
Expect 20-30 minutes until the end of service tonight due to mechanical issues. We apologize for the delay.
Due to a crash on Guadalupe and 9th, some delays can be expected for all downtown routes. We thank you for your patience. #ATXtraffic
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO: Get the latest information about anticipated bus service delays and detours on our website. bit.ly/2EFWV0B https://t.co/Vt073HTrHW
 
 
 
 
 
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