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The Iron Mountain Daily News
New bill targets use of school landFrom the Sept. 23 issue of Michigan Township Insights: The Senate Transportatio
New bill targets use of school land
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
From the Sept. 23 issue of Michigan Township Insights: The Senate Transportation Committee reported legislation that would further erode township control over school property. SB-953, introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson (R-Wells Township), would... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Good Question: Should the Move Over Law be changed?written so we move over for any obstruction in the right hand lane." Pat asked
Good Question: Should the Move Over Law be changed?
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 2 days ago
written so we move over for any obstruction in the right hand lane." Pat asked state Senator Joe Robach, who sits on the Senate Transportation Committee, if that's possible. Taney: "What about all cars?" Robach: "it's certainly something we'll... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Bad weather grounds governor, state planebusiness. We're told mechanics overhauled the 50-year-old, four-seat Cessna a
Bad weather grounds governor, state plane
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
business. We're told mechanics overhauled the 50-year-old, four-seat Cessna a couple of years ago. The chair of the Senate Transportation Committee, Sen. Dick Mazza, told WCAX News he thought the plane was grounded and he was surprised to... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana lawmakers agree to Interstate 10 widening plan10 to six lanes on a heavily traveled portion of the road from Baton Rouge to s
Louisiana lawmakers agree to Interstate 10 widening plan
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 10 days ago
10 to six lanes on a heavily traveled portion of the road from Baton Rouge to suburban Ascension Parish. The House and Senate transportation committee agreed to the plan Monday without objection. It required approval because of the design... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Senators Talk Up New Takes on School Road Funding - The Brief: Senators Talk Up New Takes on School Road Funding by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 15 2016 The Big Conversation Roads and schools — two topics of perpetual concern t...held earlier this week, state Sen. José Menéndez, D-San Antonio, called ESAs “a
The Brief: Senators Talk Up New Takes on School Road Funding - The Brief: Senators Talk Up New Takes on School Road Funding by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 15 2016 The Big Conversation Roads and schools — two topics of perpetual concern t...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
held earlier this week, state Sen. José Menéndez, D-San Antonio, called ESAs “a distraction from the real problem.” The Senate Transportation Committee also met Wednesday to discuss the costs to pay off Texas tollways — a figure that rounds out... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Lawmakers Frustrated Over Increasing Costs to Pay Off Tolls - Lawmakers Frustrated Over Increasing Costs to Pay Off Tolls by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 14 2016 Paying off most of the debt Texas has racked up building toll roads would cos...the state off tolled highways. The estimate, a jump from the findings of a pre
Lawmakers Frustrated Over Increasing Costs to Pay Off Tolls - Lawmakers Frustrated Over Increasing Costs to Pay Off Tolls by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 14 2016 Paying off most of the debt Texas has racked up building toll roads would cos...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
the state off tolled highways. The estimate, a jump from the findings of a preliminary report, fueled conversation at a Senate Transportation Committee hearing Wednesday called to look at the department's progress in calculating the cost of... Read more
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TribLIVE
State police funding gap handcuffs infrastructuretime our position is we're not willing to cut funds just for the purpose of cut
State police funding gap handcuffs infrastructure
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
time our position is we're not willing to cut funds just for the purpose of cutting funds without an offsetting solution,” Senate Transportation Committee Executive Director Nolan Ritchie said. Possible solutions including increasing taxes,... Read more
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MPNnow.com
School bus safety concernsthat are picking up or dropping off kids. It’s a rule many say is badly needed.
School bus safety concerns
MPNnow.com / Posted 29 days ago
that are picking up or dropping off kids. It’s a rule many say is badly needed. State Senator Joe Robach, Chair of the Senate Transportation Committee in Albany, supports the proposed legislation. We asked him why it did not pass lass session... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
School bus safety concernsthat are picking up or dropping off kids. It’s a rule many say is badly needed.
School bus safety concerns
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 30 days ago
that are picking up or dropping off kids. It’s a rule many say is badly needed. State Senator Joe Robach, Chair of the Senate Transportation Committee in Albany, supports the proposed legislation. We asked him why it did not pass lass session... Read more
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Island Packet
How spending too little on roads has cost hundreds of lives in one statethe car “will skid out of control and roll or hit something else,” said state S
How spending too little on roads has cost hundreds of lives in one state
Island Packet / Posted 1 months ago
the car “will skid out of control and roll or hit something else,” said state Sen. Larry Grooms, R-Berkeley, who chairs the Senate Transportation Committee. “The something else, too many times, is a tree.” In Grayson Lee’s case, it was a... Read more

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