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Crain's New York Business
Ticket sellers get a pass to keep touting aboutticket sellers can occupy a single street corner. “That’s something we are look
Ticket sellers get a pass to keep touting about
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 minutes ago
ticket sellers can occupy a single street corner. “That’s something we are looking at doing,” he said. The Department of Transportation will regulate vending in pedestrian plazas. The council wants the Department of Consumer Affairs to identify... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Medi-Cal AIDS program is underfunded, advocates sayHIV-AIDS program, the state pays for a range of services, including case manage
Medi-Cal AIDS program is underfunded, advocates say
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 minutes ago
HIV-AIDS program, the state pays for a range of services, including case management, nursing, caregiving, therapy, transportation and home-delivered meals. But the agencies that provide services under the $12 million program say it's... Read more
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Dyersburg State Gazette
Great American Cleanup prevails despite soggy conditionsintended for use. According to website sources, Clean Harbors has a network of
Great American Cleanup prevails despite soggy conditions
Dyersburg State Gazette / Posted 7 minutes ago
intended for use. According to website sources, Clean Harbors has a network of over 400 service locations providing waste transportation and disposal, laboratory chemical packing, 24-hour emergency response, parts cleaner services, and field,... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Bertha digs 91 feet — nearly one-quarter of the way before viaduct can reopenSEATTLE — The Washington State Department of Transportation said, that as of Mo
Bertha digs 91 feet — nearly one-quarter of the way before viaduct can reopen
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 7 minutes ago
SEATTLE — The Washington State Department of Transportation said, that as of Monday night, Bertha and her crews had excavated 91 feet of the approximately 385 feet of tunnel that must be completed before the Alaskan Way Viaduct reopens to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
New weight limit for crumbling North Shore bridge causes headachesBut while the weight limit has been in place for about a week, some still haven
New weight limit for crumbling North Shore bridge causes headaches
Hawaii News Now / Posted 12 minutes ago
But while the weight limit has been in place for about a week, some still haven't gotten the message. State Department of Transportation officials said since Wednesday, 55 drivers have had to be rerouted. Workers are monitoring all of the traffic... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
USD 450 plans construction on Shawnee Heights High School campusbe built. At a Monday night USD 450 board meeting, a $1,118,000 construction p
USD 450 plans construction on Shawnee Heights High School campus
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 12 minutes ago
be built. At a Monday night USD 450 board meeting, a $1,118,000 construction plan was approved to build a new facility for transportation services and building and grounds offices. Construction is expected to begin as soon as contracts are signed... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
DOTD rolls out new cameras, signs to inform driversThe daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the
DOTD rolls out new cameras, signs to inform drivers
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 minutes ago
The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD). There are few things more frustrating than pulling onto the interstate and running right into a traffic... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Protect Your Aircraft From Theftcars and trucks, but it seems to be more newsworthy when airplanes are involved
Protect Your Aircraft From Theft
The Aero-News Network / Posted 15 minutes ago
cars and trucks, but it seems to be more newsworthy when airplanes are involved. After 9-11, AOPA has partnered with the Transportation Security Administration to develop a nationwide Airport Watch Program that urges pilots to use their eyes and... Read more
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The Medina County Gazette
West Smith Road in Medina to get overhaul — The Medina County Gazettesaid the city will be reimbursed $1,148,500 by the OPWC and Federal Highway Com
West Smith Road in Medina to get overhaul — The Medina County Gazette
The Medina County Gazette / Posted 15 minutes ago
said the city will be reimbursed $1,148,500 by the OPWC and Federal Highway Commission through the Ohio Department of Transportation. Patton said the city will bid out the project and manage it. He said ODOT is reviewing the plans and the bid... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
General Aviation Community Praises FAA Part 23 RulemakingInternational Council of Air Shows (ICAS), the National Association of State Av
General Aviation Community Praises FAA Part 23 Rulemaking
The Aero-News Network / Posted 15 minutes ago
International Council of Air Shows (ICAS), the National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO), the National Air Transportation Association (NATA), and the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA). The NPRM is a result of the Small... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Airline Profits Soar To Jaw-Dropping Record In 2015It was the sixth straight year of industry profits, according to the Bureau of
Airline Profits Soar To Jaw-Dropping Record In 2015
The Huffington Post / Posted 19 minutes ago
It was the sixth straight year of industry profits, according to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics. But the good times have come after years of red ink: The industry lost $27.2 billion in 2005 and $23.7 billion in 2008. In 2015, total... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rohnert Park man IDd as Las Vegas-area plane crash victimthe company said in a statement. “Vegas Extreme Adventures is working closely a
Rohnert Park man IDd as Las Vegas-area plane crash victim
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 25 minutes ago
the company said in a statement. “Vegas Extreme Adventures is working closely and cooperating with the FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board to determine the cause of the accident.” The company has offered instructional aerobatic... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Turnpike speed limit now 70 mph70 mph and keep cruising that fast on most of Interstate 380. The Pennsylvania
Turnpike speed limit now 70 mph
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 33 minutes ago
70 mph and keep cruising that fast on most of Interstate 380. The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission and state Department of Transportation announced permanent increases in the speed limit Monday to 396 more miles of turnpike and 400 miles of... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton school director to county: Pay upcriticism from the state and demands by many to bid the contract, the board vot
Scranton school director to county: Pay up
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 33 minutes ago
criticism from the state and demands by many to bid the contract, the board voted 6-3 to extend an agreement with DeNaples Transportation through 2021-22. Mr. Gallagher also questioned why the board violated its policy to request bids for any... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Stretch of I-215 to undergo constructiontraffic for the next year and a half, but hopefully make the stretch a smoother
Stretch of I-215 to undergo construction
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 39 minutes ago
traffic for the next year and a half, but hopefully make the stretch a smoother ride for motorists. The Utah Department of Transportation will start its 215 Renewed project Tuesday night. The work zone will stretch from State Route 201 to 4700... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
High water prompts road closures in Caddo ParishParish, deputies had to close Maurice Bynog Road near Gorum because the roadway
High water prompts road closures in Caddo Parish
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 39 minutes ago
Parish, deputies had to close Maurice Bynog Road near Gorum because the roadway caved in. For the latest information on road closures, please contact the Department of Transportation and Development at 511, or contact your local sheriff's departme... Read more
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TribLIVE
Answers elusive in Salem Township natural gas pipeline explosiontransmission pipelines, which supply about two-thirds of the nation's daily ene
Answers elusive in Salem Township natural gas pipeline explosion
TribLIVE / Posted 45 minutes ago
transmission pipelines, which supply about two-thirds of the nation's daily energy needs, are among the safest modes of transportation. New standards, designed to go after the root cause of pipeline issues, have reduced failures by half over... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rodrigo Duterte, Donald Trump of Philippines, pledges to jet ski to a disputed island occupied by Chinaa big inaugural event; and will shun banquets with foreign envoys. He also ple
Rodrigo Duterte, Donald Trump of Philippines, pledges to jet ski to a disputed island occupied by China
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 46 minutes ago
a big inaugural event; and will shun banquets with foreign envoys. He also pledged to appoint a non-politician to head the transportation department, pursue a fair peace deal with all Muslim rebels and work for genuine land reform that will improve... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Community NotesAppointed Special Advocates (CASA). All Federal employees, retirees and spouses
Community Notes
Greene County Daily World / Posted 49 minutes ago
Appointed Special Advocates (CASA). All Federal employees, retirees and spouses are welcome. The Indiana Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting for SR 54 and SR 45 intersection imoprovement. The meeting will be held... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Pelham considering free public transitservice as a two-year pilot project. The 16-seat bus is wheelchair accessible.
Pelham considering free public transit
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 51 minutes ago
service as a two-year pilot project. The 16-seat bus is wheelchair accessible. Funded by a $100,000 provincial community transportation grant, it is a test project for transit in rural areas. The service provides scheduled morning and evening... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Metairie executive charged with defrauding investorsinto a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high t
Metairie executive charged with defrauding investors
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 54 minutes ago
into a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. There are few things more frustrating than pulling onto the interstate and running right... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
'Raise the Age' bill passes Senate with strong supportinto a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high t
'Raise the Age' bill passes Senate with strong support
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 54 minutes ago
into a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. There are few things more frustrating than pulling onto the interstate and running right... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
New La. website created for Medicaid expansion enrollmentinto a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high t
New La. website created for Medicaid expansion enrollment
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 54 minutes ago
into a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. There are few things more frustrating than pulling onto the interstate and running right... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Together Louisiana leaders launch 'tax fairness campaign'into a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high t
Together Louisiana leaders launch 'tax fairness campaign'
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 54 minutes ago
into a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. There are few things more frustrating than pulling onto the interstate and running right... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
NOPD seeks missing Algiers teeninto a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high t
NOPD seeks missing Algiers teen
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 54 minutes ago
into a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. There are few things more frustrating than pulling onto the interstate and running right... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
GUILTY: Walter Reed convicted on 18 of 19 counts against himinto a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high t
GUILTY: Walter Reed convicted on 18 of 19 counts against him
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 54 minutes ago
into a traffic jam. The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development. There are few things more frustrating than pulling onto the interstate and running right... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
DOTD rolls out new cameras, signs to inform driversThe daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the
DOTD rolls out new cameras, signs to inform drivers
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 54 minutes ago
The daily commute in the Capitol region is getting a high tech upgrade from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD). There are few things more frustrating than pulling onto the interstate and running right into a traffic... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Connect Transit changes prompt strong rider dismaystore, drug store," said one woman, "and I don't think that you've looked at th
Connect Transit changes prompt strong rider dismay
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 54 minutes ago
store, drug store," said one woman, "and I don't think that you've looked at this where you can say you provide a public transportation service because it seems like you're ignoring the public." One of the big concerns people are having are the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Pelham considering free public transitservice as a two-year pilot project. The 16-seat bus is wheelchair accessible.
Pelham considering free public transit
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 57 minutes ago
service as a two-year pilot project. The 16-seat bus is wheelchair accessible. Funded by a $100,000 provincial community transportation grant, it is a test project for transit in rural areas. The service provides scheduled morning and evening... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Road projects, teacher pay raises are top priority in Georgia budgetpleased to see we're doing that with state and federal money." There is an add
Road projects, teacher pay raises are top priority in Georgia budget
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 58 minutes ago
pleased to see we're doing that with state and federal money." There is an additional $825 million in the new budget for transportation projects after legislators passed the Transportation Funding Act in 2015, allowing for a revamp in how the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Megabus leaves Chattanooga amid complaints, but low-cost carrier hopes to returnlove to come back because we do love Chattanooga," he said. Ideally, Hughes sa
Megabus leaves Chattanooga amid complaints, but low-cost carrier hopes to return
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 59 minutes ago
love to come back because we do love Chattanooga," he said. Ideally, Hughes said, Megabus would stop at an intermodal transportation center, which is under consideration in Chattanooga. "Intermodal stations are great, because it connects all... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Pelham considering free public transitservice as a two-year pilot project. The 16-seat bus is wheelchair accessible.
Pelham considering free public transit
Welland Tribune / Posted 59 minutes ago
service as a two-year pilot project. The 16-seat bus is wheelchair accessible. Funded by a $100,000 provincial community transportation grant, it is a test project for transit in rural areas. The service provides scheduled morning and evening... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Shirley makes some headway on commuter-rail issuessession Monday night, the only public comment came from a member of the board.
Shirley makes some headway on commuter-rail issues
Lowell Sun / Posted an hour ago
session Monday night, the only public comment came from a member of the board. Kendra Dumont briefed the board on a transportation meeting she attended with Town Administrator Patrice Garvin last week. Keolis Commuter Services conducted the... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Another Bridge Closing In Blythewoodbeen one thing done, so my question is, 'What's taking so long?’" he said. Rob
Another Bridge Closing In Blythewood
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted an hour ago
been one thing done, so my question is, 'What's taking so long?’" he said. Robert Dickinson works for the Department of Transportation. He said the department can't begin to fix the road until the homeowner's association and the Department of... Read more
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Orange County Register
50-mile bicycle ride reveals grit, guts and givingis like no other mountain bike ride. It is not a race. It’s a nonprofit event r
50-mile bicycle ride reveals grit, guts and giving
Orange County Register / Posted an hour ago
is like no other mountain bike ride. It is not a race. It’s a nonprofit event run by volunteers to raise funds to buy transportation bikes for people in Africa. The idea was born a decade ago during a 50th birthday mountain bike ride. But... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
BTW High, other schools at risk of losing students as residents relocate from housing communitiesthrough a temp agency so she'll have a big decision to make soon. "My baby, he
BTW High, other schools at risk of losing students as residents relocate from housing communities
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted an hour ago
through a temp agency so she'll have a big decision to make soon. "My baby, he wants to stay at BTW but I don't have any transportation right now for him to get back and forth," Bayman said. The former Cleaborn Homes resident has been down this... Read more
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The Hindu
Bengaluru more sustainable than Mumbai, finds studyand Mumbai. Bengaluru is below the benchmark on urban sustainability due to l
Bengaluru more sustainable than Mumbai, finds study
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
and Mumbai. Bengaluru is below the benchmark on urban sustainability due to lower scores on income, infrastructure and transportation Higher scores in education, equity and access to basic needs as compared to Mumbai Scores better in climate... Read more
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News 8000
MnDOT holds public meeting for Winona bridge projectWinona residents are getting a better idea of future plans to renovate the hist
MnDOT holds public meeting for Winona bridge project
News 8000 / Posted an hour ago
Winona residents are getting a better idea of future plans to renovate the historic Winona bridge. Transportation officials in Minnesota held holding a public meeting on options for renovating the bridge Monday. Construction on the new Highway 43... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
City celebrates a rail win at unveiling off Honolulu's first rail carit's good to celebrate the good news," said Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell. Dan
City celebrates a rail win at unveiling off Honolulu's first rail car
Hawaii News Now / Posted an hour ago
it's good to celebrate the good news," said Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell. Dan Grabauskas, Honolulu Authority for Rapid Transportation CEO and executive director, said the look of the rail cars are one-of-a-kind. "You'll see the floor is kind... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
LPS addresses performance reviewthey will act on these recommendations. Superintendent Deighan says the first
LPS addresses performance review
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted an hour ago
they will act on these recommendations. Superintendent Deighan says the first review started back in 2014. It addressed transportation and special education. They just released their final report from that review detailing the things the... Read more
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The Columbian
Crosswalk improvements give boost to pedestrian safetynow people crossing a highway onramp in west Vancouver have a reason to relax a
Crosswalk improvements give boost to pedestrian safety
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
now people crossing a highway onramp in west Vancouver have a reason to relax a little. The Washington State Department of Transportation improved a crosswalk across an onramp onto westbound state Highway 14 from Columbia House Boulevard. The... Read more
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The Columbian
I-5 Bridge sidewalks to be closed Tuesday, Thursday5 Bridge will see separate, one-day closures this week for electrical work, acc
I-5 Bridge sidewalks to be closed Tuesday, Thursday
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
5 Bridge will see separate, one-day closures this week for electrical work, according to the Oregon Department of Transportation. The northbound span’s sidewalk is closed from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday. All bike and foot traffic will be... Read more
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Boston Globe
MassDOT launches real-time traffic signs on Taunton area highwayOn Monday, transportation officials activated real-time traffic signs in the Ta
MassDOT launches real-time traffic signs on Taunton area highway
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
On Monday, transportation officials activated real-time traffic signs in the Taunton area that they plan to expand across the state by the end of the year. Massachusetts Department of Transportation officials say they plan to have 137 signs in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Duck boat driver had 10 speeding tickets since 1994about duck boats in the past two years but could not provide information before
Duck boat driver had 10 speeding tickets since 1994
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
about duck boats in the past two years but could not provide information before that time. A spokeswoman for the city’s transportation department said officials “haven’t seen a significant safety issue with these types of vehicles vs. other... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
California suburbs are growing, despite lack of housingsaid millennials who are starting families want to move to suburbs but also wan
California suburbs are growing, despite lack of housing
Pasadena Star-News / Posted an hour ago
said millennials who are starting families want to move to suburbs but also want the convenience of public transportation they grew accustomed to in urban areas. “Right now we should provide more options for cars and more... Read more
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Raw Story
Denver TSA wrongfully subjects wheelchair-bound US Olympian to full-body searchOfficials with the Transportation Security Administration in Denver were put th
Denver TSA wrongfully subjects wheelchair-bound US Olympian to full-body search
Raw Story / Posted an hour ago
Officials with the Transportation Security Administration in Denver were put through further training after an agent wrongfully subjected former US Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen to a full body search, KMGH-TV reported. Van Dyken-Rouen, who has... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Cascade Natural Gas seeks 4.1 pct. residential rate hikeNatural Gas is a natural gas distribution company serving approximately 278,000
Cascade Natural Gas seeks 4.1 pct. residential rate hike
KTVZ Bend / Posted an hour ago
Natural Gas is a natural gas distribution company serving approximately 278,000 residential, commercial, industrial and transportation customers in 96 communities in Washington and Oregon. Cascade is a subsidiary of MDU Resources Group, Inc., a... Read more
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The Alpena News
Stretch of I-275 shut down amid $80 million overhaulreplace concrete on I-275 between the interchange with I-96, I-696 and M-5 stre
Stretch of I-275 shut down amid $80 million overhaul
The Alpena News / Posted an hour ago
replace concrete on I-275 between the interchange with I-96, I-696 and M-5 stretching to 5 Mile. The Michigan Department of Transportation has created a website for the project to offer updates about road closures and other information. The Detroit... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Uber marks 5 years in NYC with pizza and discussion about the futureNEW YORK -- Transportation has changed a lot in and around New York in the past
Uber marks 5 years in NYC with pizza and discussion about the future
WPIX 11 New York / Posted an hour ago
NEW YORK -- Transportation has changed a lot in and around New York in the past few years. There are more commuters trying to get around and more options for them. Uber's app for smart phones hit the scene in 2011 in New York City and there have... Read more
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