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Lebanon Daily News
US transportation agency gives $9.5M in job training grantsLOS ANGELES (AP) — With the nation investing billions to expand bus service and
US transportation agency gives $9.5M in job training grants
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With the nation investing billions to expand bus service and light rail lines, the U.S. Department of Transportation said Tuesday it is giving $9.5 million to programs that train workers for jobs in the transportation... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Regional transit system in Denver sparks ideas for Chatham County expansionA regional transportation district in Denver, Colo., has inspired Chatham Area
Regional transit system in Denver sparks ideas for Chatham County expansion
Savannah Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
A regional transportation district in Denver, Colo., has inspired Chatham Area Transit officials to come up with ideas for growth and development. Fresh from a recent seminar on public transportation in the Mile High City, CAT board members Howard... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Public transportation seen as strategy to attract younger workforceFor a variety of reasons, public transportation has proven popular with millenn
Public transportation seen as strategy to attract younger workforce
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
For a variety of reasons, public transportation has proven popular with millennials, that generation of folks who will be running the world before we know it. Millennials, for the purposes of this column, range in age between 18-34. There are some... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Railroads face big fines for failure to meet safety deadlineThe Federal Railroad Administration plans to impose big penalties on railroads
Railroads face big fines for failure to meet safety deadline
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 25 days ago
The Federal Railroad Administration plans to impose big penalties on railroads that fail to meet a year-end deadline to install a new collision avoidance system, including more than 70 percent of the nation’s commuter railroads. Congress mandated... Read more
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Philly.com
Money for train crash victims is stuck in limboJonathan Tamari, Inquirer Washington Bureau Last updated: Tuesday, August 4, 20
Money for train crash victims is stuck in limbo
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
Jonathan Tamari, Inquirer Washington Bureau Last updated: Tuesday, August 4, 2015, 1:09 AM Bob Hewett was left with fractures to more than 20 ribs, his hip, and his spine, and a collapsed lung. Leonard Knobbs had a fractured back and knee, broken... Read more
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Washington Post
Can a brusque Australian ‘streetcar ninja’ help save flawed District line?The District’s fledgling streetcar system is undergoing repairs and safety chec
Can a brusque Australian ‘streetcar ninja’ help save flawed District line?
Washington Post / Posted 1 months ago
The District’s fledgling streetcar system is undergoing repairs and safety checks. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) An internal draft of a report on the District’s streetcar project questioned whether the city was paying so many outside... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
CATS envisions larger, longer, faster trains on streetcar railsCHARLOTTE, NC (Steve Harrison/The Charlotte Observer) - The segment of streetc
CATS envisions larger, longer, faster trains on streetcar rails
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
CHARLOTTE, NC (Steve Harrison/The Charlotte Observer) - The segment of streetcar rails that opened July 14 could also handle larger, light-rail vehicles if the city finds the money to build longer train lines, transit officials say. Today’s Gold... Read more

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