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Orlando Sentinel
Bus ridership falls: SunRail, cheap gas to blamesimilar trend is playing out nationwide, with public bus rides dropping as comm
Bus ridership falls: SunRail, cheap gas to blame
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
similar trend is playing out nationwide, with public bus rides dropping as commuter and light rail rides increase, the American Public Transportation Association says. At the same time, the average gas price in Metro Orlando has fallen to less... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Research underway for SA to Austin 'bullet train' with 15-minute commuteLower income Americans spend more than 40 percent of their take-hope pay on tra
Research underway for SA to Austin 'bullet train' with 15-minute commute
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
Lower income Americans spend more than 40 percent of their take-hope pay on transportation," according to research by the American Public Transportation Association San Antonio residents that KENS 5 spoke to applaud the idea, hoping for a... Read more
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11 News Houston
Research underway for SA to Austin 'bullet train' with 15-minute commuteLower income Americans spend more than 40 percent of their take-hope pay on tra
Research underway for SA to Austin 'bullet train' with 15-minute commute
11 News Houston / Posted 2 days ago
Lower income Americans spend more than 40 percent of their take-hope pay on transportation," according to research by the American Public Transportation Association San Antonio residents that KENS 5 spoke to applaud the idea, hoping for a... Read more
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Business Wire
Hjelholt Joins HDR to Lead Freight Rail Sectoris a member of Association of American Railroads, American Railway Engineering
Hjelholt Joins HDR to Lead Freight Rail Sector
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
is a member of Association of American Railroads, American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association, American Public Transportation Association, Canadian Urban Transit Association, Toronto Railway Club, Canadian Railway Club,... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers push TSA to strengthen Amtrak passenger securitygaps through 2020. A transit security-specific training program also would be
Lawmakers push TSA to strengthen Amtrak passenger security
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
gaps through 2020. A transit security-specific training program also would be established under the legislation. “The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) welcomes expanded support from the Department of Homeland Security to help... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Board approves second '16 raise for Pulaski County transit chiefboard obtained budgets, chief executive compensation and other information on 1
Board approves second '16 raise for Pulaski County transit chief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
board obtained budgets, chief executive compensation and other information on 18 transit agencies of similar size from the American Public Transportation Association and found that Varner's salary was below the average. "We feel like his... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
What to do when you're baked on a planecold. Temperatures on mass transit aren’t regulated by the government, accordi
What to do when you're baked on a plane
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
cold. Temperatures on mass transit aren’t regulated by the government, according to Virginia Miller, a spokeswoman for the American Public Transportation Association, a trade group. “Local conditions dictate the specifications that would be created... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Facing ever more rules and requirements, MATA still can’t say when trolleys will returnrepair. In the aftermath of the blazes, MATA suspended service on the Madison l
Facing ever more rules and requirements, MATA still can’t say when trolleys will return
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 25 days ago
repair. In the aftermath of the blazes, MATA suspended service on the Madison line. A subsequent report by a panel of the American Public Transportation Association found that the fires had ignited in the trolley propulsion system, producing a... Read more

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