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Belleville Intelligencer
Council backs shelter proposalbecome a common activity for people of all ages and ability.” Findings to date
Council backs shelter proposal
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 3 hours ago
become a common activity for people of all ages and ability.” Findings to date have underscored the need for an active transportation committee, Hill said. “This committee could address the gaps in policy that the city is facing,” she... Read more
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The Star
Third bridge blueprint to come ‘once state gets federal nod’the proposed third bridge after it has secured approval in principle from the W
Third bridge blueprint to come ‘once state gets federal nod’
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
the proposed third bridge after it has secured approval in principle from the Works Ministry. State Works, Utilities and Transportation Committee chairman Lim Hock Seng said nobody would spend RM10mil on the feasibility study for the bridge... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana House panel makes right call to reject bill blocking Landrieu initiativequite a long list of New Orleans efforts that various legislators have sought t
Louisiana House panel makes right call to reject bill blocking Landrieu initiative
The Advocate / Posted 19 hours ago
quite a long list of New Orleans efforts that various legislators have sought to stop this session. So kudos to the House Transportation Committee, which this week rejected a bill by State Sen. Conrad Appel, R-Metairie, that would have blocked... Read more
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The Hill
House approves chemical reform dealof Wednesday’s agenda… The Senate could begin considering the TSCA bill as ear
House approves chemical reform deal
The Hill / Posted 20 hours ago
of Wednesday’s agenda… The Senate could begin considering the TSCA bill as early as Tuesday night. The House Transportation Committee will mark up its version of the Water Resources Development Act. A suspect has been arrested in the... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Chamber committee discusses summer road projectsMACOMB — Warm weather is here, and so is road construction.The Macomb Area Cham
Chamber committee discusses summer road projects
McDonough County Voice / Posted 23 hours ago
MACOMB — Warm weather is here, and so is road construction.The Macomb Area Chamber Transportation Committee heard updates on several road projects and other transportation issues at its regular meeting Thursday afternoon.According to IDOT... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Support groups, clubs and services9-10 a.m. weigh-in, meeting at 10 a.m., Coventry Activity Center, 612 St. Mary’
Support groups, clubs and services
SaukValley.com / Posted 23 hours ago
9-10 a.m. weigh-in, meeting at 10 a.m., Coventry Activity Center, 612 St. Mary’s Road, Sterling, 815-626-0034. Regional Transportation Committee Region 1 meeting, 10 a.m., Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas St., 815-433-5830. Free blood... Read more
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The Hill
Five problems, five bipartisan solutions to advance the tech economyneeds required to support the Internet of Things. The DIGIT Act, S.2607, was re
Five problems, five bipartisan solutions to advance the tech economy
The Hill / Posted 23 hours ago
needs required to support the Internet of Things. The DIGIT Act, S.2607, was referred to the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee on March 1. Meanwhile, the WiFi Innovation Act (S. 424 and H.R. 821), which would require the FCC to... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Southwest LRT stakeholders in limbowould be passed. “Now we can sit town and work out a solution,” he said. Rep.
Southwest LRT stakeholders in limbo
Finance and Commerce / Posted yesterday
would be passed. “Now we can sit town and work out a solution,” he said. Rep. Tim Kelly, R-Red Wing, who chairs the House Transportation Committee, echoed McLaughlin on Monday. If Dayton calls a special session, Kelly said he will push for a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
CTA weighs in on state budgetzero-emission buses. They’ll also hear about the ever-elusive transportation fu
CTA weighs in on state budget
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
zero-emission buses. They’ll also hear about the ever-elusive transportation funding deal, with a 9:30 a.m. panel including transportation committee chairs Assemblyman Jim Frazier, D-Oakley and Sen. Jim Beall, D-San Jose, as well as a road user fee... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
National honor for assistant engineerand construction issues with this project,” said Anoka County Commissioner Scot
National honor for assistant engineer
ABC Newspapers / Posted yesterday
and construction issues with this project,” said Anoka County Commissioner Scott Schulte, who is chair of the county’s Transportation Committee. “He is an innovative thinker and continually pushes for new and more efficient ways to get the job... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson puts his pen to roads planon Friday had recommended HB1009. The tax committee's action came after the Sen
Hutchinson puts his pen to roads plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
on Friday had recommended HB1009. The tax committee's action came after the Senate voted 19-14 to re-refer it from the transportation committee to the tax committee. The bill had just arrived from the House, which approved it 75-15. The Senate... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Facebook is making some big changesTrending Topics came in a response to Sen. John Thune, SD, the top Republican o
Facebook is making some big changes
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Trending Topics came in a response to Sen. John Thune, SD, the top Republican on the powerful Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee. Thune demanded on May 10 that Facebook answer a series of questions in light of the mounting outcry... Read more
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Roll Call
Amid ISIS Worries, Voters Warm to Obama's EconomyNot so fast, advise some economists and lawmakers. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., r
Amid ISIS Worries, Voters Warm to Obama's Economy
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
Not so fast, advise some economists and lawmakers. Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., ranking member on the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, agreed that it’s “a combination effect” of the ISIS threat and an improving economy. Still, Nelson... Read more
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The Hill
OSHA rule on reporting workplace injuries under scrutinyup their push to impeach the agency chief. http://bit.ly/1XF3gPL On Tuesday, o
OSHA rule on reporting workplace injuries under scrutiny
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
up their push to impeach the agency chief. http://bit.ly/1XF3gPL On Tuesday, over in the Senate, the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee is holding a hearing on plans to hand off oversight of the internet domain system.... Read more
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Rutland Herald
AAA: Driver pot test shown to be invalidwhen the state commissioned its own study last year. Rep. Patrick Brennan, R-C
AAA: Driver pot test shown to be invalid
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
when the state commissioned its own study last year. Rep. Patrick Brennan, R-Chittenden, is the chairman of the House transportation committee which put forth the saliva testing legislation. Brennan said he heard from experts during the... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decisionAviation Authority is well-qualified to regulate the airline. Rep. Peter DeFaz
N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decision
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
Aviation Authority is well-qualified to regulate the airline. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), the top Democrat on the House Transportation Committee, said he wasn't convinced. A bill co-sponsor with LoBiondo, DeFazio said he worried that if crews... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
John Doe fight renews George Washington Bridge speculationreopen the lanes In December, Egea traded text messages with Christie as Port A
John Doe fight renews George Washington Bridge speculation
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
reopen the lanes In December, Egea traded text messages with Christie as Port Authority officials testified to the Assembly Transportation Committee about the lane closings. Those text messages were believed to have been deleted by both Christie and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Highway bill now just shy of Senate OKR-Little Rock. The tax committee's endorsement of HB1009 came after the Senate
Highway bill now just shy of Senate OK
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
R-Little Rock. The tax committee's endorsement of HB1009 came after the Senate voted 19-14 to re-refer HB1009 from the transportation committee to the tax committee. The bill had just come from the House, which approved it 75-15. A day... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Asa Hutchinson's Highway Funding Plan Heads to Final Votesaid on the House floor. Hutchinson's proposal advanced after the Senate voted
Asa Hutchinson's Highway Funding Plan Heads to Final Vote
Arkansas Business / Posted 4 days ago
said on the House floor. Hutchinson's proposal advanced after the Senate voted to move the proposal from the Senate Transportation Committee, which had deadlocked Thursday on the highway plan, to the Revenue and Taxation Committee. Senate... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Highway funding bill headed to final votein the coming year. The Senate on Friday voted 19-14 to move the House-backed
Highway funding bill headed to final vote
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 4 days ago
in the coming year. The Senate on Friday voted 19-14 to move the House-backed version of Hutchinson's proposal from the Transportation Committee to Revenue and Taxation. The Senate transportation panel deadlocked a day earlier over Hutchinson's... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
City provides cyclists tools for the joblocal trails. Now, cyclists have some assistance if they need to perform repai
City provides cyclists tools for the job
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 4 days ago
local trails. Now, cyclists have some assistance if they need to perform repairs. This week, members of the city’s active transportation committee announced the installation of two repair units — one at the entrance of the Lightfoot Trail at... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Despite Some Opposition, Highway Plan Moves ForwardLITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- After failing to pass the governor's highway plan through
Despite Some Opposition, Highway Plan Moves Forward
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- After failing to pass the governor's highway plan through the Senate Transportation Committee on Thursday, proponents mounted a Friday effort to go around opponents by redirecting the bill. "Rather than sitting down and work... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
HSTP meeting is May 27The Regional Transportation Committee is responsible for the development and im
HSTP meeting is May 27
Bureau County Republican / Posted 4 days ago
The Regional Transportation Committee is responsible for the development and implementation of the Human Services Transportation Plan (HSTP). HSTP identifies transportation needs and develops solutions to improve transportation services for the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson's highway plan headed to final votein the coming year. The Senate on Friday voted 19-14 to move the House-backed
Hutchinson's highway plan headed to final vote
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in the coming year. The Senate on Friday voted 19-14 to move the House-backed version of Hutchinson's proposal from the Transportation Committee to Revenue and Taxation. The Senate transportation panel deadlocked a day earlier over Hutchinson's... Read more
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Investopedia
6 Cities Battling Uberairports, ride-sharing pickups are prohibited, yet the law is loosely enforced.
6 Cities Battling Uber
Investopedia / Posted 5 days ago
airports, ride-sharing pickups are prohibited, yet the law is loosely enforced. In response, the Atlanta City Council transportation committee has put forward a proposal to regulate Uber and Lyft pick-ups from the Hartsfield-Jackson... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Highway bill heads to new Senate panelin the coming year. The Senate on Friday voted 19-14 to move the House-backed
Highway bill heads to new Senate panel
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 5 days ago
in the coming year. The Senate on Friday voted 19-14 to move the House-backed version of Hutchinson's proposal from the Transportation Committee to Revenue and Taxation. The Senate transportation panel deadlocked a day earlier over Hutchinson's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Highway bill heads to new Senate panelin the coming year. The Senate on Friday voted 19-14 to move the House-backed
Highway bill heads to new Senate panel
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in the coming year. The Senate on Friday voted 19-14 to move the House-backed version of Hutchinson's proposal from the Transportation Committee to Revenue and Taxation. The Senate transportation panel deadlocked a day earlier over Hutchinson's... Read more
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Arkansas Times
House passes governor's highway billSen. Bart Hester to get the governor's preferred plan to a Senate committee wil
House passes governor's highway bill
Arkansas Times / Posted 5 days ago
Sen. Bart Hester to get the governor's preferred plan to a Senate committee willing to approve it. Yesterday, the Senate Transportation Committee refused Hutchinson's plan to pay for highways the next five years with unallocated general revenues.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1 panel, not other, OKs Arkansas highway billtwo competing bills," Senate Republican leader Jim Hendren of Sulphur Springs s
1 panel, not other, OKs Arkansas highway bill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
two competing bills," Senate Republican leader Jim Hendren of Sulphur Springs said after Hickey's bill cleared the Senate transportation committee in a 6-2 vote with Sen. Jake Files, R-Fort Smith, and Hendren dissenting. Hendren said both bills... Read more
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Roll Call
EgyptAir Crash Highlights Security Challenges at Airportsthe nation." Neffenger was on the Senate side of the Capitol Thursday meeting
EgyptAir Crash Highlights Security Challenges at Airports
Roll Call / Posted 5 days ago
the nation." Neffenger was on the Senate side of the Capitol Thursday meeting with members of the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, Chairman John Thune confirmed. The South Dakota Republican said that whether or not the panel... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
1 panel, not other, OKs highway billtwo competing bills," Senate Republican leader Jim Hendren of Sulphur Springs s
1 panel, not other, OKs highway bill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
two competing bills," Senate Republican leader Jim Hendren of Sulphur Springs said after Hickey's bill cleared the Senate transportation committee in a 6-2 vote with Sen. Jake Files, R-Fort Smith, and Hendren dissenting. Hendren said both bills... Read more
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TribLIVE
Driverless car legislation considered as Uber tests technology in PittsburghWednesday, the same day Uber announced it is testing the technology on Pittsbur
Driverless car legislation considered as Uber tests technology in Pittsburgh
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday, the same day Uber announced it is testing the technology on Pittsburgh's streets. The bill, sent to the Senate Transportation Committee, requires companies, universities and others using self-driving cars to report all crashes,... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Turned-off alarm delayed response to Refugio oil spill, federal report saysVillage, said she planned to review the report and hoped measures like a pipeli
Turned-off alarm delayed response to Refugio oil spill, federal report says
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
Village, said she planned to review the report and hoped measures like a pipeline safety bill she voted for in the House Transportation Committee can help prevent future spills. "Our coastal environment is too fragile for catastrophes like what... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Governor's Highway Plan Hits Roadblocksaid. "It's on the backs of the working people." Those concerns led to a four-
Governor's Highway Plan Hits Roadblock
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
said. "It's on the backs of the working people." Those concerns led to a four-four tie vote Thursday morning in the Senate Transportation Committee. That was a setback for the governor's plan. Negotiations continue as lawmakers head into the... Read more
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WBGO-FM Newark
Uber and Lyft Oppose Bill To Regulate Them In New Jerseyyou would leave the state when you do it right across the river in New York.”
Uber and Lyft Oppose Bill To Regulate Them In New Jersey
WBGO-FM Newark / Posted 5 days ago
you would leave the state when you do it right across the river in New York.” Despite the companies’ objections Assembly Transportation Committee chairman John Wisniewski believes a fingerprint requirement for their drivers will be included in... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Lawmaker eyes different panel for highway planfiscal year. Republican Sen. Bart Hester said Thursday he doesn't plan on runn
Lawmaker eyes different panel for highway plan
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 5 days ago
fiscal year. Republican Sen. Bart Hester said Thursday he doesn't plan on running the proposal again before the Senate Transportation Committee, which deadlocked on the plan earlier in the day. Hester said he'll ask the Senate to send an... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Senate defeats bid to change committee hearing Hutchinson highway billSen. Bart Hester asked for the bill to be reassigned from the Transportation Co
Senate defeats bid to change committee hearing Hutchinson highway bill
Arkansas Times / Posted 6 days ago
Sen. Bart Hester asked for the bill to be reassigned from the Transportation Committee, where it might lack votes for approval, to the Revenue and Taxation Committee. A group of senators prefers passing a tax for highways as a better means of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
GOP lawmakers file alternative highway planis co-sponsored by Republican Sens Bill Sample and Ronald Caldwell and GOP Rep.
GOP lawmakers file alternative highway plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
is co-sponsored by Republican Sens Bill Sample and Ronald Caldwell and GOP Rep. Dan Douglas. Sample chairs the Senate Transportation Committee. Highway officials have said the boost in money is needed so the state can receive an additional... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
TSA, airlines deserve each other, but we shouldn't stand for security slogEdward Burke, 14th; Daniel Solis, 25th; Margaret Laurino, 39th; and Michael Zal
TSA, airlines deserve each other, but we shouldn't stand for security slog
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Edward Burke, 14th; Daniel Solis, 25th; Margaret Laurino, 39th; and Michael Zalewski, 23rd, who's chair of the council's transportation committee. San Francisco International Airport, Kansas City International Airport and 20 other U.S. airports... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
TSA to add staff, but O'Hare tells passengers to arrive 3 hours before flightlanes and equipment unused while passengers waited for hours. Democratic U.S.
TSA to add staff, but O'Hare tells passengers to arrive 3 hours before flight
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
lanes and equipment unused while passengers waited for hours. Democratic U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski, a member of the House transportation committee, on Monday called the TSA delays "unacceptable" and said he will continue to ask questions about how... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
On session's eve, panel short of road-bill votesbill said Wednesday night that he's still working to line up enough support to
On session's eve, panel short of road-bill votes
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
bill said Wednesday night that he's still working to line up enough support to get the legislation through the Senate transportation committee. "We are closer than we were at this time [on Tuesday]," said Sen. Bart Hester, R-Cave... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Devlin Tapped To Represent Fairfield's 134th DistrictConnecticut once again a great place to live, work raise a family and retire.”
Devlin Tapped To Represent Fairfield's 134th District
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 6 days ago
Connecticut once again a great place to live, work raise a family and retire.” Devlin is a member of the legislature's Transportation Committee, the tax-writing Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee, and a member of the Government... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Thingsheld outside of Birmingham City Hall. Birmingham City Council President Pro Tem
People, Places and Things
The Birmingham Times / Posted 6 days ago
held outside of Birmingham City Hall. Birmingham City Council President Pro Tem Steven Hoyt, Chair of the Public Safety/Transportation Committee said he could not be more proud of the men and women who serve and protect our city. “Our officers... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Shore Line East Supporters Press For More Serviceincreased demand that can't be met by the road system," said Simmons, who held
Shore Line East Supporters Press For More Service
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
increased demand that can't be met by the road system," said Simmons, who held a senior position on the General Assembly's transportation committee when he was a legislator. As a congressman, Simmons served on a rail subcommittee. Currently, the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
TSA, airlines deserve each other, but we shouldn't stand for security slogEdward Burke, 14th; Daniel Solis, 25th; Margaret Laurino, 39th; and Michael Zal
TSA, airlines deserve each other, but we shouldn't stand for security slog
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Edward Burke, 14th; Daniel Solis, 25th; Margaret Laurino, 39th; and Michael Zalewski, 23rd, who's chair of the council's transportation committee. San Francisco International Airport, Kansas City International Airport and 20 other U.S. airports... Read more
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DNA Info
Citi Bike's South Brooklyn Expansion Plan Due For Update From DOTPark Slope, Red Hook, Carroll Gardens and surrounding neighborhoods. The meeti
Citi Bike's South Brooklyn Expansion Plan Due For Update From DOT
DNA Info / Posted 6 days ago
Park Slope, Red Hook, Carroll Gardens and surrounding neighborhoods. The meeting will take place May 19 during CB6's transportation committee meeting at P.S. 58 at 6:30 p.m. The DOT postponed an earlier update meeting scheduled to take place... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
DUI First-Time Offenders Will Drive One Year with Ignition Interlocksof ignition interlocks for most first-time DUI offenders”, said Senator Raffert
DUI First-Time Offenders Will Drive One Year with Ignition Interlocks
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
of ignition interlocks for most first-time DUI offenders”, said Senator Rafferty, who is chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee and primary bill sponsor. “The enactment of Senate Bill 290 is smart on crime and will strengthen... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago aldermen call on city to privatize airport securitycity should privatize security at O'Hare and Midway airports after recent extre
Chicago aldermen call on city to privatize airport security
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 days ago
city should privatize security at O'Hare and Midway airports after recent extremely long waits to get through security. Transportation Committee Chairman Ald. Michael Zalewski, 23rd, the powerful Finance Committee Chairman, Ald. Edward Burke,... Read more
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CBC.ca
Colonnade unsafe and needs sidewalks: Ottawa Disability Coalitionmedia Wednesday morning to experience first hand the safety risks along the bus
Colonnade unsafe and needs sidewalks: Ottawa Disability Coalition
CBC.ca / Posted 6 days ago
media Wednesday morning to experience first hand the safety risks along the busy road. Keith Egli, who chairs the city's Transportation Committee, said he's happy to have a discussion with city staff and OC Transpo about the condition of the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago aldermen call for privatizing security at city's airportswith the federal agency but stopped short of calling for it to be replaced. Bu
Chicago aldermen call for privatizing security at city's airports
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
with the federal agency but stopped short of calling for it to be replaced. But the group of aldermen, including Transportation Committee Chairman Ald. Michael Zalewski, 23rd, Southwest Side powerhouse Ald. Edward Burke, 14th, and veteran... Read more
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