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$9.9B transportation budget includes salmon, ferry funds  KOMO News

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington House Democrats released their two-year transportation budget proposal Monday, with $9.9 billion in spending for ...



Atlanta announces its first-ever city department of transportation  The Architect's Newspaper

Last week, Atlanta's Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the city will be setting up its first-ever transportation department. As one of the largest ...


Columbus council approves pair of deals to help residents with transportation  The Columbus Dispatch

Columbus is preparing to launch Smart Columbus projects that will allow buses to communicate with traffic signals, and to build out transportation hubs where ...


SAVE THE DATE: Transportation forum Tuesday, April 9, White River Junction  vtdigger.org

VTDigger and Energy Action Network (EAN) invite the public into a conversation with state leaders about the future of our transportation system. The Road to the ...


Council considering pair of deals to help residents with transportation  The Columbus Dispatch

The Columbus City Council is expected to vote Monday on a pair of agreements that will inform the public about new transportation technology for consumers ...


Public opinion sought on area transportation plan  WKYT

Fayette and Jessamine County residents are being invited to offer input on the region's '2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan.


Route 11 is out, Route 85 is in as council revises transportation plan  Norwich Bulletin

The last time southeastern Connecticut's long-term transportation plan was revised, the extension of Route 11 played a big part in the region's future.The 2015 ...


2020-2024 Transportation Improvement Plan unveiled  Local News Digital

COLUMBUS, Ind. – The Columbus Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO) hosted an open house Monday to unveil the draft of its 2020-2024 ...


Connecting points: Report outlines plan to improve regional transportation  GazetteNET

AMHERST — Fare increases, *service* cuts, greenhouse emissions and rural transportation took center stage at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on ...


Columbia School Board candidates Q&A: School transportation  Cherokee Tribune Ledger News

The three candidates for Columbia School Board seats answer a question about the proposed bill for high school students to use city buses as school buses.


Transportation weekly: Nuro dreams of autonomous lattes, what is a metamaterial, Volvo takes the wheel  TechCrunch

Welcome back to Transportation Weekly; I'm your host Kirsten Korosec, senior transportation reporter at TechCrunch. We love the reader feedback. Keep it ...


8 Ways to Improve State DOTs, According to Smart Growth Advocates  Governing

State transportation departments are often criticized for being too highway-centric. Here are some suggestions for changing that.


Top 10 Blunders #7 – Disregarding Transportation Market Realities  Produce Blue Book

The current state of the transportation marketplace is unlike anything seen in the last two decades. The power in shipper-carrier relationships has changed ...


Newest version of Ohio transportation budget to provide $55 million annually for public transportation  WTOL

Their public transportation proposal provides less than $100 million proposed by the house but more than $40 million in Governor DeWine's original proposal.


Getting There: Artists-in-residence explore what defines Washington transportation  The Spokesman-Review

Two artists-in-residence hired by the state aim to bring a creative touch to Washington's transportation goals, such as alternatives to single-motorist commuting.


Aviation safey/security Archives  Eno Transportation Weekly

The GAO has issued a new report entitled Auto Safety: Status of NHTSA's Redesign of Its Crashworthiness Data System. It can be read at http://goo.gl/jLpyff The ...


We need realistic transportation planning for a vibrant, livable downtown | Guest Commentary  Santa Cruz Sentinel

Last Tuesday night, the Santa Cruz City Council held a study session on Transportation Demand Management (TDM). This may be an obscure sounding phrase ...


WV Department of Transportation Releases List of Secondary Road Projects  WOWK

A statewide list of secondary road projects has now been put together by the West Virginia Department of Transportation and is available for the public to see.


ITD seeks comment on transportation plan | Local | dnews.com  Moscow-Pullman Daily News

The Idaho Transportation Department is seeking public input on its long-range transportation plan IDAGO 2040.


11 transportation updates from Cedar Park, Leander for March 2019  Community Impact Newspaper

Improvements to the North Brushy Street streetscape include reconstruction of two blocks of the street. The project is expected to be completed by May at the ...


ATVs only form of transportation to and from lake community near Schuyler  KETV Omaha

Residents of Lake Socorro have to use four-wheelers until their access road is rebuilt following the flooding.


The 'Transportation Plan': Preparing for the Normandy invasion  Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base

By early January 1944, Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force, or SHAEF, had begun planning for the greatest seaborne invasion in history, ...


Fort Saskatchewan to get transportation upgrades  Daily Commercial News

FORT SASKATCHEWAN, ALTA. — Fort Saskatchewan is planning major transportation upgrades this year, including building a new Fort Saskatchewan Bridge ...


Complete list of potential secondary road projects released by W.Va. Transportation Department  WDTV

A complete list of secondary roads that state Division of Highways crews recommend need quick attention has been released by Gov. Jim Justice's office.


State road engineers to get Caldwell County Fiscal Court input on transportation needs  WPSD Local 6

CALDWELL COUNTY, KY — Two Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials will meet with the Caldwell County Fiscal Court Tuesday to get local leaders' ...


Gwinnett County Public Schools recognizes transportation officials at annual banquet  Gwinnettdailypost.com

Gwinnett County Public Schools recently recognized its transportation professionals for their *service* to Gwinnett students and their families, specifically ...


Local Voices Network: Community members say more, better public transportation needed  Madison.com

In recent weeks, Madison area residents have also shared their thoughts and ideas around transportation in Madison in small group discussions. A project ...


Mayor: San Antonio must address transportation needs  KTXS

City leaders are crafting a plan to tackle the problem of congestion in San Antonio. Mayor Ron Nirenberg said before a crowd of business leaders that a task ...


Winnebago Board to Take Up Controversial State Transportation Bill  KIOW

The Winnebago County Board of Supervisors will meet this morning beginning at 9am with a discussion on the Insurance Agreement with the Winnebago ...


Tuesday's Brief: Encore Boston Harbor Transportation Update, School Safety Hearing, ZLC Meeting  NorthEndWaterfront.com

Today is Tuesday, March 26 if you're looking for a new spin on a local favorite, be sure to check out the new Night Shift Brewing location that recently opened at ...


A transportation solution to move Connecticut forward  The CT Mirror

Creating and maintaining a modern and efficient system of transportation will be one of the keys to the future prosperity of Connecticut's economy. However ...


Bill Aims to Reshape Active Transportation Program  Streetsblog California

A bill sponsored by the Bay Area Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) would restructure the way funding is allocated and projects are managed in the ...


City council to look at transportation enhancement, ADA at work session  Devil's Lake Daily Journal

The Mexico City Council will hold a work session tonight to review the Transportation Engineering Assistance Program in conjunction with the Americans with ...


volunteer transportation center  The Batavian

Press release: Volunteer drivers are needed throughout Genesee County. The Volunteer Transportation Center Inc. (VTC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization ...


New Greater Jakarta transportation authority to be created in July  Jakarta Post

The new transportation authority is designed to control the entire transportation system in Greater Jakarta.


New Long Beach Transit Partnerships Increase Access To Regional/Long-Haul Transportation  Long Beach Business Journal - Long Beach News

Long Beach Transit (LBT) has announced two partnerships to expand both regional and long-distance transportation options for Long Beach residents.


Bombardier Transportation to showcase latest mobility solutions at Exporail in Mexico City  GlobeNewswire

BERLIN, March 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mobility technology leader Bombardier Transportation will present its innovative rail products and services at ...


Can Elon Musk ease city's transportation woes?  Travel Weekly

The underground system could potentially accommodate up to 11000 passengers per hour on high-speed autonomous shuttles, zipping around a closed loop.


Utah transportation leaders gets an unexpected gift: an extra $371 million to spend on some big projects  Salt Lake Tribune

It's better than pennies from heaven: Good fortune produced an unexpected $371 million that the Utah Department of Transportation wants to use to upgrade ...


Wilmington airlines land spot on $285M transportation contract  Dayton Business Journal

The Wilmington companies were the only Ohio-based airlines to win a spot on the nearly $285 million award, which also included travel giants Delta Air Lines, ...


City Transportation Commissioner on Managing the Streets, Expanding the Subway, & More  Gotham Gazette

Trottenberg, middle, with de Blasio, left (photo: NYC DOT). New York needs to rapidly build more subway stops, get people out of cars, rethink its approach to ...


Operations in Flight: How Drones Are Revolutionizing Transportation and Logistics  SupplyChainBrain

Across all industries, drones became the innovation buzzword of 2018. In the consumer sector, drones are revamping photography and providing a new hobby, ...


Critics say transportation needs to be a funding priority in Colorado  FOX 31 Denver

DENVER -- Whether you're commuting to work or heading out to the mountains for a weekend getaway, chances are you're driving on Colorado roads to your ...


DOE awards contract for emergencies involving transportation of radiological materials  Los Alamos Monitor

The U.S. Department of Energy announced the award of a $4.5 million contract to Technical Resources Group, Inc. to provide support to federal, state, tribal and ...


Community Transportation Network is Positively Fort Wayne  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Fort Wayne retiree David Lechleitner is one of thousands of residents who relies on the services of the Community Transportation Network ...


Arizona State Transportation Board member wants to hear pros, cons on I-10 barriers  ABC15 Arizona

An Arizona State Transportation Board member has requested that the issue of whether cross-median barriers should be placed on Interstate 10 between ...


Chamber celebrates transportation  The Recorder

GREENFIELD — The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce continued its 100th birthday celebration with a presentation on past, present and future ...


Ohio's gas tax increase should also benefit public transportation: Amanda Woodrum (Opinion)  cleveland.com

If Ohio is going to raise its gas tax, it should use some of that money to benefit public transportation, guest columnist Amanda Woodrum says.


Public transportation input wanted | Community  Bolivar Herald-Free Press

The Southwest Missouri Council of Governments is seeking public input regarding regional transportation needs.


Transportation Department seeks audit of FAA's certification of Boeing 737 Max 8  CNBC

Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Tuesday sent a memo to Calvin Scovel, inspector general of the department, formalizing the request.


‘We’re all in this pothole together’: Transportation funding, gas tax and #MNPotholes are the talk of the Capitol  St. Paul Pioneer Press

As Gov. Tim Walz makes his push for a gas tax hike, even taking to Twitter to hashtag the topic, a host of Minnesota mayors, from Rochester to Ely to Oak Park ...


Department of Transportation asking Mainers to select their favorite bridge  Press Herald

The Maine Department of Transportation is hosting its own version of March Madness, the NCAA men's basketball tournament that typically ensnares millions of ...


Incorporation of Transportation Companies in Egypt  Lexology

The New Parliamentary Regulations on the Procedures of Incorporation of Transportation Companies according to the Egyptian Investment Law: In the…


Pelican Institute proposes policy solutions to state's transportation headaches  The Hayride

Today the New Orleans-based Pelican Institute for Public Policy proposed a new transportation reform agenda as part of its free-market policy platform, “A Jobs ...


P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc. (PTSI) Soars 8.8% on March 25  Equities.com

P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc. is a P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc is a United States-based company engaged in truckload dry van carrier transporting ...


Monday Sector Leaders: Transportation Services, Precious Metals  Nasdaq

In trading on Monday, transportation services shares were relative leaders, up on the day by about 3.6%. Leading the group were shares of Hunter.


Transportation planner sees merit in speeding up Canal streetcar service  The Lens

The proposed pilot program to improve Canal streetcar performance is kicking up a lot of online pushback. In my view, the critics are shortsighted. The Canal line ...


New council tackles regional transportation gaps  West Central Tribune

WILLMAR — Efforts are underway to create a regional transportation plan addressing everything from public transit to Uber. The goal is to build a network of ...


Wittman talks transportation and immigration at Stafford town hall meeting  Fredericksburg.com

Transportation, border security, immigration and the government shutdown were among the issues addressed by Rep. Rob Wittman, R–1st District, during a ...


The 11 biggest Bay Area transportation projects — and when they'll be done  San Francisco Chronicle

While the problem of crowded public transit and highways is unlikely to be solved any time soon, here's a rundown of major Bay Area transportation projects that ...


MBTA Fare Hike Could Make Traffic Worse, Transportation Advocate Says  wgbh.org

Chris Dempsey of the group Transportation for Massachusetts says he believes the MBTA fare hike sends the wrong message, and could make Boston traffic ...


Transportation Weekly: Uber’s spending habits, Tesla Model Y, scooters and AVs in Austin  TechCrunch

Welcome back to Transportation Weekly; I'm your host Kirsten Korosec, senior transportation reporter at TechCrunch. We love the reader feedback. Keep it ...


Group says Pennsylvania's transportation funding gap at $5.5B  ABC27

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Pennsylvania says the gap between how much transportation is funded versus what they need is well into ...


Future of Houston's public transportation: METRO's Moving Forward Plan wants to hear from you  KPRC Click2Houston

KPRC2 and Telemundo Houston will team up for a phone bank with METRO Wednesday about the future of transportation in our region.


Boston's transportation head to depart for job in Austin  The Boston Globe

Gina Fiandaca, the city's head of transportation since 2015 and a lifelong resident of East Boston, is leaving Mayor Martin J. Walsh's administration for a ...


Transportation Committee Advances 3 Toll Bills  CT News Junkie

HARTFORD, CT — A key legislative committee passed three bills that pave the way for electronic tolling in Connecticut after three hours of debate Wednesday.


Cap and trade revision includes refunds to cover higher fuel costs  Portland Business Journal

Oregon would return around one-fifth of the revenue expected from cap and trade to households at or below the median income level under a plan introduced ...


Pennsylvania lawmakers attempt to head off transportation funding problems  Tarentum Valley News Dispatch

A state lawmaker announced Wednesday that she will lead an effort to address Pennsylvania's looming transportation crisis and the possible $50 million annual ...


Wall Street Journal: Transportation Department inspector general investigating FAA's approval of Boeing 737 Max  CNN

The Transportation Department's Inspector General has opened an investigation into the Federal Aviation Administration's approval of Boeing's 737 Max planes, ...


Amendment removed from transportation bill | News, Sports, Jobs  Warren Tribune Chronicle

WARREN — A provision in the transportation budget bill crafted by local transportation officials and a local senator opposed by some senior groups, including.


Aging population in New Hampshire creates challenges for transportation  WMUR Manchester

New Hampshire's population is aging faster than most states, and it's creating challenges for transportation companies.


Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc (RRTS) Plunges 6.86% on March 25  Equities.com

Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc (RRTS) had a rough trading day for Monday March 25 as shares tumbled 6.86%, or a loss of $-0.0315 per share, ...


FEN: A High-Yielding MLP Fund To Profit Off Energy Transportation Growth  Seeking Alpha

MLPs are an excellent way to generate high levels of income from your portfolio, although they have been overlooked somewhat since the oil crisis. FEN is one ...


Ohio Senate passes transportation budget bill that slashes gas tax increase  NBC4i.com

The bill passed by the Senate Thursday evening contains a 6-cent gas tax increase on both gasoline and diesel. This is down from the 10.7-cent increase the ...


The Spot: Bennet is nearing an announcement, budget week is — almost — here, and more on transportation money  The Denver Post

Denver Post politics reporter Nic Garcia delves into a busy week on Colorado's political scene, including the tug of war over transportation money in the state ...


Lexington reveals 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan  WKYT

Lexington city organizers are looking decades down the road with their new 2045 Metropolitan Transportation Plan.


San Francisco May Put Transportation Taxes on 2020 Ballot  Bloomberg Tax

Transportation taxes could make a return appearance on San Francisco Bay Area ballots in 2020.


Gas fee among ideas as Colorado lawmakers figure out how to pay for transportation  The Denver Post

When it comes to the $9 billion project backlog that faces Colorado's state highways, state legislators agree there's an urgent need to raise more money to chip ...


CT transportation crisis remains stuck in neutral: Getting There  CTPost

When are we finally going to do something about our transportation crisis? That question has been asked for decades, but never answered, or more importantly, ...


On Beacon Hill, talk again turns to transportation revenue  Boston.com

BOSTON (AP) — With another MBTA fare hike looming this summer, talk on Beacon Hill and beyond is again turning to additional ways to help pay for the state's ...


Transportation Listening Tour Scheduled for Muhlenberg Stop  SurfKY News

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (3/25/19) — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials are expected to attend the March 28 Muhlenberg Fiscal Court meeting to ...


Locals react to president’s budget proposal for transportation dollars  FOX 8 Live WVUE

Millions of vehicles traverse state highways and bridges, and members of Louisiana's congressional delegation reacted recently to parts of President Trump's ...


Comments being taken on bike and pedestrian transportation plan  Lewiston Sun Journal

The Bangor Area Comprehensive Transportation System (BACTS) is taking comments on a proposed long-range pedestrian bicycle and transportation plan.


Colorado lawmakers earmark $30M more for roads and transportation, disappointing advocates  The Denver Post

Colorado lawmakers have recommended adding $30 million for transportation to next year's state budget — a figure that falls short of what road advocates and a ...


Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Settles Owner-Operator Lawsuit for $100 Million  Transport Topics Online

Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. has agreed to pay a $100 million settlement to an estimated 20,000 owner-operator truck drivers who alleged in a ...


Pflugerville debuts online interactive map for resident input on future transportation projects  Community Impact Newspaper

As the city of Pflugerville prepares to update its Transportation Master Plan, area residents can submit feedback through an online interactive map. Users can ...


What Happened With Roadrunner Transportation Today  Motley Fool

This troubled trucker is navigating the potholes that come with a share price below $1.


Prince George's school system responds to list of parent concerns regarding transportation  CapitalGazette.com

In January, District 5 school board representative Raaheela Ahmed held a meeting for parents where they discussed problems and possible solutions for a ...


China Smart Cities Market 2019-2023: Focus on Smart Infrastructure, Smart Transportation, & Video - Increasing Population, Need for Rapid Urbanization, and Governments' Initiatives  Benzinga

DUBLIN, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "China Smart Cities Market by ICT Components (Hardware, Software, Services), Segments (Smart Infrastructure, ...


Lists of suggested secondary roadwork submitted to Department of Transportation, governor  WDTV

Over the past three days, the 10 West Virginia Division of Highways districts have been compiling a list of suggested secondary road work across the state.


$158,000 and counting: Legal costs rise in suit against Hillsborough transportation tax  Tampa Bay Times

Public agencies are spending thousands on lawyers to defend a lawsuit by County Commissioner Stacy White that challenges the voter-approved measure.


Transportation Department plans to audit certification process for Boeing 737 MAX  GeekWire

In the wake of two catastrophic crashes, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao opened the way for an audit of the Boeing 737 MAX certification process.


'It’s a Car in a Very Small Tunnel': Actual Transportation Professionals Unimpressed With Musk's Boring Company  Jalopnik

At the behest of their board, who apparently didn't want to discuss billion-dollar train tunnels without exploring other options, top Virginia transportation officials ...


Global Transportation Infrastructure Market Trend 2019 – Bechtel, ACS Group, Globalvia Inversiones (GVI), VINCI, Alstom, Royal Bam Group  Industry News Daily

The global “Transportation Infrastructure Market” report delivers a comprehensive and systematic framework of the Transportation Infrastructure market at a ...


9 Shared-Mobility Startups Eager To Disrupt Transportation  Forbes

Updated with the winner at the end. Nine upstarts pitched ideas to advance the booming shared-mobility industry Thursday in Chicago. Some tackled the young ...


SENATE APPROPS CMTE HRG ON FY2020 DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION BUDGET REQ, Mar 27, 2019, DC, 10:00 am ET  SpacePolicyOnline.com

The Transportation-HUD subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee will hold a hearing on the Department of Transportation (DOT) budget request ...


Transportation Committee to vote on tolls in Connecticut  WTNH.com

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) - The possibility of putting tolls on our roads is expected to pass another hurdle at the state capitol as lawmakers prepare to vote on ...


Airport ground transportation company to lay off 102 in Orlando  Orlando Business Journal

The shuttle *service* provider will cease operations April 30.


Residents give opinions at transportation meeting  Newnan Times-Herald

Community members shared their opinions on transportation in Coweta County at the first in a series of meetings held by the Coweta County Chamber of ...


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