If you’re planning to zip around Austin on two wheels, you might want to keep an eye out for a new place to park your electric scooter.

In an effort to encourage Austinites – and its visitors – to park their dockless scooters and bicycles in areas that do not affect the pathways of pedestrians and vehicles, the City of Austin will soon begin placing designated parking boxes around Austin.

In total, there will be seven new parking boxes.

The first box will be installed Friday morning at 221 W. Sixth Street. Other parking boxes will be placed at:

  • Third Street between Nueces Street and San Antonio Street
  • Fourth Street at San Jacinto Boulevard
  • San Jacinto Boulevard between Fifth Street and Sixth Street
  • Third Street at Trinity Street
  • Fourth Street at Red River Street
  • Fifth Street at Pleasant Valley

To learn more about the City’s dockless mobility program, click here.

~kvueABC