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WTSP-TV Tampa
Uber and Lyft agree to PTC rule compromiseTAMPA - The battle between the Hillsborough County Public Transportation Commis
Uber and Lyft agree to PTC rule compromise
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted yesterday
TAMPA - The battle between the Hillsborough County Public Transportation Commission and ride-sharing services Uber and Lyft may be over. 10Investigates has learned the two companies have agreed to the majority of issues the PTC was seeking. Sources... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
The city of Berkeley plans to remove a hundred or more stop signs as a "traffic calming" measure. CategoryPlan”. You can send comments to the City at info@bikeberkeley.com Thursday ev
The city of Berkeley plans to remove a hundred or more stop signs as a "traffic calming" measure. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted yesterday
Plan”. You can send comments to the City at info@bikeberkeley.com Thursday evening there’s also a crucial meeting of the Transportation Commission’s Bicycle subcommittee, where you can make a public comment (see details below). What should you... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
Grant-funded project gets movingof these funds to help promote walking and biking and to build safer routes to
Grant-funded project gets moving
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
of these funds to help promote walking and biking and to build safer routes to and from school. In 2015, the Colorado Transportation Commission approved to continue the Colorado Safe Routes to School grant program with awards of $2.5 million... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Golden Gate Bridge Officials Ask for More Time to Fund Suicide Barrieroptions to close the money gap. The current $76 million earmarked for the net i
Golden Gate Bridge Officials Ask for More Time to Fund Suicide Barrier
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
options to close the money gap. The current $76 million earmarked for the net includes $27 million from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, $22 million from Caltrans, $20 million from the bridge district and $7 million from state Mental... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto planning commission set for a shake-uphave such a great pool of candidates." Though its purview is largely limited t
Palo Alto planning commission set for a shake-up
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
have such a great pool of candidates." Though its purview is largely limited to making recommendations, the Planning and Transportation Commission is widely considered to be the most powerful of the city's many citizen panels. It reviews all... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Ride the Ducks Seattle CEO: 'We don't mind the scrutiny' after crash“I get that, big time." The accident shut down the company for months. An inve
Ride the Ducks Seattle CEO: 'We don't mind the scrutiny' after crash
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 5 days ago
“I get that, big time." The accident shut down the company for months. An investigation by the Washington Utilities and Transportation commission found 442 violations. Some violations were mechanical, others were serious accounting and paperwork... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Texas Transportation $600MM Highway GO Bonds 'AAA'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to approx
Fitch Rates Texas Transportation $600MM Highway GO Bonds 'AAA'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating to approximately $600 million in Texas Transportation Commission (TTC) State of Texas highway improvement general obligation (GO) bonds, series 2016A. The bonds are expected to be... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Koenig says the choice in county commission race clearhas served as chairman of the Pahrump Regional Planning Commission, as well as
Koenig says the choice in county commission race clear
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 6 days ago
has served as chairman of the Pahrump Regional Planning Commission, as well as being a member of the Nye County Regional Transportation Commission. “I have seen a lot of people go into other governmental seats who have never been to a meeting... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
No safety recommendations a year after Aurora Bridge crashcenterline into opposing traffic for any reason has proven catastrophic. Inves
No safety recommendations a year after Aurora Bridge crash
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
centerline into opposing traffic for any reason has proven catastrophic. Investigators with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission concluded a broken axle aboard the so called duck boat resulted in a loss of control. A final... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Rebounding from Greenwood explosion 6 months laterto rebound six months after a gas explosion leveled a building there. They are
Rebounding from Greenwood explosion 6 months later
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
to rebound six months after a gas explosion leveled a building there. They are hoping a report by the state Utilities and Transportation Commission blaming Puget Sound Energy for not sealing off an abandoned gas line may help them recover. Just... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Ripon planning to widen River Roaddue to the accelerated timeline of Active Transportation Program, which, in tur
Ripon planning to widen River Road
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
due to the accelerated timeline of Active Transportation Program, which, in turn, requires approval from the California Transportation Commission. The original approved funding for environmental studies was $22,000, with another $4,500 needed... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Wyoming transportation funds remain stable despite downturn(http://bit.ly/2cq3tqV ) the transportation department's fiscal year 2017 opera
Wyoming transportation funds remain stable despite downturn
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
(http://bit.ly/2cq3tqV ) the transportation department's fiscal year 2017 operating budget was approved by the Wyoming Transportation Commission last week. Revenue and expenses for the upcoming fiscal year look similar to the current... Read more
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The Seattle Times
State doesn’t keep track of old gas lines like the one in Greenwooddoubts about records kept by the utilities themselves. A complaint filed Tuesd
State doesn’t keep track of old gas lines like the one in Greenwood
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
doubts about records kept by the utilities themselves. A complaint filed Tuesday by the staff Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC) seeks $3.2 million in fines from Puget Sound Energy (PSE) because it did not properly cap a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
uber & lyft$68 thousand in the last 5 years on local candidates who are or would have been
uber & lyft
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
$68 thousand in the last 5 years on local candidates who are or would have been eligible to serve on Hillsborough's Public Transportation Commission (The PTC). "The cab services are focusing their attention on local governments because that's who... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Public transit champion tapped to lead transportation planning in regionin the years ahead in order to promote economic prosperity, innovation, and a h
Public transit champion tapped to lead transportation planning in region
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
in the years ahead in order to promote economic prosperity, innovation, and a high quality of life that will benefit each and every resident of the region.” Corless previously worked at the Metropolitan Transportation Commission in the B... Read more
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The Seattle Times
How the Greenwood explosion and investigation unfoldedon a steel pipe, then under Greenwood Avenue to the west, according to the repo
How the Greenwood explosion and investigation unfolded
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
on a steel pipe, then under Greenwood Avenue to the west, according to the report released by the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (UTC). The report includes Buck’s hand-drawn map of what he found before the explosion. Here’s a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Red Flag Warning in Effectapproaching. Repaving Project Begins at McCarran and PyramidRepaving Project B
Red Flag Warning in Effect
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 days ago
approaching. Repaving Project Begins at McCarran and PyramidRepaving Project Begins at McCarran and Pyramid The Regional Transportation Commission says that paving activities have begun as part of the Pyramid-McCarran Intersection Improvement... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Deadline to Register To Vote Approachingapproaching. Repaving Project Begins at McCarran and PyramidRepaving Project B
Deadline to Register To Vote Approaching
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
approaching. Repaving Project Begins at McCarran and PyramidRepaving Project Begins at McCarran and Pyramid The Regional Transportation Commission says that paving activities have begun as part of the Pyramid-McCarran Intersection Improvement... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Repaving Project Begins at McCarran and Pyramidapproaching. The Regional Transportation Commission says that paving activit
Repaving Project Begins at McCarran and Pyramid
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
approaching. The Regional Transportation Commission says that paving activities have begun as part of the Pyramid-McCarran Intersection Improvement... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Lane Closures, Delays on I-80 Near the Nevada State Lineapproaching. Repaving Project Begins at McCarran and PyramidRepaving Project B
Lane Closures, Delays on I-80 Near the Nevada State Line
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
approaching. Repaving Project Begins at McCarran and PyramidRepaving Project Begins at McCarran and Pyramid The Regional Transportation Commission says that paving activities have begun as part of the Pyramid-McCarran Intersection Improvement... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
State commission says abandoned gas line caused Seattle blast, wants to fine PSE $3.2Mwas at fault. “When the gas line was dug up, it was very clear at that point,”
State commission says abandoned gas line caused Seattle blast, wants to fine PSE $3.2M
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
was at fault. “When the gas line was dug up, it was very clear at that point,” Slattery said. On Tuesday, the Utility and Transportation Commission confirmed Slattery’s suspicions. UTC says PSE failed to properly disconnect and seal an abandoned... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Regulators: Puget Sound Energy failure caused explosionA state Utilities and Transportation Commission investigation says Puget Sound
Regulators: Puget Sound Energy failure caused explosion
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
A state Utilities and Transportation Commission investigation says Puget Sound Energy failed to properly disconnect and seal a gas pipeline that caused a natural gas explosion in Seattle in March. The Seattle Times reports the report said a pipeline... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Regulators: Puget Sound Energy failure caused explosionSEATTLE (AP) - A state Utilities and Transportation Commission investigation sa
Regulators: Puget Sound Energy failure caused explosion
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) - A state Utilities and Transportation Commission investigation says Puget Sound Energy failed to properly disconnect and seal a gas pipeline that caused a natural gas explosion in Seattle in March. The Seattle Times reports... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
PSE calls fine for Greenwood explosion ‘disappointing and excessive’fine for its role in March’s Greenwood natural-gas explosion was “disappointing
PSE calls fine for Greenwood explosion ‘disappointing and excessive’
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
fine for its role in March’s Greenwood natural-gas explosion was “disappointing and excessive.” The Utilities and Transportation Commission filed a complaint against the utility, citing 17 violations of pipeline safety regulations and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Greenwood blast caused by PSE’s abandoned, unsealed pipeline, regulators saycaused the natural-gas explosion that rocked Seattle’s Greenwood neighborhood i
Greenwood blast caused by PSE’s abandoned, unsealed pipeline, regulators say
The Seattle Times / Posted 8 days ago
caused the natural-gas explosion that rocked Seattle’s Greenwood neighborhood in March, according to a state Utilities and Transportation Commission investigation. The pipeline near Mr. Gyros restaurant, which was leveled in the blast, was left... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
State regulators say March gas explosion in Seattle originated from improperly abandoned gas linegas explosion in Seattle’s Greenwood neighborhood originated from an improperly
State regulators say March gas explosion in Seattle originated from improperly abandoned gas line
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
gas explosion in Seattle’s Greenwood neighborhood originated from an improperly abandoned gas line. The Utilities and Transportation Commission filed a formal complaint against PSE citing 17 violations of pipeline safety regulations and... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
County to fix more roads with gas tax moneyreceiving through the gas tax hike will pay for more roadwork in the coming yea
County to fix more roads with gas tax money
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 9 days ago
receiving through the gas tax hike will pay for more roadwork in the coming years, officials said. The Pahrump Regional Transportation Commission on Tuesday presented an initial list of roads that officials plan to repair in the 2016-2018 fiscal... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Embarcadero project aims to give bicyclists a smoother ridecapacity for motor vehicles. The council's razor-thin vote followed a unanimou
Embarcadero project aims to give bicyclists a smoother ride
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
capacity for motor vehicles. The council's razor-thin vote followed a unanimous recommendation from the Planning and Transportation Commission in favor of Option One. As Commissioner Asher Waldfogel explained Monday, the commission thought... Read more
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Orange County Register
Bridge work on I-5, 91 freeway expected to cause traffic delaysthe formation of what will eventually be the Maple Street Bridge,” said Eliza P
Bridge work on I-5, 91 freeway expected to cause traffic delays
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
the formation of what will eventually be the Maple Street Bridge,” said Eliza Perez, spokeswoman for the Riverside County Transportation Commission. Drivers are advised to detour at the Maple Street exit, head north, turn left on Pomona Road and... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Milestone Reached In Highway 169 Bird Creek Bridge Projectspent the weekend moving the barricades so that northbound traffic is now trave
Milestone Reached In Highway 169 Bird Creek Bridge Project
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 10 days ago
spent the weekend moving the barricades so that northbound traffic is now traveling on the brand new bridges. The Oklahoma Transportation Commission approved the $45,500,000 contract in April of 2015. 4/6/2016: Related Story: Bird Creek Bridges On... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Ride Glenwood to be free during bridge detourfollowup request by RFTA for extra assistance from up-valley governments in Pit
Ride Glenwood to be free during bridge detour
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 11 days ago
followup request by RFTA for extra assistance from up-valley governments in Pitkin County. That county’s Elected Officials Transportation Commission has already agreed to funding that will allow RFTA to extend the Grand Hogback service to Parachute... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Woman fights to save trees planted for World War I veteransof Remembrance." The section spans from the Mounts Road exit in DuPont to the M
Woman fights to save trees planted for World War I veterans
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 11 days ago
of Remembrance." The section spans from the Mounts Road exit in DuPont to the McChord exit in Lakewood. The state Transportation Commission will review the request at its October meeting. The memorial would renew recognition of the World... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Editorial, Sept. 18, 2016: Vote yes on vital transit Measure D1 and the Fishhook merge lanes between highways 1 and 17. But this plan put tog
Editorial, Sept. 18, 2016: Vote yes on vital transit Measure D
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
1 and the Fishhook merge lanes between highways 1 and 17. But this plan put together by the Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission and backed by most elected officials has broader goals in mind. And while the highway is the poster... Read more
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ABC Montana
WYDOT considering Yellowstone license plateinto the idea of offering state license plates that celebrate Yellowstone Natio
WYDOT considering Yellowstone license plate
ABC Montana / Posted 11 days ago
into the idea of offering state license plates that celebrate Yellowstone National Park. WYDOT Director Bill Panos told Transportation Commission members that a Yellowstone plate is in the early development stage and the agency is still... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
WYDOT considering Yellowstone license plateinto the idea of offering state license plates that celebrate Yellowstone Natio
WYDOT considering Yellowstone license plate
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 11 days ago
into the idea of offering state license plates that celebrate Yellowstone National Park. WYDOT Director Bill Panos told Transportation Commission members that a Yellowstone plate is in the early development stage and the agency is still... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Council candidates make their pitches at Palo Alto forumin areas like University Avenue, California Avenue and El Camino," said Fine, w
Council candidates make their pitches at Palo Alto forum
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
in areas like University Avenue, California Avenue and El Camino," said Fine, who currently chairs the city's Planning and Transportation Commission. Tanaka, who serves on the planning commission and preceded Fine as chair, concurred that more... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Uber proposes temporary ride sharing agreement in Hilsborough Countyoperate legally in the county immediately. The temporary agreement does not in
Uber proposes temporary ride sharing agreement in Hilsborough County
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 12 days ago
operate legally in the county immediately. The temporary agreement does not include the fingerprint checks that the Public Transportation Commission wants, but instead would let drivers voluntarily undergo background fingerprinting. Uber is also... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Montana Transportation Commission meetingAgenda: September 16, 2016 From Montana Department of Transportation HELENA
Montana Transportation Commission meeting
Havre Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Agenda: September 16, 2016 From Montana Department of Transportation HELENA — The public is invited to attend the Transportation Commission meeting scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at the... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
With Ford's help, city looks to accelerate bike sharing(three downtown and two on Park Boulevard) and dozens of mostly unused bikes. A
With Ford's help, city looks to accelerate bike sharing
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
(three downtown and two on Park Boulevard) and dozens of mostly unused bikes. According to statistics from the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and city planning staff, a bike in Palo Alto's system was taken for a ride 0.17 times per day... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
March column: Race grows close so party may help Democrat Singerof a state Senate seat representing St. Petersburg and Tampa, says he favors ab
March column: Race grows close so party may help Democrat Singer
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
of a state Senate seat representing St. Petersburg and Tampa, says he favors abolishing the Hillsborough County Public Transportation Commission, which is embroiled in a battle with ridesharing companies Uber and Lyft. Rouson’s stance could... Read more
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Vancouver Business Journal
NW Natural files for rate reduction in WashingtonNW Natural has filed for a rate reduction with the Washington Utilities and Tra
NW Natural files for rate reduction in Washington
Vancouver Business Journal / Posted 13 days ago
NW Natural has filed for a rate reduction with the Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission (WUTC). If approved, the new lower rates will take effect Nov. 1. The utility company has requested a residential rate reduction of 1.5 percent and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Grace period ends for FasTrak abusers on I-580after receiving a violation notice. And carpoolers? Now is the time to pick up
Grace period ends for FasTrak abusers on I-580
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
after receiving a violation notice. And carpoolers? Now is the time to pick up your FasTrak Flex tag. The Alameda County Transportation Commission generally has until now been waiving tolls for motorists who say they were in a carpool at the time... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Henderson: Reading rules shows Hillsborough stifles taxis’ competitionto lower prices and happier consumers is squashed, although it isn’t spelled ou
Henderson: Reading rules shows Hillsborough stifles taxis’ competition
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
to lower prices and happier consumers is squashed, although it isn’t spelled out that way. No, the Hillsborough Public Transportation Commission would be happy as one of those faceless agencies that affect our lives in ways we’re not sure we... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri lawmakers override 13 Nixon vetoesshort of what's needed to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto. The measu
Missouri lawmakers override 13 Nixon vetoes
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 14 days ago
short of what's needed to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto. The measure would have allowed the state Highways and Transportation Commission to create a testing program in which trucks can drive within 50 feet of each other using technology... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
$950M ACE PLANtalking points the rail commission has about ACE Forward includes: uIt would r
$950M ACE PLAN
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
talking points the rail commission has about ACE Forward includes: uIt would reduce greenhouse gas given the Metropolitan Transportation Commission estimates traffic on Interstate 580 through the Altamont Pass will increase 75 percent by... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Oakland Pride features the whimsical and politicalsaid that LGBT politicians are achieving leadership positions they've never had
Oakland Pride features the whimsical and political
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
said that LGBT politicians are achieving leadership positions they've never had. She is now chair of the Alameda County Transportation Commission and was appointed to a seat on the Bay Area Air Quality Management District, marking the first time... Read more
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The Mercury News
Tech buses proliferating throughout Bay Areawould be the seventh-largest transportation provider in the region in terms of
Tech buses proliferating throughout Bay Area
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
would be the seventh-largest transportation provider in the region in terms of ridership, according to the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, which released the study in conjunction with the Bay Area Council, a business-sponsored advocacy... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri lawmakers loosen gun lawsshort of what's needed to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto. The measu
Missouri lawmakers loosen gun laws
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 14 days ago
short of what's needed to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto. The measure would have allowed the state Highways and Transportation Commission to create a testing program in which trucks can drive within 50 feet of each other using technology... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri lawmakers vote for voter photo IDshort of what's needed to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto. The measu
Missouri lawmakers vote for voter photo ID
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 14 days ago
short of what's needed to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto. The measure would have allowed the state Highways and Transportation Commission to create a testing program in which trucks can drive within 50 feet of each other using technology... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Missouri lawmakers override some of Gov. Nixon’s vetoesshort of what's needed to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto. The measu
Missouri lawmakers override some of Gov. Nixon’s vetoes
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
short of what's needed to override Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon's veto. The measure would have allowed the state Highways and Transportation Commission to create a testing program in which trucks can drive within 50 feet of each other using technology... Read more
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