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Ventura County Star
Ventura City Council asks voters to support half-cent sales tax increasea $59 annual parcel tax sought by the Ventura Unified School District and a hal
Ventura City Council asks voters to support half-cent sales tax increase
Ventura County Star / Posted 13 hours ago
a $59 annual parcel tax sought by the Ventura Unified School District and a half-cent sales tax increase the Ventura County Transportation Commission is seeking. Despite the competition, a majority of the council expressed confidence residents... Read more
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Santa Paula Times
Forum: Lively comment on property tax Measure P to benefit SPUSDincluding commissions. Audience questions centered on other possible tax measu
Forum: Lively comment on property tax Measure P to benefit SPUSD
Santa Paula Times / Posted 14 hours ago
including commissions. Audience questions centered on other possible tax measures such as the city�s projected public safety sales tax and Ventura County Transportation Commission sales tax. �I can only afford one,� Maron read, �Why vote for your... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Kicking the tiresas a $7 million pilot program in Mountain View, but that responsibility was han
Kicking the tires
Mountain View Voice / Posted 20 hours ago
as a $7 million pilot program in Mountain View, but that responsibility was handed off last year to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. Meanwhile, Bixi, the Montreal-based company that built and managed most of the Bike Share systems... Read more
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TechCrunch
Scoop raises $5.1 million seed round for enterprise carpooling serviceAuthority, Chamber of Commerce and Stanford Research Park. In March, however,
Scoop raises $5.1 million seed round for enterprise carpooling service
TechCrunch / Posted 20 hours ago
Authority, Chamber of Commerce and Stanford Research Park. In March, however, Lyft teamed up with the California Transportation Commission and its 511 Rideshare program to launch a carpooling feature to match riders with drivers heading... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Researchers stress role of subsidized housing in easing affordability crisis. Categorydozens of local nonprofit organizations and regional agencies. The project was
Researchers stress role of subsidized housing in easing affordability crisis. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted yesterday
dozens of local nonprofit organizations and regional agencies. The project was funded by the Bay Area’s Metropolitan Transportation Commission and California’s Air Resources Board to determine the effect of transit and other public... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Primary election guide: Carson City mayorvehicles. Under these circumstances it becomes even more important to prioritiz
Primary election guide: Carson City mayor
Nevada Appeal / Posted yesterday
vehicles. Under these circumstances it becomes even more important to prioritize the use of our limited funds. The Regional Transportation Commission recently directed staff to create a citizen’s advisory committee (TRAFCC) to provide public input... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Potential MoDOT grant cuts could impact Jefferson Cityeffects in Jefferson City, as city officials try to stop the loss of a heavily
Potential MoDOT grant cuts could impact Jefferson City
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
effects in Jefferson City, as city officials try to stop the loss of a heavily used grant program. The state Highways and Transportation Commission is considering several changes in the draft version of the Statewide Transportation Improvement... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto seeks to reboot bike-bridge project$4.35 million in state funding through the One Bay Area Grant program, which is
Palo Alto seeks to reboot bike-bridge project
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
$4.35 million in state funding through the One Bay Area Grant program, which is locally administered by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority (VTA). Earlier this year, however, the... Read more
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South Sound Business Examiner
Road renamed to recognize late Port of Tacoma leaderOcean Experss and Maersk, advocating for waterfront innovation and collaboratin
Road renamed to recognize late Port of Tacoma leader
South Sound Business Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
Ocean Experss and Maersk, advocating for waterfront innovation and collaborating with a cross-section of community leaders. Washington State Transportation Commission made the renaming official on Wednesday. Lelli passed away in 2004. Advertise... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
CV Link Project delayed until at least 2019in a state funding slow down. The state says the CV Link Project is being dela
CV Link Project delayed until at least 2019
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 4 days ago
in a state funding slow down. The state says the CV Link Project is being delayed until 2019. On Wednesday the California Transportation Commission agreed on a funding plan that will cut millions of dollars in highway projects. These cuts are due... Read more
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Orange County Register
Night closures set for 91 freeway in Coronathe eastbound 91 in Corona during four nights next week and again on the last n
Night closures set for 91 freeway in Corona
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
the eastbound 91 in Corona during four nights next week and again on the last night of the month, say Riverside County Transportation Commission officials. The bulk of the 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. closures are set for Monday through Thursday at Maple... Read more
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The Mercury News
Seeing double? New MTC headquarters cost $258 millionSan Francisco office space, bringing the final price tag for the move to nearly
Seeing double? New MTC headquarters cost $258 million
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
San Francisco office space, bringing the final price tag for the move to nearly $258 million. The regional Metropolitan Transportation Commission will share the new office with the Association of Bay Area Governments. Both agencies are moving... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Correction: California Budget-Transportation storya story May 19 about transportation funding cuts, The Associated Press reported
Correction: California Budget-Transportation story
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
a story May 19 about transportation funding cuts, The Associated Press reported erroneously the last name of the California Transportation Commission chairman. He is Bobby Alvarado, not Bobby Alvarez. A corrected version of the story is... Read more
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Orange County Register
Young voters lead O.C. away from GOPrecent appointments by Gov. Jerry Brown: Lucy Dunn, 63, of Coto de Caza, has b
Young voters lead O.C. away from GOP
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
recent appointments by Gov. Jerry Brown: Lucy Dunn, 63, of Coto de Caza, has been reappointed to the California Transportation Commission, where she has served since 2008. She has been CEO at the Orange County Business Council since... Read more
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Petluma360.com
State leaders address highway shortfallNarrows, faces a $240 million funding gap. Rohnert Park City Councilman Jake M
State leaders address highway shortfall
Petluma360.com / Posted 4 days ago
Narrows, faces a $240 million funding gap. Rohnert Park City Councilman Jake Mackenzie, a commissioner of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, said a proposal as been floated to raise the gas tax within the nine Bay Area counties. He said... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Nye County commissioners OK bike planconcentrated on outside areas of metropolitan Nevada, including Carson Area Met
Nye County commissioners OK bike plan
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 4 days ago
concentrated on outside areas of metropolitan Nevada, including Carson Area Metropolitan Planning Organization, Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada, Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County and Tahoe Metropolitan... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
NEOSHO: Airport worked approved during busy city council sessionweek gave final approval to a bill to amend a state block grant for funding air
NEOSHO: Airport worked approved during busy city council session
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
week gave final approval to a bill to amend a state block grant for funding airport improvements. The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission will reimburse the city $217,798 of the total $241,997 project cost, which development services... Read more
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Beauregard Daily News
Legislature on-board for I-14 pathAdvocates believe better connectivity of military facilities to ports will enha
Legislature on-board for I-14 path
Beauregard Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Advocates believe better connectivity of military facilities to ports will enhance safety and economic growth. The Texas Transportation Commission has votedto submit an application that is part of a multi-state process that will lead to the... Read more
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The Seattle Times
564 will soon be the newest area code for Western WashingtonOLYMPIA — Washington state is getting a new area code next year. The Utilities
564 will soon be the newest area code for Western Washington
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
OLYMPIA — Washington state is getting a new area code next year. The Utilities and Transportation Commission on Thursday approved a plan to implement 564 as the newest area code in Western Washington. The code will be available in areas currently... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Western Washington’s new area code means 10-digit dialing for all callsevery call you make. Because the 360 area code is projected to run out of numb
Western Washington’s new area code means 10-digit dialing for all calls
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
every call you make. Because the 360 area code is projected to run out of numbers by early 2018, the state Utilities and Transportation Commission on Thursday approved a new area code in Western Washington. The plan will make the area code 564... Read more
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The Columbian
Western Washington gets new 564 area codeWashington will also have the 564 area code by fall 2017, according to a plan a
Western Washington gets new 564 area code
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
Washington will also have the 564 area code by fall 2017, according to a plan approved by the state Utilities and Transportation Commission on Thursday. The 564 area code will be concurrent with all four Western Washington area codes –... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Western Washington is getting a new area codeOLYMPIA – Just when you’d gotten used to 425, the state goes and does this. Th
Western Washington is getting a new area code
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
OLYMPIA – Just when you’d gotten used to 425, the state goes and does this. The Utilities and Transportation Commission announced Thursday that western Washington will get another area code. The new numbers that are going to become a big part of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
564 will soon be the newest area code for western WashingtonOLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington state is getting a new area code next year. T
564 will soon be the newest area code for western Washington
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington state is getting a new area code next year. The Utilities and Transportation Commission on Thursday approved a plan to implement 564 as the newest area code in western Washington. The code will be available in areas... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
New 564 area code coming to Western WashingtonWashingtonians, get ready for a new area code. The state Utilities and Transpo
New 564 area code coming to Western Washington
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 days ago
Washingtonians, get ready for a new area code. The state Utilities and Transportation Commission on Thursday approved a plan that would implement the new area code 564 across Western Washington. The 564 area code will apply to all Western... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Henderson for SF Superior Courtfor years. He serves as chair of the San Francisco County Transportation Author
Henderson for SF Superior Court
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
for years. He serves as chair of the San Francisco County Transportation Authority and is a member of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, the Bay Area's regional transit body, and the Golden Gate Bridge, Highway, and Transportation... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
State Transportation Commission votes to name SR 99 after black Civil War veteran from Washington1839 - 1907 EVERETT, Wash. — A state highway you may drive on every day is get
State Transportation Commission votes to name SR 99 after black Civil War veteran from Washington
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
1839 - 1907 EVERETT, Wash. — A state highway you may drive on every day is getting a new name. The Washington State Transportation Commission agreed this week to name State Route 99 after black Civil War soldier William P. Stewart of... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Stored rail cars are empty, officials sayoil tankers, which are being stored here temporarily by an ailing petroleum ind
Pajaronian Stored rail cars are empty, officials say
Register Pajaronian / Posted 6 days ago
oil tankers, which are being stored here temporarily by an ailing petroleum industry. According to Santa Cruz Regional Transportation Commission Senior Planner Karena Pushnik, the storage agreement is part of the 10-year agreement between the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Toll increase: Get ready to pay more to cross SR 520 floating bridge this summer— Washington state will raise the toll on the SR 520 bridge across Lake Washing
Toll increase: Get ready to pay more to cross SR 520 floating bridge this summer
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
— Washington state will raise the toll on the SR 520 bridge across Lake Washington this summer. The Washington State Transportation Commission has voted to increase the toll by 5 percent beginning July 1. That will raise the peak rate for... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Lake Washington bridge toll increasesthe SR 520 bridge across Lake Washington this summer. KIRO-FM reports (http://
Lake Washington bridge toll increases
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 6 days ago
the SR 520 bridge across Lake Washington this summer. KIRO-FM reports (http://bit.ly/1OA8EfH ) that the Washington State Transportation Commission has voted to increase the toll by 5 percent beginning July 1. That will raise the peak rate for... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
HP: Pedestrian, 70, killed while crossing roadat SCDOT Christy Hall was appointed by Gov. Nikki Haley earlier this year. (So
HP: Pedestrian, 70, killed while crossing road
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
at SCDOT Christy Hall was appointed by Gov. Nikki Haley earlier this year. (Source: WIS) South Carolina Department of Transportation Commission members met in emergency session Wednesday afternoon after a Supreme Court ruling invalidated the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Plan advances for $60 million bridge linking Missouri, Illinoishas already set aside funding for its share. MoDOT project director Keith Kill
Plan advances for $60 million bridge linking Missouri, Illinois
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
has already set aside funding for its share. MoDOT project director Keith Killen said the Missouri Highway and Transportation Commission could approve a final version of the five-year plan for 2017 through 2021 in July. Approval would... Read more
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Orange County Register
California transportation funding fix still elusiveown proposal merging Democratic and Republican ideas, Cate said. In the meanti
California transportation funding fix still elusive
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
own proposal merging Democratic and Republican ideas, Cate said. In the meantime, the problem may get worse. California Transportation Commission staff members have recommended $754 million in cuts to planned road projects over the next five... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Carbon rail project awarded $5M grantThe Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission approved a $5 million rail pro
Carbon rail project awarded $5M grant
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
The Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission approved a $5 million rail project in Carbon County last week. The project involves building a new three-span bridge across the Lehigh River in Nesquehoning and the construction of 1,200 feet of new... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Voters warm to tax boost for roads, but measure may take a whilethat Bay Area voters may be willing to raise their gas taxes by a nickel a gall
Voters warm to tax boost for roads, but measure may take a while
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
that Bay Area voters may be willing to raise their gas taxes by a nickel a gallon to fix roads. But the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, responsible for regional transportation planning and finance, is in no hurry to put a nine-county... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Washington's Highway 99 getting new namebe known as "The William P. Stewart Memorial Highway." State lawmakers approve
Washington's Highway 99 getting new name
KING5 Seattle / Posted 7 days ago
be known as "The William P. Stewart Memorial Highway." State lawmakers approved the change earlier this year. The state's transportation commission was expected to finalize the naming Tuesday afternoon. Stewart was one of the earliest African... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Focus on jobs to solve state’s housing problemis that powerful Bay Area business and real estate interests are opposed. They
Focus on jobs to solve state’s housing problem
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 7 days ago
is that powerful Bay Area business and real estate interests are opposed. They have big clout with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, the Association of Bay Area Governments and local Democratic politicians backed by... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura Council decides to go with full-cent sales tax increasethe joint measure, it will return to the council May 23 for a vote to place it
Ventura Council decides to go with full-cent sales tax increase
Ventura County Star / Posted 8 days ago
the joint measure, it will return to the council May 23 for a vote to place it on the November ballot. The Ventura Transportation Commission, which is putting a half-cent sales tax increase on the November ballot for regional transportation... Read more
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TribLIVE
Southwestern Pa. freight railways receive $16.5M from state for projectsthat come with those, we need to have industrial freight to handle the business
Southwestern Pa. freight railways receive $16.5M from state for projects
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
that come with those, we need to have industrial freight to handle the business for our customers,” he said. The State Transportation Commission on May 12 approved $36 million for 31 freight rail projects statewide, according to a statement... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Supreme Court Avoids Major Ruling in Birth Control DisputeExpected at Pyramid and McCarran IntersectionDelays Expected at Pyramid and McC
Supreme Court Avoids Major Ruling in Birth Control Dispute
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
Expected at Pyramid and McCarran IntersectionDelays Expected at Pyramid and McCarran Intersection The Regional Transportation Commission says starting Monday, May 16, drivers should expect delays of up to 30 minutes at the Pyramid Way... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Delays Expected at Pyramid and McCarran IntersectionThe Regional Transportation Commission says starting Monday, May 16, drivers sh
Delays Expected at Pyramid and McCarran Intersection
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
The Regional Transportation Commission says starting Monday, May 16, drivers should expect delays of up to 30 minutes at the Pyramid Way and McCarran Boulevard intersection while crews work to remove a concrete median there. Traffic will be reduced... Read more
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Market Watch
How the daily commute is going to changecommuters with other commuters rather than private drivers. The company also is
How the daily commute is going to change
Market Watch / Posted 9 days ago
commuters with other commuters rather than private drivers. The company also is working with the regional Metropolitan Transportation Commission to expand carpool lanes along that route, says Emily Castor, director of transportation policy for... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura’s sales tax proposal raising eyebrowsto weigh whether to join the city or try to extend its parcel tax, set to expir
Ventura’s sales tax proposal raising eyebrows
Ventura County Star / Posted 9 days ago
to weigh whether to join the city or try to extend its parcel tax, set to expire at year's end. The Ventura County Transportation Commission, planning its own half-cent sales tax increase proposal, would prefer neither, but if it has to be... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Partisan divides shaped some bills' fates, Boulder County lawmakers saywith disabilities. • Saine and Primavera were the primary sponsors of a House
Partisan divides shaped some bills' fates, Boulder County lawmakers say
Colorado Daily / Posted 9 days ago
with disabilities. • Saine and Primavera were the primary sponsors of a House bill that will require the Colorado Transportation Commission to reestablish an Efficiency and Accountability Committee — a committee disbanded in 2013 — to... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Partisan divides shaped some bills' fates, Boulder County lawmakers saywith disabilities. • Saine and Primavera were the primary sponsors of a House
Partisan divides shaped some bills' fates, Boulder County lawmakers say
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 9 days ago
with disabilities. • Saine and Primavera were the primary sponsors of a House bill that will require the Colorado Transportation Commission to reestablish an Efficiency and Accountability Committee — a committee disbanded in 2013 — to... Read more
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The Columbian
Railroads: Worst oil spill could cost $775 millionlike they met the letter of the law,” said Jason Lewis, transportation policy a
Railroads: Worst oil spill could cost $775 million
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
like they met the letter of the law,” said Jason Lewis, transportation policy adviser for the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission, in response to questions about the completeness of the company’s filing. Lewis said the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Take Your Bike to Work Week kicks off Monday in Ventura Countythat can be reduced moves us closer to meeting state and federal clean air stan
Take Your Bike to Work Week kicks off Monday in Ventura County
Ventura County Star / Posted 10 days ago
that can be reduced moves us closer to meeting state and federal clean air standards." Co-sponsored by the Ventura County Transportation Commission (VCTC), this year's Take Your Bike to Work Week will feature contests, prizes and activities... Read more
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Timmins Times
North promised more infrastructure fundingto the North and reminded reporters that it was her government that put off the
North promised more infrastructure funding
Timmins Times / Posted 10 days ago
to the North and reminded reporters that it was her government that put off the “divestiture” of the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission when she came to power in 2014. “I think it is a very important institution and I think it has an... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
North promised more infrastructure moneyto the North and reminded reporters that it was her government that put off the
North promised more infrastructure money
The Sudbury Star / Posted 10 days ago
to the North and reminded reporters that it was her government that put off the "divestiture" of the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission when she came to power in 2014. "I think it is a very important institution and I think it has an... Read more
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Times News
Carbon gets $5 million for railroad bridgeThe Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission has approved the release of $5
Carbon gets $5 million for railroad bridge
Times News / Posted 10 days ago
The Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission has approved the release of $5 million for Phase II of a rail project involving the construction of a bridge over the Lehigh River at Nesquehoning Junction. The rail project will provide about 1,200... Read more
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Times News
Carbon to receive $5M for rail projectThe Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission has approved the release of $5
Carbon to receive $5M for rail project
Times News / Posted 10 days ago
The Pennsylvania State Transportation Commission has approved the release of $5 million for Phase II of a rail project involving the construction of a bridge over the Lehigh River at Nesquehoning Junction. The rail project will provide about 1,200... Read more
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