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Dream Big: How Would You Change Transportation In Your City?  POLITICO

Tell us one thing you'd do—if you could do anything—to change transportation for the better.


18 of the World's Most Wondrous Public Transportation Options  Atlas Obscura

One of the greatest ways to experience a new place is also one of the simplest: take public transportation. Riding a bus or subway is a wonderful way to explore ...


Uber and Lyft battle Los Angeles over the future of transportation  CNN

Scooters and electric bikes have become pawns in a power struggle between rideshare companies Uber and Lyft and the city of Los Angeles — a tug of war ...


Road to local transportation future still unsure  Post Register

A meeting Tuesday night on the future of public transportation in the Idaho Falls area brought out several possibilities but no answers yet as to what, if anything, ...


ITF 2019 – U.S. Secretary of Transportation talks regulations on futuristic transport technology  FreightWaves

At the International Transport Forum 2019 held in Leipzig, Austria, Elaine L. Chao, the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, spoke at a plenary ...


Bloomington City Council passes transportation plan  Indiana Daily Student

The Bloomington City Council adopted a new transportation plan in a special session Wednesday after deliberating for months and passing 40 amendments.


Transportation is central at Geneseo festival  Monmouth Daily Review Atlas

GENESEO — Transportation is central at Geneseo's annual Trains, Planes & Automobiles celebration.The three-day event includes modes of transportation ...


Autonomous Transportation Startups Should Avoid These Top Mistakes | The Recorder  Law.com

Startup companies are well positioned to address some of the problems in the industry but should be careful to avoid the following potholes.


Bill de Blasio presidential campaign: His NYC transportation legacy  Curbed NY

As New York City's mayor seeks a promotion to the highest office in the land, it's worth exploring his approach to how we get around.


PeaceHealth Rides rolls away with BEST Award for Transportation Options  The Register-Guard

Eugene's bicycle rental system has earned praise from a local public transit advocacy group.Better Eugene-Springfield Transportation (BEST) this week ...


Moving ahead: Transportation efforts show big progress - Port Arthur News  The Port Arthur News

The deepening project for the Sabine Neches Waterway is entering “final, critical” organizational steps for partnering with the Army Corps of Engineers, a local ...


Report: States missing opportunities to electrify transportation with VW money  Energy News Network

Two national advocacy groups are critical of how states have allocated money from the Volkswagen settlement.


Cap and Trade: Lawmakers Face Transportation Conundrum  Oregon Business

A historic bill to reduce Oregon's greenhouse gases is on the cusp of passing if fuel suppliers can be brought on board. As cap-and-trade legislation...


House Subcommittee Approves FY20 Transportation-HUD Bill  Eno Transportation Weekly

May 23, 2019. This morning, the House Subcommittee on Transportation-Housing Appropriations formally approved the draft fiscal year 2020 ...


Transportation Minister Katz: Israel must have a third civilian airport  The Jerusalem Post

Less than six weeks prior to the slated closure of Tel Aviv's Sde Dov Airport, Transportation Minister Israel Katz reiterated that Israel must be home to a third ...


Transportation Budget Includes Money for Northstar Extension  WJON News

The transportation budget bill is headed to the full Minnesota House and Senate for a vote, and it includes funding for extending the Northstar Commuter Rail to ...


Metro, regional transportation officials urge riders to plan ahead before summer station closures  FOX 5 DC

Metro General Manager and CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld was joined by other regional transportation managers Wednesday urging residents who use the Blue and ...


Public meeting on Lakeland transportation hub Thursday - News  The Ledger

LAKELAND — The Florida Department of Transportation will hold an open meeting Thursday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. to discuss a possible transportation hub in ...


CMU to help airport corridor, North Huntingdon with transportation issues  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Traffic21 program will help the Airport Corridor Transportation Association expand shuttle *service*, North Huntingdon with traffic.


Harrisonburg Department of Public Transportation driver named one of nation’s best  Augusta Free Press

Public transit riders in Harrisonburg have the honor of riding with one of the nation's best drivers. And she's got the big trophy to prove it.


transportation Arlington  Inside NoVA

An initiative aimed at reducing bicycle- and pedestrian-involved crashes in Arlington has been honored with a statewide award.


Glendale’s Roadmaster Group handles high-security transportation for Defense Dept., Fortune 500 firms  AZCentral.com

Roadmaster Group's expertise has gained it high-profile clients like General Dynamics and the U.S. Department of Defense.


'Best in the Midwest' — 368th TRS hosts 3rd annual Ground Transportation Rodeo  Myguidon

Story and photo by Airman 1st Class Solomon Cook Members of the Air Force ground transportation career field met for the third annual Ground Transportation.


How Congress, Trump and Obama played favorites with transportation money  Minnesota Public Radio News

The federal government has spent $7 billion on a transportation grant program that often awards money based on political clout and electoral impact, skirting ...


The Future Of Public Transportation  Utah Business

There are plans to expand Frontrunner, TRAX, and other public transportation initiatives in our state. Here's what's coming.


Margaret Franklin focuses on transportation, education, housing in Woodbridge  PotomacLocal.com

Margaret Franklin is running for the Board of Supervisors for Woodbridge, and wants to keep fighting for Woodbridge's potential and growth.


Our transportation plan will improve infrastructure and tackle climate change | Opinion  Philly.com

We need to revitalize our deteriorating national infrastructure, say Senators Tom Carper and Chuck Schumer.


Assembly gives green light to Frazier transportation bills  Fairfield Daily Republic

FAIRFIELD — The full Assembly on Wednesday unanimously approved a transportation spending transparency bill by Assemblyman Jim Frazier, D-Discovery ...


Transportation budget agreement invests billions in roads and bridges, includes MNLARS fix  Minnesota Senate Republican Caucus

An agreement has been reached on a comprehensive transportation funding package that invests billions in Minnesota's transportation infrastructure over the ...


Hawaii transportation department urges travelers to get dropped off at airport to save time  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

With the peak summer travel season kicking off on Memorial Day, state transportation officials are advising travelers to get dropped off instead of paying for ...


Davenport mayor commits to leaving Iowa Department of Transportation's federal aid swap program  Quad City Times

Three of Davenport's elected officials have vowed to leave a contentious program administered by the Iowa Department of Transportation that swaps federal ...


At World Built Environment Forum, the Promises and Perils of Transportation Technology  Engineering News-Record

Transportation infrastructure will need technology to help meet the needs of a growing urban population, and political will to fuel major projects and investor ...


Commercial Space Transportation: Improvements to FAA's Workforce Planning Needed to Prepare for the Industry's Anticipated Growth  Government Accountability Office

Demand for commercial space launches, which send satellites into orbit for government and private customers, is expected to increase in the coming years.


Department of Transportation urges drivers to use caution in construction zones  Bismarck Tribune

The North Dakota Department of Transportation cautioned Wednesday about the dangers of distracted driving in work zones as the agency kicks off its ...


Mayoral transportation forum  The Tennessean

Nashville's mayoral candidates Mayor David Briley, Representative John Ray Clemmons, Council Member John Cooper and Dr. Carol Swain answer questions ...


California sues Department of Transportation for withholding nearly $1 billion in high-speed rail funds  JURIST

The State of California and California High-Speed Rail Authority filed a complaint Tuesday against the US Department of Transportation (DOT) for de-obligating ...


The future of transportation: more drones, and maybe even hoverbikes  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

PARK CITY, Utah -- Transportation executives from all over the country are meeting in Park City this week for the American Association of State Highway and ...


SANDAG proposed four airport transportation projects for the near future -  KUSI

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Imagine travelers from all points of San Diego County and beyond arriving at a Grand Central Station, and transferring to the airport in a ...


Lamont Releases Working Draft of Tolls and Transportation Plan  NBC Connecticut

Gov. Ned Lamont has released a working draft of his transportation investment plan, which includes more details on the tolls proposal and highlights the ...


WY Transportation Commission Awards Construction Projects  laramielive.com

The Wyoming Transportation Commission has awarded a bridge rehabilitation project in Laramie, cattle-guard work, slide repairs, and several other contracts.


Reach Now acquires Validated, a Seattle startup providing transportation incentives  GeekWire

Reach Now is bringing Seattle startup Validated under its roof as the joint mobility venture between BMW and Daimler continues to expand its offerings.


A. Scott Anderson: New UTA leadership provides opportunity for needed Utah transportation revolution  Deseret News

Utah legislators gave the Utah Transit Authority, or UTA, a *fresh* start in 2018 by passing SB136, a visionary law that revamped agency governance and provided ...


Streets for People: State cabinet subverts Louisville’s master transportation plan  Insider Louisville

With a transportation project the cabinet has dubbed “I-Move Kentucky” ramping up later this summer, Louisville will begin to feel the impacts of SHIFT before the ...


Future of diesel technologies in transportation bright, exec says  The Trucker

DALLAS — The future for diesel technologies in freight transportation is bright, even as new fuels and technologies enter the marketplace, thanks to diesel's ...


First Student Awarded New Transportation Contract with Hamilton County Schools - STN Media  School Transportation News

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Hamilton County Schools has selected a new transportation provider to deliver safe and reliable transportation to nearly 13,000 ...


NJ DOT awards transportation grants to Central Jersey  MyCentralJersey.com

New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced the awarding of nearly $20 million in grants under the Safe Routes to School.


Major Carroll County roadways could be expanded under long-term transportation plan; public meeting scheduled  Carroll County Times

The Baltimore Regional Transportation Board will host a public meeting in Carroll County for residents to hear and discuss long-term transportation proposals.


SHARE Microtransit Attends 2019 Community Transportation Association of America Expo  PRUnderground

SHARE, the Columbus-based Microtransit company, is attending the Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) Expo this week in Palm Springs, ...


Peter DeFazio is 'disappointed' but 'committed' to $2 trillion transportation deal, despite Trump's demands  OregonLive

Rep. Peter DeFazio responded to President Trump's decision to cut off infrastructure talks with Democrats.


NEXT Future Transportation Inc. announces the launch of 'THINK NEXT' – A Nordic company to change our view on mobility  TippNews DAILY

OSLO, Norway and SAN JOSE, Calif., May 23, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — NEXT Future Transportation Inc., the game-changing Silicon Valley ...


Global Transportation Finance Newsletter - May 2019 | Vedder Price  JD Supra

In This Issue: Buyer Beware: Court Upholds Punitive Damages Waiver in Case Alleging Fraud for “New” Aircraft Sale -. Embraer v. Dougherty Air Trustee: ...


Poway council: Keep road upgrades in transportation plan  The San Diego Union-Tribune

Regional transportation planners must give improvements to inland North County roads a higher priority if they expect the City Council to endorse a proposal to ...


Transportation key is issue in Mitchel's run for House of Delegates in North Stafford, Woodbridge  PotomacLocal.com

Heather Mitchell, currently a senior aide to Prince William County Board of Supervisors is running for the Virginia House of Delegates and is focused on ...


State Grants Awarded for Active Transportation, Sustainable Communities  Streetsblog California

Caltrans just awarded $40.5 million in Sustainable Communities grants for projects “that reduce transportation-related greenhouse gas emissions and the ...


CH Robinson buys European road transportation firm  DC Velocity

Acquisition of Italy's Dema *Service* is 3PL's second deal for European logistics provider since March.


Inland residents’ ideas sought for Southern California transportation, growth plans  Press-Enterprise

A planning agency is seeking Inland Empire residents' help as it launches an effort to create a blueprint to guide Southern California transportation investments ...


Posh Purse Palooza raises $7635 for Volunteer Transportation Center  Newzjunky.com

WATERTOWN, N.Y. – The Volunteer Transportation Center, Inc. (VTC) is proud to announce its 5th Annual Posh Purse Palooza – a high-end designer purse ...


A step closer to decarbonising long-haul road transportation  Phys.Org

Thanks to the urgent need to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, efforts to promote the deployment of low-carbon alternative fuels (AFs) in transport have ...


Chesterfield schools parts ways with transportation director following school year mired by bus delays, driver resignations  Richmond.com

Following a school year beset by late buses and frustrated parents, the Chesterfield County school system's student transportation director is leaving his job next ...


Americans support an adequately funded national transportation policy  Tacoma Daily News

Nearly eight in 10 Americans (78 percent) believe a national transportation policy that will improve the reliability, accessibility, mobility, and safety of the nation's ...


Dean Transportation employee didn't respond to mother's messages before son's suicide, report shows  Lansing State Journal

LANSING - A Dean Transportation employee failed to return messages regarding bullying left by the mother of a 13-year-old Lansing student in the weeks ...


Neon Desert Music Festival unveils lineup, transportation & vendors  KTSM News Channel 9

El Paso is just days away from the ninth annual Neon Desert Music Festival in Downtown El Paso. This year, the festival has a new location and new streetcar ...


How does Atlanta transportation affect public health? Georgia State wants to know  Curbed Atlanta

Georgia State University's Urban Studies Institute recently secured a $250,000 grant that will allow researchers to examine how access to transportation impacts ...


Video: Lamont's transportation proposal calls for 'no more than 50' toll locations  WFSB

Gov. Lamont released what he called a "working draft" of a transportation proposal, which includes tolls.


5 Coming Breakthroughs in Energy and Transportation  Singularity Hub

On the heels of energy abundance we're seeing a transportation revolution, which sets the stage for a future of travel at lower economic and environmental ...


Transportation: Joblines Bus Will End After August  urbanmilwaukee

Funding for bus to Waukesha County jobs ending and Waukesha doesn't seem to care.


Events: How can the Anacostia not be a transportation barrier?  Greater Greater Washington

In a city known for its walkability, residents and workers in Ward 7 and 8 face a different reality. Long commutes, dangerous streets, and car dependence can ...


Citizens could lose voice unless transportation board finds volunteers  Citrus County Chronicle

Bicycle paths, sidewalks and nature trails are important — just ask any of the thousands of people here who use them every day.


County Board Approves Transportation Funding for Projects Near Amazon HQ2  ARLnow

The Arlington County Board voted to fund several transportation projects this weekend that officials had used to woo Amazon during the tech giant's search for.


Walmart Opens First Stand-alone Transportation Office in Sacramento  Carmichael Times

Sacramento Region, CA | By Kim Ericksen, Elevate Public Affairs. Share this pic with friends! L-R: Derek McCowan, James Hulbert, Richard Prescott, Uni Cerezo ...


Connecticut must invest in its own transportation infrastructure.  Hartford Courant

Time is long overdue to bring our transportation system — and our funding of it — into the age of electric cars, ride-sharing, truly “rapid” public transit and ...


Following Uber/Lyft agreement, Quad-City airport implements transportation application process  Quad City Times

The Quad-City International Airport has implemented a new application process for ground transportation companies — such as taxi and ride-sharing services ...


Dean Transportation employee on leave  WILX-TV

A Dean Transportation employee is on leave Monday, in connection with a 13 year-old student's suicide.


How Kevin Faulconer Touched Off a Historic Debate About San Diego's Transportation Future  Voice of San Diego

SANDAG Executive Director Hasan Ikhrata has laid out a controversial vision for a transit system that is convenient but expensive. Conservatives are laying out ...


Transportation: Union Pushes Higher Wheel Tax for Transit  urbanmilwaukee

Bus. Photo courtesy of MCTS. The Milwaukee County Transit System is considering reducing bus *service* by 10 percent in 2020 to deal with a $6.4 million ...


RRPS board asks state for full transportation funding  Albuquerque Journal

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — There was a lot of money talk at Monday's meeting of the Rio Rancho Public Schools Board of Education. There was also talk about a ...


National Transportation Safety Board releases findings on deadly 2017 Amtrak crash  Curbed Seattle

At about 7:34 a.m. on December 18, 2017, tragedy struck in DuPont near Joint Base Lewis-McChord: An Amtrak train on the Cascades line derailed, moving ...


Report: Latino health requires better housing, transportation, green spaces  NBC News

It's getting harder for many Latinos in the United States to access affordable housing, reliable transportation services and green spaces — resources that are ...


What Does a Zero-Carbon Future Look Like for Transportation in Minnesota?  InsideClimate News

A dozen years ago, Minnesota adopted ambitious carbon-reduction goals, and electric utilities have since cut their emissions sharply—leaving transportation as ...


Economic Growth, Transportation Work Boost Region's Design Firms  Engineering News-Record

Transportation was once again a driving force for designers working in California in 2018. In fact, four of the top 10 entries on the Top Design Firms list reported ...


Bloomfield Animal Shelter Gets State-of-the-Art Transportation Vehicle  TAPinto.net

BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- The Bloomfield Animal Shelter and Animal Control Division have obtained a new state-of-the-art vehicle for responding to calls.


Transportation addressed in preliminary comprehensive plan | News  York News-Times

Editor's note: This is part of an ongoing series regarding a quick look at the several-hundred-page preliminary comprehensive plan update which is being ...


Regional Transportation Program Cuts Emissions Through Fees  ecoRI news

PROVIDENCE — As Rhode Island moves ahead with renewable-energy initiatives such as offshore wind, planners are moving quickly on a regional initiative to ...


Tolls, not more borrowing, is the transportation solution  The CT Mirror

Sometimes wishing for 'the good ole days' requires revisionist history, but I do remember when Connecticut was a state that reflected issues that we all face in a ...


IBM Security: Cybersecurity Threats Growing In Travel and Transportation Industries  Yahoo Finance

Transportation grows to second-most targeted industry for cybercriminals in 2018; New survey finds that more than 70% of travelers have exposed themselves to ...


Borrowing transportation funds, in the short term, makes sense  The CT Mirror

Let's celebrate Gov. Ned Lamont's constructive proposal that would start to solve Connecticut's Transportation Crisis! Using short term borrowing to bridge the ...


In the wake of a school-bus crisis, an audit of Seattle schools’ transportation arm finds ‘lack of urgency to change’  Seattle Times

As the district tries to move past its recent school-bus crisis, an external review found that its transportation department lacks the urgency to change.


Boston transportation planning getting a boost from national partnership  Curbed Boston

National Association of City Transportation Officials—NACTO—will advise Boston on a project to both improve transit and reduce carbon emissions.


'I feel the disabled have been forgotten' - Anchorage woman wants new transportation system for disabled commuters  KTUU.com

A handicapped woman in Anchorage is advocating for what she says should be equal access to public transportation services in the city.


Federal grant announced to improve transportation and health care access in Genesee County  nbc25news.com

FLINT, Mich. -Congressman Dan Kildeeand the Flint Mass Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that Flint MTA has been awarded a federal grant ...


Local transportation museum offering memorial scholarship  WABI

In honor of a long term employee and volunteer Cliff Vining who has passed away.


Louisville's newest transportation option? A mini-taxi that's popular in Asia and Africa  Courier Journal

Bourbon City Cruisers is launching Louisville Tuk Tuk Tours, which are downtown tours that feature the three-wheeled mini-taxis.


By the numbers: Broward’s transportation tax plan revs up  Sun Sentinel

Broward County residents and shoppers have been paying a higher sales tax since January 1 to pay for county transportation projects — and the pennies are ...


Transportation for migrants to Florida sought by feds  Tampa Bay Times

Two days before two Florida counties expressed alarm that thousands of migrants could be dropped off in Florida, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement ...


Unsuck DC Metro Called Out Public Transportation's Failings, So Local Media Doxed Him  Reason

For those of us who live in Washington, D.C. and rely on public transportation, Unsuck DC Metro has been a dose of sanity in a world gone mad. The beloved ...


Intersections, turn signal, cycling, bike lanes, protected bike lane, traffic signal, NACTO  Streetsblog Denver

If cities revamped their intersections to slow down turning vehicles and changed traffic signals to give people more time to cross lanes, they could reduce traffic ...


Pioneer Railcorp to be purchased by BRX Transportation Holdings  Peoria Journal Star

PEORIA — Pioneer Railcorp has agreed to a purchase by BRX Transportation Holdings, LLC.BRX will pay $18.81 per share to stockholders to acquire Pioneer, ...


District 3 candidates forum season continues with 'Transportation, Housing, & Sustainability' event  CHS Capitol Hill Seattle News

At this rate, you'll have your minds made up before summer. Thursday night brings yet another District 3 candidates forum — this one focused on some pretty ...


Chairwoman Sherrill Opening Statement for Climate Resilient Transportation Infrastructure Hearing  InsiderNJ

Chairwoman Sherrill Opening Statement for Climate Resilient Transportation Infrastructure Hearing. (Washington, DC) – Today, the House Committee on ...


Colorado gives utilities one year to file transportation electrification plans  Utility Dive

Colorado lawmakers have approved a measure requiring utilities to file transportation electrification plans by May 2020, a move clean energy advocates say will ...


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