Transport News courtesy of Transportation News Radio

News of multimodal transport and logistics

Noticias del transporte Transporte News Radio

Transport News. Latest news and current transport and logistics: road, rail, sea, air, supply chain. free information.


5-Year Transportation Plan Includes Corridor Work

Des Moines, Iowa — (RI) — The state Transportation Commission has approved the latest draft of its five-year Transportation Improvement Program.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Spring Cypress Road improvements underway and 5 other transportation project updates in Spring, Klein  Community Impact Newspaper

May 18, 2019: 1. Champions Drive upgrades A $13.3 million joint project between Harris County Precinct 4 and Champions Municipal Utility District to upgrade ...

Helmet requirement for scooters holds up transportation bill talks

Negotiations over the transportation bill have been derailed by the question of whether to require e-scooter riders to wear helmets. Gotcha Bike photo.

Rhythm N' Blooms: Street closures, parking, transportation options  WATE 6 On Your Side

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - The 10th Rhythm N' Blooms Music Festival takes over the Old City this weekend with some road closures and traffic changes you ...

SANDAG considers options for regional transportation future -  KUSI

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – In the next few months, we'll be hearing more about the regional transportation plan from SANDAG. The San Diego Association of ...

CDOT Wants Your Input On How To Spend Transportation $$  CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation on Friday unveiled a new survey to hear from the public about the priorities in their communities ...

Open house to be held on public transportation  6 On Your Side

VRT Planners have already met with Meridian City staff members to explore ways of improving transportation in what's known as "Valley Connect 2.0"

Local News Concertgoers have transportation options over EDC weekend Joyce Lupiani 5:34 AM, May 17  KTNV Las Vegas

The Electric Daisy Carnival or EDC begins today at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway and that means there will be a lot more cars on local roads.

We need a new revenue source for transportation  The CT Mirror

Nobody denies that there is an infrastructure crisis in Connecticut: 57 percent of public roads are in poor condition; 338 bridges are rated as structurally deficient.

Cannabis market a huge opportunity for transportation and logistics industry  FreightWaves

Cannabis presents a huge opportunity for transportation and logistics firms willing to navigate the chaos of an emerging market, a leading cannabis economist ...

Transportation Dept. release work schedule | News, Sports, Jobs  Gloversville Leader-Herald

The state Department of Transportation has announced area roadwork, effective Monday. Montgomery County ∫ Village of Fultonville: Route 920P, Route 30A ...

Secretary of Transportation Orders Suspension of Air Service Between the US and Venezuela  All On Georgia

With the approval of the Secretary of State and in close coordination with the Acting Secretary of Homeland Security, Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao ...

Transportation, transit and redistricting on commission agendas | North Port Sun

SARASOTA — When Sarasota County commissioners meet Tuesday and Wednesday, three pressing issues will command their attention.

King County Metro and City of Redmond seek feedback on transportation needs  King County

King County Metro and the City of Redmond are working together to bring better transportation services to Education Hill, Bear Creek, Downtown and the ...

Political Notes: A skeptical eye on Livable Frederick's transportation goals  Frederick News Post

My commute to work each weekday is fairly simple. I enter my car in downtown Frederick, and roughly 10 minutes later, arrive at The Frederick News-Post's ...

Leander ISD board greenlights hiring employees for new transportation facility  Community Impact Newspaper

With the fall opening of a new transportation facility in the northern part of the district, Leander ISD plans to hire 16 employees for the facility, including 15 ...

Joint Transportation, Highways, Military Committee Focuses On Funding During Interim Session  Wyoming Public Media

The Wyoming Legislature's joint Transportation, Highways and Military Affairs Committee met for an interim session in Gillette this week.

White House weighs transportation official for Fed spot, reports say  MarketWatch

A senior Transportation Department official is being considered for one of the available Federal Reserve positions, according to press reports.

VIDEO: Lawmakers continue to spar over transportation plans  WFSB

As the battle over tolls heats up, there was more sparring between Gov. Ned Lamont and Republican leaders.

Europe Drone Logistics & Transportation Market to 2027 - Beyond the Visual Line of Sight to Accentuate the Demand for Commercial Drone Services  Yahoo Finance

DUBLIN, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Europe Drone Logistics & Transportation Market to 2027 - Regional Analysis and Forecasts by Type; Application; ...

Virgin Hyperloop One raises $172 million to advance its futuristic transportation dreams  The Verge

Virgin Hyperloop One has raised $172 million in new funding to bring its futuristic transportation dreams to life, according to new filings with the United States ...

PODCAST: Transportation Is the Heart of Cities

When you think about how to build more resilient cities, does transportation come to mind? Whether we realize it or not, mobility – the choices we make to get ...

Transportation Leaders Examine Market Concerns in Freight Rail Industry  Transport Topics Online

The leaders of the transportation policy panel of the U.S. House of Representatives expressed concern about possible unfair trade practices in the freight rail ...

Yuma mayor discusses transportation, volunteers, and TSA amid humanitarian crisis  KYMA

One month after the mayor of Yuma signed an emergency declaration, following an overwhelming influx of illegal immigrants crossing in through our region, ...

The upstart transportation company hoping to fill Bieber's void has been dealt a setback by PennDOT  Reading Eagle

The agency rejected Clydesdale Lines' application into a federal program that provides funding for public *service* transportation lines.

Cost for rural transportation could increase in Etowah County  Alabama's News Leader

Getting around Etowah County may get a little more expensive for some people. The county's Transportation Department is proposing an increase in fees for ...

Rail News - BRX Transportation to acquire Pioneer Railcorp. For Railroad Career Professionals  Progressive Rail Roading

Pioneer Railcorp today announced it has entered into a merger agreement under which BRX Transportation Holdings LLC will acquire the railroad holding ...

Future of Austin’s transportation revealed in KVUE Transportation Town Hall

AUSTIN, Texas — As Austinites grow more frustrated with the city's traffic congestion, transportation leaders came together for KVUE's Digital Transportation ...

Beacon Hill leaders don't have a plan yet to tackle transportation crisis  The Boston Globe

What many consider a looming transportation crisis is lacking something crucial: A road map from state leaders to address it.

Checking in on ‘T2020,’ Metro’s transportation funding measure

We're now three months since the official launch of Metro's effort to raise funds for transportation infrastructure via a bond measure that could go to voters in ...

Florida VA Clinic Approves Transportation Assistance For Blind Veteran, After Initial Denial  The Daily Caller

A VA clinic in Florida is backtracking after initially refusing to provide accommodations to a blind veteran. Luther Bryan, 73, served in the Air Force from ...

Republicans Stand Strong Against Tolls, Offer Alternative Transportation Plan  NBC Connecticut

Republican lawmakers announced a five-step transportation plan Thursday, an alternative to the toll proposal supported by the governor and top Democrats.

Craven County seeks feedback from public about transportation needs  WNCT

A new plan focuses on transportation in Craven County.

House T&I Members Sound Skeptical of State-Owned Chinese Transportation Firms  Eno Transportation Weekly

May 17, 2019. The full House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee held a hearing yesterday on the participation of state-owned entities in the public ...

Guest Commentary: Lawmakers delayed asking voters for more transportation funding so CDOT can learn what Coloradans really need  The Denver Post

Wisely, lawmakers from both sides of the aisle championed the delay of a $2.3 billion transportation ballot measure. This step accepts the feedback of voters ...

The future of transportation arrives in Providence, then leaves without its first rider  The Providence Journal

PROVIDENCE -- The automated vehicle future arrived in Providence at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday morning.Then it halted. Its would-be first passenger was otherwise ...

Orange County mayor pushing for sales tax to increase transportation funding  WESH 2 Orlando

Orange Mayor Jerry Demings said Thursday during his State of the County address that he wants a one cent sales tax hike that would lead to improved ...

With Commonwealth Transportation Board's blessing, Arlington's Jefferson Davis Highway will become Richmond Highway

ARLINGTON — Almost 100 years after Confederate sympathizers named a major Virginia road after the president of their lost cause, Arlington County won ...

Fort Wayne school loses transportation over payment issues

A transportation company is ceasing to provide *service* to a Fort Wayne school over $20000 in unpaid fees.

The Technological Culture of Ethical Transportation  Forbes

How can we move away from privately owned vehicles towards ethical transportation?

Connections: Discussing Rochester's bike lane problem, and the benefits of active transportation  WXXI News

Rochester has a bike lane problem. That's according to research and reporting done by WXXI's health reporter, Brett Dahlberg. He spent eight weeks.

News briefs: Strive Beyond promotes alternative transportation, Asheville hosts home ownership fair  Mountain Xpress

Formerly Strive Not To Drive, the Land of Sky Regional Council's Strive Beyond program is hosting a number of events throughout May that encourage Western ...

Huntsville to expand its transportation services  WAAY

We're about a month and a half away from expanded transportation services in Huntsville. The city will start Saturday bus *service* on July 1st. They'll also extend ...

Transportation IPO Review: Lyft And Uber Hit The Brakes  Seeking Alpha

Recent IPOs from Lyft and Uber have performed poorly. S-1 and 8-K filings reveal worrisome trends of slowing growth and ballooning losses in both companies.

Report: It may actually be cheaper to drive than take public transportation  Boston 25 News

Is public transportation costing you more than driving yourself? A new report shows that driving your car may save you in the long run.

Reduced congestion, expanded greenways among transportation goals  Greenville Daily Reflector

Friday, May 17, 2019. The city of Greenville will create an online survey to gather public opinion on plans to improve area transportation routes in the next 25 ...

Transportation Department Suspends Air Travel To Venezuela  The Daily Wire

On Wednesday, the Transportation Department has suspended all commercial flights to the South American nation of Venezuela as the country remains in ...

Transportation rules for medical marijuana are “idling”  KAIT

Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission recently approved rules to transport medical marijuana products.

Waco Midway honors CISD transportation department | Local News  Cleburne Times-Review

The Cleburne ISD transportation department has been honored by the Waco Midway High School baseball team for going the extra mile.

U.S. plans to send transportation security staff to U.S.-Mexico border  Reuters

The Trump administration plans to redirect Transportation Security Administration staff to the U.S. southern border to assist with immigration duties and migrant ...

5 transportation projects to know in the Lake Houston area during May 2019  Community Impact Newspaper

May 17, 2019: 1. Woodland Hills Drive intersection improvements Design for a Harris County Precinct 4 project to install a traffic signal and pedestrian ramp.

Anaheim Transportation Network orders 40 BYD electric buses, 57% of fleet zero emission by 2020  Electrek

The Anaheim Transportation Network (ATN) will have one of the largest electric bus fleets in the US after receiving a new order of 40 BYD electric buses, and ...

Transportation Experts, Government Leaders Stress Human Factor of Infrastructure  Transport Topics Online

WASHINGTON — As cities continue to grow and infrastructure rapidly incorporates more technology, former Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx cautioned ...

Transportation Financing Running Out Of Gas  Forbes

States faced with the dilemma of pressing infrastructure needs and tight budgets are turning toward motor fuel tax increases, a traditional but fading revenue ...

Park City Transportation Department Seeking Funding For S.R. 248 Study, Bus Shelters  KPCW

The Park City Council will consider requests for funding for two different transportation projects Thursday. The Transportation Department is asking the.

Agriculture Transportation Coalition share concerns over tariffs  Logistics Management

While most of the alarm over trade war escalation with China has been expressed by leading U.S. retailers and manufacturers dependent on imports, another ...

Transportation In Mass. Is A Mess. Who Will Clean It Up?

Boston is reportedly the most congested city in the country, with commuters spending an average of 164 hours per year sitting in traffic during rush hour, ...

Commuting Solutions transportation summit: Fix for transit woes likely rests in ride-sharing, incentivizing choice  Boulder Daily Camera

Daniel Sperling told an audience at the University of Colorado Boulder that the answer to fixing the country's mounting transportation ills likely rests in how ...

After a pivot, startup transportation technology company Uzurv gets $5 million investment

A Richmond-based technology company focused on providing access to health care-related transportation has raised $5 million in an investment round.

Dems respond to GOP long term transportation investment plan  FOX61 Hartford

HARTFORD -- In back to back press conferences Thursday afternoon, Democrats and Republicans traded statements on the future of state transportation ...

Mobile meeting Wednesday on state transportation plans

Several regional open-house meetings will address the Statewide Transportation Improvement Plan.

Medical marijuana transportation rules await approval

The Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission recently approved rules for transporting medical marijuana products, but the state legislature and governor also ...

Why decarbonizing marine transportation might not be smooth sailing  Phys.Org

About 60000 merchant ships sail the world's oceans, including container ships, oil tankers and dry bulk carriers loaded with everything from grain to coal.

Advanced Transportation Initiatives Require Dynamic, Data-Enabled Mapping Systems  IoT For All

Interactive, real-time data-integrated urban maps benefit everyone. They make cities smarter and easier to navigate.

New Mexico Dept. of Transportation warns residents to 'Click it or Ticket'  KRQE News 13

Law enforcement across New Mexico will be implementing a strict approach to seat belt use this month.

Transportation Committees to Hold Joint Meeting on Transportation Network Companies  InsiderNJ

Transportation Committees to Hold Joint Meeting on Transportation Network Companies. Trenton – The Senate Transportation Committee and the Assembly ...

US Surface Transportation Board Getting Back on Track  DTN The Progressive Farmer

Since Oct. 1, 2017, the U.S. Surface Transportation Board (STB) has been looking lean, with only two commissioners on hand. When President Donald Trump ...

Chesterfield County Schools in search of new student transportation director  WWBT NBC12 News

The director of Student Transportation for Chesterfield County Public Schools will no longer work for the county effective June 30th.

Bombardier Transportation To Use F900 3D Printer From Stratasys  Plastics Technology

The manufacturer will produce final end-use rail parts, as well as manufacturing tools and prototypes for trains and trams across German-speaking countries.

Chicago mayor: Rahm Emanuel’s transportation initiatives earned wins  Curbed Chicago

Say what you want about the man who leaves Chicago's top job this month after eight years (and his critics surely do), but Rahm Emanuel notched a number of ...

Santa Monica Lawmaker Backs Transportation Funding Lawsuit  The Lookout News

May 17, 2019 -- Santa Monica Assemblymember Richard Bloom on Friday backed California Governor Gavin Newsom's decision to wage a legal battle over the ...

MRCOG interactive map feedback to help future transportation plans  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M, (KRQE) - The local government agency that helps decide which major transportation projects will get done in the Albuquerque area is ...

Charge stations are pain point as Pepco asks DC to reconsider transportation electrification plan  Utility Dive

Pepco has asked the D.C. Public *Service* Commission (PSC) to reconsider its transportation electrification plan, including ownership of electrification assets, ...

Use Scalpel Not Ax on Guidelines, Transportation Industries Say  Bloomberg Government

The Trump administration, forging ahead with its drive to scrap federal regulations, is encountering some pushback from airline, trucking, and rail industries that ...

Preakness Traffic: Public Transportation, Road Closures, Parking  Baltimore, MD Patch

How To Get To Preakness 2019 In Baltimore - Baltimore, MD - The horses have begun arriving at Pimlico Race Course. For those who want to watch the races in ...

21st TSC member recognized as Army's top transportation civilian  United States Army

KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany - A traffic management specialist from U.S. Army Europe's two-star logistics command has been recognized as the U.S. Army's top ...

FM 529 improvements, Peek Road widening: 4 Katy-area transportation updates to know this May  Community Impact Newspaper

The Texas Department of Transportation held a public hearing April 30 to consider public recommendations on the expansion of FM 529 from Grand Parkway to ...

The Kidz Club in Bowling Green steps up transportation effort

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- For children who need medical care during the day, facilities such as the Kidz Club are here to help. The issue? Transportation.

Dealing from a stacked deck on Virginia transportation projects  The Washington Post

This process, which supposedly weighs in favor of relieving congestion, sent virtually all of Northern Virginia's transportation funding for two years to projects ...

Transportation fair closing streets near Goose Egg Park

Saturday's annual Transportation Fair in Goose Egg Park comes with some street closings.

Tesla Autopilot Was Key Factor in Driver's Death, Finds National Transportation Safety Board  GoLocalProv

With autonomous vehicles racing towards commercialization, there are sobering findings by the National Transportation Safety Board in the death of a Tesla ...

As big data transforms freight transportation, where does government fit in?  FreightWaves

Big data and shifting consumer preferences will revolutionize freight transportation, according to Association of American Railroads panel.

Do transportation network companies decrease or increase congestion?  Science Advances

This research examines whether transportation network companies (TNCs), such as Uber and Lyft, live up to their stated vision of reducing congestion in major ...

Transportation funding important for infrastructure - The Fergus Falls Daily Journal  Fergus Falls Daily Journal

It's no secret that our state's infrastructure is aging and deteriorating. According to the recently released American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) annual state ...

Podcast: Transportation Commission Chair Chris Slatt  ARLnow

If the Avengers were a local enterprise, Chris Slatt would be the Guardian of the Arlington Transportation Galaxy. Slatt serves as the Chair of the.

Public weighs in on Rock Creek Far West pedestrian safety plans  WTOP

Residents of a northwest D.C. community stopped by Stoddert Elementary on Saturday for updates on how transportation safety will be improved in their area.

Assess Transportation Stress  Drovers Magazine

Farmers, ranchers and veterinarians have long known that transportation can induce stress in cattle, and have adopted practices intended to minimize that ...

Baker Plans Major Transportation Borrowing Bill  Banker & Tradesman

With Gov. Charlie Baker considers traditional borrowing sources to meet the state's transportation infrastructure needs, one prominent House Democrat is calling ...

Transportation experts surveying public on long-range plans - Anna Maria Island News  The Anna Maria Islander

Beep. Beep. Transportation experts compiling a long-range plan know a survey of the general public will define problems. They also hope people who complete ...

Judge approves unusual transportation plan for 900-pound man  WDTV

A federal judge has approved an unusual court transportation plan for a Virginia man who weighs more than 900 pounds.

Sexual harassment in Cincinnati transportation department sparks discipline, climate assessment

After multiple complaints by City of Cincinnati transportation department employees several disciplinary actions were taken. No details yet from city.

Issaquah wants feedback on transportation improvements for the future of the city  Issaquah Reporter

With transportation and traffic cited as one of the most important issues to residents of Issaquah, planning for the future of mobility has become an important goal ...

NOT JOLLY ABOUT TROLLEY: La Jolla Town Council transportation forum evokes complaints  La Jolla Light

At Town Council, deep frustration was expressed with the lack of any dedicated shuttle *service* planned from The Village to the Mid-Coast Trolley.

Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission Meetings for the Remainder of 2019  Howell County News

JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has announced dates and locations for its monthly meetings for the remainder of ...

Beyond the grid: Minn. drivers start journey toward zero carbon  Star Tribune

Transportation is now the leading source of carbon emissions in the state, and mile by mile, Minnesotans who worry about climate change are focusing on it as ...

Atlanta To Build Low-Carbon Transportation Projects By 2020  Douglasville, GA Patch

Atlanta To Build Low-Carbon Transportation Project - Douglasville, GA - As part of the American Cities Climate Challenge, Atlanta will be one of 5 cities to ...

News search

Transport News

Colabora con nosotros

Colabora con el mantenimiento de la emisora

Other links