The City of Austin takes pride in being a sustainable community. You can help us work toward this goal! Taking these four steps can ensure that you’re being a green visitor.
Step One: Go Local
Austin’s local businesses are the pride of the City. Its motto, “Keep Austin Weird,” emphasizes the City’s efforts to ensure that local businesses are the heart of Austin. You can find these businesses by viewing Locally Austin, an interactive map that highlights Austin’s local businesses.
There are several locations where you can plug in electric vehicles around town. Several parking garages even have special parking spots just for electric vehicles. There are even two companies – Car2Go and Zip Car – that offer car share options travelers.
You can also rent bicycles from several locations throughout Austin.