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Global People-Before-Cars Transportation Alliance Launches With $6m Grant  Forbes

New globally-focused transportation non-profit launches in Washington, D.C., with $6-million grant from billionaire Stephen M. Ross.

How Davos Talk Brings Action to Mobility and Transportation Issues  Forbes

Mobility is a sector where the coordination of governments, business, and topic experts is not only beneficial but necessary. Many of the disruptions in mobility ...

Transportation stocks sink after Supreme Court backs trucker who resisted being forced into arbitration after suing over wages  CNBC

In an opinion delivered for a unanimous court, Justice Neil Gorsuch held that courts must decide whether an exception in the Federal Arbitration Act for ...

D.C. names new traffic safety office director — a transportation policy veteran  Washington Post

Mayor Muriel E. Bowser has selected a transportation policy veteran to lead the city's ambitious plan to dramatically reduce traffic fatalities. Linda Bailey will ...

Mayoral candidates detail how they would steer public transportation  Chicago Sun-Times

Nine of the 15 Chicago mayoral candidates took turns tossing around ideas for an improved public transit system Tuesday evening at a forum in Pilsen.

Capitol Agenda for the Week of Jan. 14: The Transportation Industry's Big 12  Transport Topics Online

Organizers for this year's gathering of the Transportation Research Board in Washington have come up with a list of a dozen topic areas that policymakers need ...

Secretary Chao: Drones are a new transportation frontier –Their safe development, testing, deployment matter  Fox News

The Department of Transportation's commitment to integrating drones into the airspace will unlock profound advances in public health, safety, mobility, ...

Alternative transportation eases commute amid viaduct closure  KOMO News

SEATTLE, Wash. — Many commuters turned to alternative modes of transportation to avoid traffic jams because of the Alaskan Way Viaduct shutdown.

4 Mich. projects to improve transportation for elderly, disabled  The Detroit News

Detroit — Four projects to improve access to transportation of the elderly, veterans and those with disabilities across Michigan will receive nearly $4.8 million in ...

709th Support Squadron Revamps Transportation Process to Manage its Fleet of Vehicles |

The 709th Support Squadron here streamlined its transportation and shipping operations to more efficiently manage its fleet of vehicles and cargo shipments.

We can’t tackle climate change if we ignore the main polluter — transportation | TheHill  The Hill

The 116th Congress has begun, and for the first time in years, climate change is on the national agenda. The House of Representatives has established a select ...

The Transportation Department is Funding Autonomous Drones  Nextgov

The Transportation Department is funding research to build artificial intelligence-powered drones and trying to get a better understanding of how autonomous ...

Uncertainty over lawsuit puts Hillsborough’s transportation plans on ice  Tampa Bay Times

County leaders are reluctant to go ahead with transportation projects until a lawsuit disputing the recent sales tax vote is resolved.

Lynchburg City Schools has new transportation director  Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg City Schools announced a new director of transportation during the Lynchburg City School Board meeting Tuesday evening.

2019 transportation: Is Baton Rouge finally on the road to somewhere?  Greater Baton Rouge Business Report

If you're looking for transformational changes to Baton Rouge's transportation infrastructure in 2019, you'll likely be disappointed. Despite a series of positive ...

E-scooters will return to Portland this spring, transportation officials say

Portland transportation officials set the framework for bringing electric scooters back to city streets in 2019.

Expansion of Transportation Center is frustrating Fairport homeowners  RochesterFirst

The expansion of the Fairport Central School District Transportation Center has left a lot of folks who live near and behind it frustrated with the constant noise ...

As Shutdown Stretches On, Transportation Officials Worry About Long-Term Effects  Governing

Local transit agencies are being hit harder than state highway departments. But the shutdown is only part of the problem for transportation funding.

Department of Transportation to hear public opinion on safety updates to Oakland intersections  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

A public meeting on increasing the safety of the intersections of Oak and Pleasant streets and Oak and Heath streets will take place at the Oakland Police Station ...

Gov-elect names transportation, environment, HR heads

Tennessee Gov.-elect Bill Lee has announced his picks to head the state's transportation, environmental and human resources departments.

Transportation for America releases micromobility policy guide  Smart Cities Dive

To help cities grapple with the unexpectedly rapid influx of new micromobility services, Transportation for America has released a "playbook" with policy options ...

Research on sperm transportation reveals new cause of male infertility  Nevada Today

UNR Med-led research team corrects a 150-year-old wrong concept regarding sperm transport; findings could lead to new treatment for male infertility.

GE's Divestment of Transportation Business Gets DOJ Approval

General Electric's (GE) divestment of GE Transportation to Wabtec gets a green signal from the U.S. Department of Justice. It is likely to be advantageous for ...

Transportation matters concern Wa-Nee school board | Local News  Goshen News

NAPPANEE — Transportation was the top topic of conversation at the Monday evening session of the Wa-Nee Community Schools Board of Trustees.

Region 5 wants to hear from residents about transportation  Brainerd Dispatch

The Region Five Development Commission invites Region Five residents to a meeting to discuss regional transit coordination needs. The region consists of ...

What public transportation is—and isn’t—doing during the Seattle Squeeze  Curbed Seattle

As Seattle heads into a three-week traffic, there are some added transit options—and missed opportunities.

Evers Talks Transportation Agenda, Criminal Justice Reform  Wisconsin Public Radio News

A week after taking office, Democratic Gov. Tony Evers is highlighting policy issues where he hopes to see action, including criminal justice reform, ...

Oak Hill Parkway project added to regional transportation plan  Community Impact Newspaper

Jan 15, 2019: A 12-lane highway project in Southwest Austin passed another hurdle Jan. 14 , moving one step closer toward construction. The Capital Area ...

Osceola County to possibly decide on increases in sales tax for transportation projects | WFTV  WFTV Orlando

Voters in Osceola County may soon decide whether to increase the sales tax to pay for road and transportation projects.

SC bans transportation of extracted coal lying at various sites in Meghalaya  The Tribune India

TheTribune: NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday banned the transportation of extracted coal lying at various sites in Meghalaya which has had no ...

The Department of Transportation set to close Kuhio Highway to all traffic Thursday  KITV Honolulu

The Department of Transportation is planning to close Kuhio Highway on Kaua'i to all traffic on Thursday. The closure will last from 8:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. ...

Roaring Fork Transportation Authority, bus drivers' union at odds over pay scale  Aspen Times

Roaring Fork Transportation Authority management and a union for year-round bus drivers are fighting over the interpretation of a wage scale covering the next ...

DeSantis Plane Problem Refuels Debate On Air Transportation  WJCT NEWS

A mechanical problem Friday with a seized drug plane being used to shuttle Gov. Ron DeSantis throughout the state has revived talk of new or improved air.

Palm Tran's New Transportation Service Brings New Jobs to the Glades

Palm Tran is launching a transportation *service* in the Glades that is not only improving travel mobility; it is also adding jobs to the economy.

State transportation department invests $1 million for new UA civil engineering center in Fayetteville  Fayetteville Flyer

The new facility will be located at the Arkansas Research and Technology Park in south Fayetteville.

Michigan seeks input on long-range transportation plan

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Michigan Department of Transportation is seeking public input as it develops a 25-year plan for the state. The "Michigan Mobility ...

Wilson intersection upgrade included in transportation plan  The Wilson Times

Thank you for being one of our most loyal readers. Please consider supporting community journalism by subscribing. Posted Monday, January 14, 2019 10:41 ...

Fewer public transportation options for Clay County residents  WJXT News4JAX

Residents in Clay County, including seniors with disabilities, have one less option for public transportation after the closure of the county's Council on Aging.

Rail News - Pennsylvania DOT leader Richards named to transportation research committee. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Secretary Leslie Richards has been named vice chairman of the 2019 Transportation Research Board (TRB) ...

Group says Ohio transportation system faces funding crisis, urges hike in gas tax  10TV

Ohio's transportation system is on a collision course with budget decreases.

Hanover Park president joins national transportation panel  Chicago Daily Herald

Hanover Park Village President Rodney Craig, has been appointed to the National Leauge of Cities (NLC) 2019 Transportation and Infrastructure Services (TIS) ...

From lanzones farms to transportation hub - Wed, January 16 2019  Jakarta Post

Coming soon: People walk past an MRT station gate that is under construction in Dukuh Atas in Jakarta on Jan.

Tucson freeway traffic jam like today won't happen again, transportation official says  Arizona Daily Star

Major traffic delays like those that affected drivers Monday morning on a stretch of eastbound Interstate 10 in Tucson due to road repairs won't happen again, ...

'Transportation disaster' looms if cities are caught 'flat-footed' by innovation, AVs  Smart Cities Dive

Experts warned of a potential "transportation disaster" in cities if policy fails to keep up with new technologies such as automation, electrification and the sharing ...

Northeastern states band together to tackle transportation pollution  ConnPIRG

How is the Northeast taking on the largest source of planet-warming, climate-changing pollution?

Aging Metro transportation center could see new life with affordable housing for teachers  WZTV

Stormy Wolff and her family can make a good Chicago style pizza in 312's newest location on Nolensville Pike near the Nashville fairgrounds. “It's an up and ...

Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Covenant Transportation Group (CVTI) to Hold  Fairfield Current

Covenant Transportation Group (NASDAQ:CVTI) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report ...

Intelligent Transportation Systems market 2018 CAGR- Key players, Regions, Opportunity  Current News Magazine

Intelligent Transportation Systems market has emerging market size, share, growth rate, opportunity, application, a key player, top manufacturers. It includes ...

Mexico expects faster fuel transportation to drain inventories  Reuters

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's freight transport association expects a contingency plan aimed at speeding up gasoline distribution that began over the ...

Former CARB Transportation Fuel Chief Joins RNG Coalition  NGT News

The Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas (RNG Coalition) has appointed Sam Wade its new director of state regulatory affairs. Wade joins the organization.

5 Transportation Stocks Set to Surpass Q4 Earnings Estimates

The Q4 earnings season could be fruitful for transports due to factors like low oil prices. However, one has to be mindful of factors like high labor costs.

Community gathers to discuss million dollar plan to upgrade Youngstown transportation

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) - Since December, we have been telling you about a $10.8 million grant to improve transportation in Youngstown. It includes a ...

Luxembourg makes all public transport free  CNN

Luxembourg suffers from major traffic jams, so the government plans to make public transportation free for everyone in the tiny European state.

VIA Buses Will Provide Free Transportation to Largest MLK March in the Nation  San Antonio Current

San Antonio's annual Martin Luther King Jr. march is the largest of its kind in the entire nation. Luckily, VIA Metropolitan Transit will provide free...

South Dakota plane crash investigations hindered by shutdown  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

South Dakota is feeling the impact of the partial government shutdown as authorities await investigation into two fatal plane crashes in recent weeks.

CSX Transportation Inc. v. Alabama Department of Revenue  SCOTUSblog

Linked with: Alabama Department of Revenue v. CSX Transportation Inc. Docket No. Op. Below, Argument, Opinion, Vote, Author, Term. 18-612 · 11th Cir.

Gov. Ige Makes Department of Transportation Appointments  Big Island Now

Gov. David Ige and Department of Transportation Director Jade Butay made the following appointments on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019: Lynn A.S. Araki-Regan.

Virgin Hyperloop One: NCDOT summit looks at future technologies  The State

Virgin Hyperloop One has developed technology it says could whisk a pod full of people or cargo through a tube from Raleigh to Charlotte in about 22 minutes.

The dangerous ride-hailing and public transportation equivalency  GreenBiz

Excerpted from "Walkable City Rules: 101 rules for making better places," Jeff Speck (Island Press, 2018). All rights reserved. North America, along with much of ...

Tewksbury Urges Residents To Take Transportation Survey  Tewksbury, MA Patch

Tewksbury Urges Residents To Take Survey - Tewksbury, MA - The survey is part of an effort to identify transportation needs in the Greater Lowell area over the ...

Public transportation in for a bumpy ride, needs to adapt to modern needs  Daily Bruin

Public transportation's days are numbered. The Los Angeles International Airport announced last week it would reduce hours for its FlyAway bus services in ...

Jacksonville transportation hub project moving along  WJXT News4JAX

Progress is being made on the Jacksonville Regional Transportation Center in the LaVilla area, west of downtown.

Following months of bus delays, Seattle Public Schools lays off transportation department leader  The Seattle Times

Other employees at the district will take over Kathy Katterhagen's role overseeing the transportation department.

Deaf, visually impaired man to champion Stoughton transportation iniquities  Wicked Local

Randall Dewitt approached the microphone with a woman standing by his side. But he did not need a microphone at the Jan. 8 Stoughton selectmen's meeting ...

Transportation officials plan pothole blitz in SC

The South Carolina Department of Transportation is sending its crews on a pothole blitz to repair roads across the state.

4 ongoing Frisco transportation projects in 2019  Community Impact Newspaper

Jan 15, 2019: Coit Road The project to widen Coit Road continues from Rockhill Parkway to US 380. The roadway is being expanded to a four-lane divided ...

New MnDOT Leader Calling for Transportation Funding Increase  WJON News

New Minnesota Transportation Commissioner Margaret Anderson Kelliher says she'll be advocating for an ongoing sustainable funding plan for transportation.

Sixteen new projects to enhance transportation across 7 counties in WNC  Mountain Xpress

The N.C. Department of Transportation today unveiled its draft 10 year transportation plan for 2020-2029 at the monthly Board of Transportation meeting in ...

Outgoing Seattle councilmember will guide NHL group's transportation efforts

One of three Seattle councilmembers who have announced they will not run for re-election will work for the group bringing hockey to the city.

Best new transportation at CES 2019  Business Insider

Bell Helicopter unveiled a verticial-takeoff-and-landing air taxi vehicle, called the Bell Nexus, at this year's CES.

Frias Transportation to put brakes on long-standing cab group  Las Vegas Review-Journal

After more than a half decade in the transportation business in southern Nevada, Frias Transportation Management is halting its business operations.

Brokers Set Expectations for Titanium Transportation Group Inc’s FY2023 Earnings (TTR)  Fairfield Current

Titanium Transportation Group Inc (CVE:TTR) – Investment analysts at Cormark issued their FY2023 EPS estimates for Titanium Transportation Group in a report ...

Three finalists sent to DeSantis for Florida’s top transportation job  Tampa Bay Times

Florida experience was a plus for three candidates forwarded Thursday to Gov. Ron DeSantis to be put in charge of the state Department of Transportation, ...

The shutdown is pushing the Transportation Security Administration to the brink  ThinkProgress

The longest government shutdown in U.S. history is putting a severe strain on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), with impacts ranging from ...

Geauga Community Action expands transportation assistance to low-income residents

Geauga Community Action Inc. continues efforts to get people in need to work, medical appointments and more.

Who’s leading the Florida Department of Transportation? Stay tuned.  Tampa Bay Times

Five applicants to become the state's next transportation secretary will be interviewed Thursday by the Florida Transportation Commission, which is expected to ...

Five Ways 2018 Rewrote The Future of Transportation  Forbes

2018 was far from a forgettable year in defining the future of transportation. On positive notes, we saw Tesla reach profitability and an end to the Waymo-Uber ...

Transit agency: No plans for Ventura County sales tax measure to appear on 2020 ballot  Ventura County Star

Previously rejected three times by Ventura County voters, a proposed half-cent transportation sales tax measure likely won't be resurrected for the 2020 ballot.

Does North Carolina’s Transportation Future Include Hyperloop?  Government Technology

(TNS) — Among the speakers at the N.C. Transportation Summit on Wednesday was the representative of a company that has developed technology that he ...

Global Smart Transportation Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2019 – 2025  Journal Dairy

The Smart Transportation Market analysis report covers detailed value chain analysis of the Market. The value chain analysis helps to analyze major upstream.

MTS Equips University To Test New Materials For Construction And Transportation Industries  PRNewswire

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn., Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems, ...

State sued over failure to provide adequate Medicaid transportation  The CT Mirror

Attorneys have filed a class action lawsuit against the state Department of Social Services for failing to provide Medicaid recipients transportation to critical ...

Five Transportation Technologies That Will Boom Or Bust In 2019  Forbes

Will autonomous cars finally become ubiquitous? Will flying cars become a reality? Will tunnel-based transit dig in or collapse? Will scooters survive an ...

House passes bills to reopen Agriculture, Transportation departments  CNN

The House passed two spending bills Thursday to reopen shuttered parts of the government that address public health, agriculture, food stamps and housing, ...

Wabtec and GE Transportation expect to merge in first quarter  Railway Gazette International

USA: The US Department of Justice has closed its review of the pending merger of Wabtec and GE Transportation, the companies announced on January 15.

The Keystone State may have found the key to the next wave of transportation electrification  Utility Dive

Pennsylvania's combination of guiding principles, legislation and collaboration among a broad array of stakeholders may show how to move the EV market into ...

WYDOT director talks future of transportation in Wyoming, locally  Wyoming Tribune

CHEYENNE – Laramie County residents will see improvements to roads, intersections and other transportation infrastructure this year through Wyoming ...

Logo graphic submissions sought for transportation district | Briefs

The Douglas County Transportation District is in need of a logo for its official letterhead.

Dozens displaced by Vermeire fire still in hotel; meals, transportation are a challenge  Sharonherald

HERMITAGE – Walking through the Quality Inn hotel lobby, Stuart Sims pauses to talk to a couple of his buddies watching TV.

Colin McNickle: Chaos ahead for Pa. transportation funding?  Tribune-Review

A nasty storm could be brewing for Pennsylvania's transportation funding regimen, says the executive director of the Allegheny Institute for Public Policy. And, it's ...

Cellphone ban, tolls, widening I-95 among 2019 Va. transportation bills  WTOP

From a potential ban on hand-held cellphones behind the wheel to proposals to widen Interstate 95 and lock in toll increases for the Dulles Greenway, Virginia's ...

Solar Industry Equipment Transportation Market report International Investigate Evaluation & Forecast 2018-2024  Industry News Today

Professional Market Research Survey, Analysis on “Solar Industry Equipment Transportation Market” by global regions. Solar Industry Equipment Transportation ...

5 winners and losers from California governor Jerry Brown's transportation legacy  GreenBiz

No, we're talking about indomitable Jerry Brown, California's 34th and 39th governor, and Oakland's former mayor. At age 80, he left his office Sunday, after ...

Chandra: Transportation EPs | Review  Pitchfork

Perhaps familiar from being sampled by the Avalanches, this New York tween was an inspiring underground star in the early 1980s, a reputation confirmed by ...

Why the West Coast Is Suddenly Beating the East Coast on Transportation  The New York Times

Subways in the Northeast are falling apart and losing riders. Cities on the West Coast are pouring money into their transportation networks.

Editorial: Transportation and the next Tampa mayor  Tampa Bay Times

The transportation tax approved by Hillsborough County voters in November appears enticing to several candidates for Tampa mayor who are offering their own ...

CES 2019 Recap: The Technologies and Ideas Shaping Cities  Metropolis Magazine

CES2019 provided insight into how city governments and the private sector are reimagining the urban landscape, especially vis-a-vis transportation.

Watch: Seniors transportation service needs funding  Edmonton Journal

Drive Happiness is a little-known but incredibly important part of Edmonton's transportation system. It's a non-profit serving seniors who either can't afford a taxi, ...

5 predictions for transportation tech in 2019  GreenBiz

Uber's future? A breakthrough year for electric trucks? Here's what we're watching.

Vaughn Palmer: NDP strategy on Island transportation is to simply buy time  Vancouver Sun

The decision to put things off has more to do with an emerging squeeze on provincial funding for capital projects.

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