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The Mercury News
Mayor says denser downtown housing worth considering4,500 housing units in their neighborhood, including 15 percent below market ra
Mayor says denser downtown housing worth considering
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
4,500 housing units in their neighborhood, including 15 percent below market rate. Adina Levin, who serves on the Transportation Commission and lives near downtown, said she supports the idea of increasing downtown density even if it means... Read more
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The Mercury News
15-hour-a-day carpool lanes coming to more Bay Area freewaysit will also be 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. Q What's the latest on the interchange at Hig
15-hour-a-day carpool lanes coming to more Bay Area freeways
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
it will also be 5 a.m. to 8 p.m. Q What's the latest on the interchange at Highway 92 and El Camino Real? A The state transportation commission will vote in October on moving ahead on the $16 million job to improve the ramps. Work could begin... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Woodstock to consider Route 47 crosswalksThe city’s transportation commission wants council members to consider construc
Woodstock to consider Route 47 crosswalks
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
The city’s transportation commission wants council members to consider constructing crosswalks at certain intersections along Route 47, beginning with a $167,372 project at the mid block of Route 47 and Calhoun Street, near Jewel-Osco. The proposal... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Caltrans to invest more than $1.6 million to make Ashby Avenue more accessibleother projects. The project monies were allocated as part of $814 million in tr
Caltrans to invest more than $1.6 million to make Ashby Avenue more accessible
The Daily Californian / Posted yesterday
other projects. The project monies were allocated as part of $814 million in transportation funding from the California Transportation Commission, toward 135 projects across California designed to improve traffic and road conditions. The new... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Forgotten 'Boulevard of Remembrance' gets new life in Pierce Countysaid Muri, "This is twice. And I can tell you, right now, we're not going to fo
Forgotten 'Boulevard of Remembrance' gets new life in Pierce County
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
said Muri, "This is twice. And I can tell you, right now, we're not going to forget again." In October, Washington's Transportation Commission is expected to approve naming I-5 between Nisqually and Lakewood the Boulevard of Remembrance. Part... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Forgotten 'Boulevard of Remembrance' gets new life in Pierce Countysaid Muri, "This is twice. And I can tell you, right now, we're not going to fo
Forgotten 'Boulevard of Remembrance' gets new life in Pierce County
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
said Muri, "This is twice. And I can tell you, right now, we're not going to forget again." In October, Washington's Transportation Commission is expected to approve naming I-5 between Nisqually and Lakewood the Boulevard of Remembrance. Part... Read more
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Timmins Times
Reviving Moosonee's tourism industrytrain ride to the remote community itself is one such draw. Corina Moore, the
Reviving Moosonee's tourism industry
Timmins Times / Posted 2 days ago
train ride to the remote community itself is one such draw. Corina Moore, the President and CEO of Ontario Northland Transportation Commission, said the views while riding the Polar Bear Express are breathtaking and something she encourages... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pilot program to help Dublin commuters pay for Uber, Lyft, cabs$100,000 for the pilot program in Dublin and has submitted an application for a
Pilot program to help Dublin commuters pay for Uber, Lyft, cabs
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
$100,000 for the pilot program in Dublin and has submitted an application for a $100,000 grant from the Alameda County Transportation Commission, said Christy Wegener, director of planning and communications for LAVTA. Dublin will join other... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
$5.9M Pearl District pedestrian/bike bridge gets the go-aheadPedestrians and bicyclists traversing between Nob Hill and the Pearl District w
$5.9M Pearl District pedestrian/bike bridge gets the go-ahead
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
Pedestrians and bicyclists traversing between Nob Hill and the Pearl District will get a bridge of their own. The Oregon Transportation Commission announced Friday it will provide $2.8 million of funding for a $5.9 million pedestrian and bike... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Lawsuit targets Tampa parking, towing companiesfor damages. When 10Investigates first reported on 717 and Target complaints i
Lawsuit targets Tampa parking, towing companies
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
for damages. When 10Investigates first reported on 717 and Target complaints in May, the Hillsborough County Public Transportation Commission (PTC) had done little in reaction to the violations of the county wrecker rules. But after the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
$5.9M Pearl District pedestrian/bike bridge gets the go-aheadPedestrians and bicyclists traversing between Nob Hill and the Pearl District w
$5.9M Pearl District pedestrian/bike bridge gets the go-ahead
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
Pedestrians and bicyclists traversing between Nob Hill and the Pearl District will get a bridge of their own. The Oregon Transportation Commission announced Friday it will provide $2.8 million of funding for a $5.9 million pedestrian and bike... Read more
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Ventura County Star
After 18 years, public servant Millhouse says it’s time to move onSTAR For Keith Millhouse, it's time. After 18 years of public service, the Mo
After 18 years, public servant Millhouse says it’s time to move on
Ventura County Star / Posted 3 days ago
STAR For Keith Millhouse, it's time. After 18 years of public service, the Moorpark city councilman, Ventura County Transportation Commission chairman and Southern California Association of Governments and Metrolink board member is stepping... Read more
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Orange County Register
Corona's 'Main Push' closures may clog Highway 9191 in Corona, compounding traffic in an already-tedious stretch of Southern Cal
Corona's 'Main Push' closures may clog Highway 91
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
91 in Corona, compounding traffic in an already-tedious stretch of Southern California highway. In what Riverside County Transportation Commission officials are calling the “Main Push,” ramps and highways will close, lanes will shift, structures... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Ruth: This rideshare customer wants background checks on Uber driversask? It would seem so. Both Uber and its rideshare competitor, Lyft, are pushi
Ruth: This rideshare customer wants background checks on Uber drivers
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
ask? It would seem so. Both Uber and its rideshare competitor, Lyft, are pushing back against a Hillsborough County Public Transportation Commission proposed regulation that would require the companies’ drivers to undergo a fingerprint background... Read more
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The Mercury News
Eleven to battle it out for four seats on City CouncilPalo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo, Adolescent Counseling Services and Stevenson H
Eleven to battle it out for four seats on City Council
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo, Adolescent Counseling Services and Stevenson House. Adrian Fine: The Planning and Transportation Commission chair has a master's in city and regional planning from the University of Pennsylvania. Fine now... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Groundbreaking for New Tahoe Pathin town. RTC: Paving at North McCarran and North VirginiaRTC: Paving at North
Groundbreaking for New Tahoe Path
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
in town. RTC: Paving at North McCarran and North VirginiaRTC: Paving at North McCarran and North Virginia Regional Transportation Commission says that on Saturday, August 20th and Sunday, August 21st, there will be a paving project at the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Judge Denied Motion to Suppress Blood Evidence from DUI Crash in 2014in town. RTC: Paving at North McCarran and North VirginiaRTC: Paving at North
Judge Denied Motion to Suppress Blood Evidence from DUI Crash in 2014
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
in town. RTC: Paving at North McCarran and North VirginiaRTC: Paving at North McCarran and North Virginia Regional Transportation Commission says that on Saturday, August 20th and Sunday, August 21st, there will be a paving project at the... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Christmas train moves to Santa Cruz�Polar Express,� taking off from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and traveling t
Pajaronian Christmas train moves to Santa Cruz
Register Pajaronian / Posted 5 days ago
�Polar Express,� taking off from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and traveling to Capitola. The Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission voted 10-2 in favor of the switch Thursday. Commissioners Greg Caput and Jimmy Dutra... Read more
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KTVN Reno
RTC: Paving at North McCarran and North Virginiain town. Regional Transportation Commission says that on Saturday, August 20
RTC: Paving at North McCarran and North Virginia
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
in town. Regional Transportation Commission says that on Saturday, August 20th and Sunday, August 21st, there will be a paving project at the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Reno Gleaning Project Busier Than Everin town. RTC: Paving at North McCarran and North VirginiaRTC: Paving at North
Reno Gleaning Project Busier Than Ever
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
in town. RTC: Paving at North McCarran and North VirginiaRTC: Paving at North McCarran and North Virginia Regional Transportation Commission says that on Saturday, August 20th and Sunday, August 21st, there will be a paving project at the... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Central Coast to get millions to improve aging highways and roadsFinancial help is on the way for California’s aging transportation infrastructu
Central Coast to get millions to improve aging highways and roads
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 5 days ago
Financial help is on the way for California’s aging transportation infrastructure. The California Transportation Commission has earmarked $814 million to more than a hundred transportation projects. “Each of these projects is an opportunity to... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Transportation Commission recognizes WoodcockThe Mississippi Transportation Commission recently recognized Joel D. “Woody” W
Transportation Commission recognizes Woodcock
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 5 days ago
The Mississippi Transportation Commission recently recognized Joel D. “Woody” Woodcock for his service to the Mississippi Department of Transportation and the State of Mississippi with a resolution. Woodcock represented MDOT for more than 12 years,... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto struggles to provide housing that's affordablepolitical sphere since the Maybell controversy. Greg Tanaka, who is now the lo
Palo Alto struggles to provide housing that's affordable
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
political sphere since the Maybell controversy. Greg Tanaka, who is now the longest-serving member of the Planning and Transportation Commission, is known for his cautious, project-by-project approach to new developments, an approach he hopes... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
First road repairs with gas tax increase approvedThe Nye County Regional Transportation Commission on Tuesday approved repairs f
First road repairs with gas tax increase approved
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 5 days ago
The Nye County Regional Transportation Commission on Tuesday approved repairs for six roads throughout the county in the current fiscal year. Officials said the projected $2 million cost of repairs for the six roads will be covered by proceeds from... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area transit system to subsidize Uber, Lyft rideslike brick-and-mortar businesses (and) housing. Think Airbnb," said Randy Rents
Bay Area transit system to subsidize Uber, Lyft rides
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
like brick-and-mortar businesses (and) housing. Think Airbnb," said Randy Rentschler, a spokesman for the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. "Now public transit is beginning to feel it. Bus systems haven't changed much in the last 50... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Panama Canal growth pushes ports to improveof that influx, LaRue said. This year, the port was one of nine Texas ports to
Panama Canal growth pushes ports to improve
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 6 days ago
of that influx, LaRue said. This year, the port was one of nine Texas ports to qualify for funding from the Texas Transportation Commission. Its share was $3.3 million, which is being used for work along the Joe Fulton International Trade... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
'Polar Express' gets final approval for holiday serviceUPDATE 8/18/16 4:55 PM: The Polar Express will run as scheduled. On Thursday, t
'Polar Express' gets final approval for holiday service
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 6 days ago
UPDATE 8/18/16 4:55 PM: The Polar Express will run as scheduled. On Thursday, the Santa Cruz Regional Transportation Commission approved the holiday excursion train between Santa Cruz and Capitola for a five week period this November and... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Uber, Lyft to partner with East Bay public transit angencythat has effected business segments like brick and mortar businesses, Airbnb,"
Uber, Lyft to partner with East Bay public transit angency
Silicon Valley / Posted 6 days ago
that has effected business segments like brick and mortar businesses, Airbnb," said Randy Rentschler of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. "Now public transit is beginning to feel it. Bus systems haven't changed much in the last 50... Read more
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The Mercury News
Uber, Lyft to partner with East Bay public transit angencythat has effected business segments like brick and mortar businesses, Airbnb,"
Uber, Lyft to partner with East Bay public transit angency
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
that has effected business segments like brick and mortar businesses, Airbnb," said Randy Rentschler of the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. "Now public transit is beginning to feel it. Bus systems haven't changed much in the last 50... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Highway commission asked to reverse Rhody Farm Road decisionSouth in Starr. A Starr resident speaking on behalf of a group of concerned dr
Highway commission asked to reverse Rhody Farm Road decision
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
South in Starr. A Starr resident speaking on behalf of a group of concerned drivers asked the South Carolina Department of Transportation Commission to reverse its decision that transfers Rhody Farm Road into private hands. The road, a connector... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Former Palo Alto City Planner on Silicon Valley’s Housing MessLast week, Kate Vershov Downing, a lawyer who served on the planning and transp
A Former Palo Alto City Planner on Silicon Valley’s Housing Mess
The Atlantic / Posted 6 days ago
Last week, Kate Vershov Downing, a lawyer who served on the planning and transportation commission for the city of Palo Alto, California, resigned from her volunteer position. She also posted her resignation letter on Medium, announcing that she and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
11 Lighting Sparked Fires Burning on Winnemucca Districta thunderstorm late Tuesday night. Closures on Victorian AvenueClosures on Vic
11 Lighting Sparked Fires Burning on Winnemucca District
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
a thunderstorm late Tuesday night. Closures on Victorian AvenueClosures on Victorian Avenue According to the Regional Transportation Commission portions of Victorian Avenue will be closed Thursday and Friday. According to the Regional... Read more
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The Mercury News
Eleven to battle it out for four seats on City CouncilPalo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo, Adolescent Counseling Services and Stevenson H
Eleven to battle it out for four seats on City Council
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo, Adolescent Counseling Services and Stevenson House. Adrian Fine: The Planning and Transportation Commission chair has a master's in city and regional planning from the University of Pennsylvania. Fine now... Read more
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The Mercury News
Eleven to battle it out for four seats on City CouncilPalo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo, Adolescent Counseling Services and Stevenson H
Eleven to battle it out for four seats on City Council
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo, Adolescent Counseling Services and Stevenson House. Adrian Fine -- The Planning and Transportation Commission chair has a master's in city and regional planning from the University of Pennsylvania. Fine now... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
10 Investigates PTC pulling funds from Clerk's office because of what it says is sloppy accountingbut now the Hillsborough Clerk's office is accused of mismanaging public money.
10 Investigates PTC pulling funds from Clerk's office because of what it says is sloppy accounting
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 7 days ago
but now the Hillsborough Clerk's office is accused of mismanaging public money. 10Investigates discovered the Public Transportation commission is now taking public money away from the Clerk's control. The Clerk acts as the bank for most... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
State Transportation Board Pushing for Gas Tax IncreaseColumbia, SC (WLTX)- The SC Department of Transportation Commission chairman sa
State Transportation Board Pushing for Gas Tax Increase
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 7 days ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX)- The SC Department of Transportation Commission chairman said the agency still needs more funding to deal with roads projects and maintenance across the state, At a Commission workshop Wednesday, Chairman Mike Wooten said the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Railroad crossings in Grady County slated for renovationsand surface improvements on the Union Pacific crossing at east/west Grady Count
Railroad crossings in Grady County slated for renovations
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 7 days ago
and surface improvements on the Union Pacific crossing at east/west Grady County Road 1280 south of Pocasset. The state Transportation Commission approved a $363,221 improvement plan to include installation of pedestal-mounted flashing signals... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Bus route from Carson City to Tahoe could endproject which is requesting $750,000. CAMPO also approved the 2040 Regional Tr
Bus route from Carson City to Tahoe could end
Nevada Appeal / Posted 8 days ago
project which is requesting $750,000. CAMPO also approved the 2040 Regional Transportation Plan. The Regional Transportation Commission, which met after CAMPO, awarded two contracts. Slurry Seal Inc. will be doing 1,084,000 linear... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 15to make MTC an elected body As Howard Ortman said in the Readers’ Forum on Aug
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for Aug. 15
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 10 days ago
to make MTC an elected body As Howard Ortman said in the Readers’ Forum on Aug. 11, referring to the Metroplitan Transportation Commission, “This organization needs to be taken down and reconstructed as an elected body responsible to the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in cityof a key but crumbling city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier rep
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in city
KWWL Iowa / Posted 10 days ago
of a key but crumbling city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports (http://bit.ly/2b1QUPN ) the Iowa Transportation Commission unanimously agreed to transfer ownership of University Avenue from the state to the city. The City... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in cityeager to take ownership of a key but crumbling city thoroughfare. The Waterloo
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in city
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 10 days ago
eager to take ownership of a key but crumbling city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports the Iowa Transportation Commission unanimously agreed to transfer ownership of University Avenue from the state to the city. The City... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in cityof a key but crumbling city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier rep
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in city
KTTC Rochester / Posted 10 days ago
of a key but crumbling city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports (http://bit.ly/2b1QUPN ) the Iowa Transportation Commission unanimously agreed to transfer ownership of University Avenue from the state to the city. The City... Read more
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Orange County Register
California for whom?of the Houston-based Center for Opportunity Urbanism (www.opportunityurbanism.o
California for whom?
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
of the Houston-based Center for Opportunity Urbanism (www.opportunityurbanism.org). Wendell Cox is principal of Demographia, a St. Louis-based public policy firm, and was appointed to three terms on the Los Angeles County Transportation Commi... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in cityto take ownership of a key - but crumbling - city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-C
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in city
KWWL Iowa / Posted 10 days ago
to take ownership of a key - but crumbling - city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that the Iowa Transportation Commission unanimously agreed to transfer ownership of University Avenue from the state to the city. The City... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in cityto take ownership of a key - but crumbling - city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-C
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in city
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 11 days ago
to take ownership of a key - but crumbling - city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that the Iowa Transportation Commission unanimously agreed to transfer ownership of University Avenue from the state to the city. The City... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in citya key - but crumbling - city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier re
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in city
KWWL Iowa / Posted 11 days ago
a key - but crumbling - city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports (http://bit.ly/2b1QUPN ) that the Iowa Transportation Commission unanimously agreed to transfer ownership of University Avenue from the state to the city. The City... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in citya key - but crumbling - city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier re
Waterloo eager to take control, improve key road in city
KTTC Rochester / Posted 11 days ago
a key - but crumbling - city thoroughfare. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports (http://bit.ly/2b1QUPN ) that the Iowa Transportation Commission unanimously agreed to transfer ownership of University Avenue from the state to the city. The City... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Province 'committed' to ONTC — WynnePremier Kathleen Wynne continued to pledge the government's commitment to the O
Province 'committed' to ONTC — Wynne
The Sudbury Star / Posted 12 days ago
Premier Kathleen Wynne continued to pledge the government's commitment to the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission, but reiterated there are no plans to get the Northlander passenger train back on the tracks. Wynne stopped at the ONTC... Read more
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Orange County Register
Freeway closures on 91, 71 set for next two weekendsEmpire and to the south. As part of its project improving the 91 freeway from
Freeway closures on 91, 71 set for next two weekends
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
Empire and to the south. As part of its project improving the 91 freeway from Corona to Riverside, the Riverside County Transportation Commission has scheduled a full closure of the westbound 91 at the 71 freeway from 11 p.m. Saturday to 7 a.m.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Three officially in race for 2 City Council seatsher plans if re-elected. Carlton and Mueller were both new to the council in 2
Three officially in race for 2 City Council seats
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
her plans if re-elected. Carlton and Mueller were both new to the council in 2012; Mueller previously served on the city's Transportation Commission and Carlton served on the Parks & Recreation Commission. Mueller served as the city's mayor in... Read more
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