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WBUR Boston
The City Of Boston Wants You To Vote On Future Transportation Projectsbe where the money is coming from to build this,” said Vineet Gupta, the direct
The City Of Boston Wants You To Vote On Future Transportation Projects
WBUR Boston / Posted 30 minutes ago
be where the money is coming from to build this,” said Vineet Gupta, the director of policy and planning for the Boston Transportation Department. Residents can submit their ballot responses through June 17. Responses can be submitted online or... Read more
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Boston Globe
Retiring MBTA leader's cancer diagnosis came as harsh winter hitaging infrastructure, and managerial struggles. In need of a new leader, state
Retiring MBTA leader's cancer diagnosis came as harsh winter hit
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
aging infrastructure, and managerial struggles. In need of a new leader, state leaders came to DePaola, a veteran of the transportation department. “Right about when I got the diagnosis is when the winter hit. And at that time I was highway... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Memorial Day weekend travel to be affected by Oklahoma road workwork zone on U.S. 64/SH 51 is adjacent to the following work zone on the south
Memorial Day weekend travel to be affected by Oklahoma road work
The Oklahoman / Posted 8 hours ago
work zone on U.S. 64/SH 51 is adjacent to the following work zone on the south leg of the Inner Dispersal Loop, the state Transportation Department reports: All lanes of Cheyenne Avenue and Boston Avenue are closed over the south leg of the Inner... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Middlebury road work to cause closureswork to cause closures MIDDLEBURY � Commuters are advised of nighttime road cl
Middlebury road work to cause closures
Rutland Herald / Posted 12 hours ago
work to cause closures MIDDLEBURY � Commuters are advised of nighttime road closures tonight and Thursday. The Middlebury Transportation Department said crews will paint road demarcations between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. Tonight, Main Street closes... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Work on I-75 detour jams traffic in Toledoalso congested. A minor collision in the eastbound I-475 back-up further conges
Work on I-75 detour jams traffic in Toledo
The Toledo Blade / Posted 16 hours ago
also congested. A minor collision in the eastbound I-475 back-up further congested that freeway for a short time. A state transportation department truck and Toledo police car reroute traffic on Tuesday. Preparation for a seven-month detour around... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Massive construction project along Hwy 41 set to start next yearinterchange in Evansville to just North of Stratman Road in Henderson. It's a
Massive construction project along Hwy 41 set to start next year
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 17 hours ago
interchange in Evansville to just North of Stratman Road in Henderson. It's a joint effort between INDOT and the Kentucky Transportation Department. The three phase project that will take two years to complete. The focus will be on seven bridges... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Seven Takeaways From Tuesday's Budget Dealhigher education, the state Arts Council and the Oklahoma Educational Televisio
Seven Takeaways From Tuesday's Budget Deal
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 18 hours ago
higher education, the state Arts Council and the Oklahoma Educational Television Authority. The appropriated budget of the Transportation Department would fall by 16 percent, too, but the cut would be offset by a proposed bond issue. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose needs to make some District 10 roads speed-proof, residents saysometimes fatal accidents. They fingered Coleman Road and Camden Avenue as hot
San Jose needs to make some District 10 roads speed-proof, residents say
The Mercury News / Posted 19 hours ago
sometimes fatal accidents. They fingered Coleman Road and Camden Avenue as hot spots for speeders and suggested the city's transportation department review both streets' configurations and traffic patterns. One woman said she was particularly... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Traffic Increasing Between Mexico And Arizonainto Arizona, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. Also, 1 milli
Traffic Increasing Between Mexico And Arizona
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 22 hours ago
into Arizona, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. Also, 1 million more people visited the state. Arizona’s transportation department trying to plan for this upward trend. An ADOT spokesman said the department is working to improve... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
School board to discuss outside review of transportation department The Knox County school board will discuss an outside review of the district's
School board to discuss outside review of transportation department
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 23 hours ago
The Knox County school board will discuss an outside review of the district's transportation at a Wednesday meeting. The report by School Bus Consultants was released in March and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Private school students forced to ride a bus FILLED with filthused by Lawrence Woodmere Academy - private and paid for by parents - does not
Private school students forced to ride a bus FILLED with filth
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
used by Lawrence Woodmere Academy - private and paid for by parents - does not fall under the jursidcition of a County Transportation Department. New York City and Nassau County health departments also said it was not a case they would handle... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
'Ditch the Keys' free community workouts at First Security Amphitheaterand Saline. The program partners with the Arkansas Department of Environmental
'Ditch the Keys' free community workouts at First Security Amphitheater
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
and Saline. The program partners with the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, Arkansas Department of Health and Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. O.A.D. lasts from May to September. To learn more, see ozoneactiondays.o... Read more
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FOX News
US bans e-cigarettes from checked baggage over fire risksWASHINGTON – The U.S. Transportation Department said Wednesday it is permanentl
US bans e-cigarettes from checked baggage over fire risks
FOX News / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Transportation Department said Wednesday it is permanently banning passengers and crew members from carrying e-cigarettes in checked baggage or charging the devices onboard aircraft. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx cited... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Pedestrian Tunnels coming to BentonvilleHAS GIVEN THE CITY OF PBENTONVILLE MORE THAN $1.6 PMILLION FOR NEW PEDESTRIAN P
Pedestrian Tunnels coming to Bentonville
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
HAS GIVEN THE CITY OF PBENTONVILLE MORE THAN $1.6 PMILLION FOR NEW PEDESTRIAN PTUNNELS TO BE PUT IN THIS VERY PSPOT. PTHE TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT PSAYS THE TUNNELS WILL GO NEAR PTHE INTERSECTION OF SOUTHEAST P8TH STREET AND SOUTHEAST J PSTREET.... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Children ride bus filled with feces, urine and vomit to Long Island private school, parents saynorm. But since the school is a private school, and the bus is paid for directl
Children ride bus filled with feces, urine and vomit to Long Island private school, parents say
WPIX 11 New York / Posted yesterday
norm. But since the school is a private school, and the bus is paid for directly by parents and not overseen by a County Transportation Department, there seems to be no way to hold RivLab accountable for its filthy practices. The State... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cross Church development plan breaks with Fayetteville goals, planners sayBut the church wants to have a parking buffer in front of it for safety and spa
Cross Church development plan breaks with Fayetteville goals, planners say
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
But the church wants to have a parking buffer in front of it for safety and space reasons. The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department plans to route the exit ramp and Futrall Drive further east when it reworks the Wedington... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson puts his pen to roads plansession to phase in the transfer of $100 million a year "over some number of ye
Hutchinson puts his pen to roads plan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
session to phase in the transfer of $100 million a year "over some number of years" in general revenue to the Highway and Transportation Department to fund overlay projects for non-federal highways. Hickey said he's not sure whether he, Sample,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento County to consider parking permits next to Pond Parkthe requirement because drivers park there when visiting William B. Pond Park,
Sacramento County to consider parking permits next to Pond Park
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
the requirement because drivers park there when visiting William B. Pond Park, said Dan Regan, spokesman for the county transportation department. Residents would get the annual passes free of charge. The neighborhood would be included in the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Three things to know: Greeley-Evans District 6 board dishes on taxes, teachers and moretheir work on public displays, as well as the difference they made every day in
Three things to know: Greeley-Evans District 6 board dishes on taxes, teachers and more
Greeley Tribune / Posted yesterday
their work on public displays, as well as the difference they made every day in students’ lives. Otto also presented awards to folks at the transportation department. Otto also took time out to speak in favor of the potential tax increase for schoo... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
South Range schools forecast predicts a need for another source of revenue in 2018rates to rise 9 percent each year based on averaging past trends. Another purc
South Range schools forecast predicts a need for another source of revenue in 2018
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
rates to rise 9 percent each year based on averaging past trends. Another purchase South Range has to make is for its transportation department. “We have been delaying purchases of buses as much as possible to help deal with budget... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Consultants to city: Get MOU from AHTD on I-30Consultants hired by Little Rock to advise on downtown planning in light of the
Consultants to city: Get MOU from AHTD on I-30
Arkansas Times / Posted yesterday
Consultants hired by Little Rock to advise on downtown planning in light of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department plans to widen Interstate 30 told the City Board today that it ought to enter into an agreement with the AHTD to insure the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Gov. Hutchinson Signs Highway Funding Bill into Lawthat we were able to match these federal highway funds," said Scott Bennett, th
Gov. Hutchinson Signs Highway Funding Bill into Law
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
that we were able to match these federal highway funds," said Scott Bennett, the director of the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. Bennett said the bill will not only benefit their bank accounts but also their vehicles. Most of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Wiring problem delays project to ease traffic on Pontchartrain Expytraffic controllers can't monitor them. The meters, which operate like traffic
Wiring problem delays project to ease traffic on Pontchartrain Expy
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
traffic controllers can't monitor them. The meters, which operate like traffic lights, were installed months ago. A transportation department spokeswoman does not know when the department will be able to fix a wiring problem causing the... Read more
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KCEN-TV
Airports: Ticket Fees Should Go To TSA To End Checkpoint Gridlocknumber of carry-on bags at checkpoints. Airlines collected a combined $3.8 bill
Airports: Ticket Fees Should Go To TSA To End Checkpoint Gridlock
KCEN-TV / Posted yesterday
number of carry-on bags at checkpoints. Airlines collected a combined $3.8 billion in bag fees last year, according to the Transportation Department. But airlines contend there is no connection between bag fees and TSA checkpoint lines. Sharon... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Teens and cars: some advice for staying saferisk doubles. And with three or more in a car, the risk is four times greater.
Teens and cars: some advice for staying safe
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
risk doubles. And with three or more in a car, the risk is four times greater. Of course, a great danger is alcohol. The transportation department reported, in 2013, one-third of teenage drivers killed had been drinking. So, it's also safer to... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Forsyth County parents will have access to GPS showing where school buses are at all timesor Forsyth County. Today, if your child’s bus is delayed or in an accident, th
Forsyth County parents will have access to GPS showing where school buses are at all times
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
or Forsyth County. Today, if your child’s bus is delayed or in an accident, the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools transportation department uses GPS tracking to figure out where the bus is and where it’s been. “It tells us everything down... Read more
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Boston Globe
MBTA General Manager Frank DePaola to retireaccording to officials. DePaola, who served as the highway administrator and c
MBTA General Manager Frank DePaola to retire
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
according to officials. DePaola, who served as the highway administrator and chief operating officer of the state transportation department, took over in March 2015, shortly after Beverly Scott abruptly announced her resignation. At the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Crews find body of maintenance worker whose truck drove off Hood Canal Bridgeemployee apparently drove off the Hood Canal bridge. The unidentified worker ha
Crews find body of maintenance worker whose truck drove off Hood Canal Bridge
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
employee apparently drove off the Hood Canal bridge. The unidentified worker had been missing since May 16. The state’s transportation department hired Global Diving and Salvage to search using sonar that can scan larger areas at higher... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Broadway Bridge's pieces fitting togetherto the staging barges moored near the existing bridge, said Danny Straessle, a
Broadway Bridge's pieces fitting together
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to the staging barges moored near the existing bridge, said Danny Straessle, a spokesman for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The steel pieces are crafted elsewhere. "Slowly, as the steel continues to arrive, they are... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Span's pieces fitting togetherto the staging barges moored near the existing bridge, said Danny Straessle, a
Span's pieces fitting together
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
to the staging barges moored near the existing bridge, said Danny Straessle, a spokesman for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The steel pieces are crafted elsewhere. "Slowly, as the steel continues to arrive, they are... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
18th District challenger gives voters more views, issues to considerthe exception. They still say “Peoria Public School District 150,” which the di
18th District challenger gives voters more views, issues to consider
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
the exception. They still say “Peoria Public School District 150,” which the district is looking to change via the in-house transportation department to the new name. The only external expense, Coplan says, is to buy a new Web domain at... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Sonar used in search for missing WSDOT worker in Hood CanalMonday. Transportation officials say the maintenance employee may have driven
Sonar used in search for missing WSDOT worker in Hood Canal
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 3 days ago
Monday. Transportation officials say the maintenance employee may have driven off the Hood Canal bridge. The state's transportation department hired Global Diving and Salvage to search 400 feet deep using sonar that can scan larger areas at... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Sonar used in search for missing WSDOT worker in Hood CanalMonday. Transportation officials say the maintenance employee may have driven
Sonar used in search for missing WSDOT worker in Hood Canal
KING5 Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
Monday. Transportation officials say the maintenance employee may have driven off the Hood Canal bridge. The state's transportation department hired Global Diving and Salvage to search 400 feet deep using sonar that can scan larger areas at... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decisionKennedy Airport. It would compete with international flights out of Newark Airp
N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decision
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
Kennedy Airport. It would compete with international flights out of Newark Airport. The bill would prevent the U.S. Transportation Department from approving Norwegian Air International's certification. The agency has given a tentative OK... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Trump and taxesthrough $700 million in reserves it had as recently as three years ago and dive
Trump and taxes
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
through $700 million in reserves it had as recently as three years ago and diverted more than $1 billion from its state transportation department to cover budgetary gaps. In the last two years, K-12 funding and higher-ed funding have taken hits... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Analysis: NJ Transit problems aren’t fading awayGarino, the agency’s former chief of capital planning, left in 2015 to become d
Analysis: NJ Transit problems aren’t fading away
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
Garino, the agency’s former chief of capital planning, left in 2015 to become deputy director of Rhode Island’s Transportation Department. Board Chairman and state Transportation Commissioner Jamie Fox resigned last October, the same... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Sonar used in search for missing transportation employeeMonday. Transportation officials say the maintenance employee may have driven
Sonar used in search for missing transportation employee
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Monday. Transportation officials say the maintenance employee may have driven off the Hood Canal bridge. The state's transportation department hired Global Diving and Salvage to search 400 feet deep using sonar that can scan larger areas at... Read more
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The Hill
Dems vow retribution on House LGBT voteDemocratic opponent, Emily Cain, noted that the freshman lawmaker voted last ye
Dems vow retribution on House LGBT vote
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Democratic opponent, Emily Cain, noted that the freshman lawmaker voted last year in support of a similar amendment to a Transportation Department spending bill that prohibited the use of funds by federal contractors to discriminate against the... Read more
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Boston Globe
New commuter rail schedules debut on Mondaykicked off an effort called Go Boston 2030, in which the city asked residents t
New commuter rail schedules debut on Monday
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
kicked off an effort called Go Boston 2030, in which the city asked residents to share their mobility wish lists. The state transportation department has also revamped the way it produces its five-year capital plans. On Tuesday, the T has invited... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Three severely hurt in I-81 crashthis morning. Anyone who saw the crash can telephone police, who continue to i
Three severely hurt in I-81 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
this morning. Anyone who saw the crash can telephone police, who continue to investigate, at 570-459-3890. Firefighters from Hazle Township and Valley Regional, fire police and workers from the Pennsylvania Transportation Department assisted poli... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Highway bill now just shy of Senate OKgovernment waste." HB1009 and SB11, which are identical, would create the Arka
Highway bill now just shy of Senate OK
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
government waste." HB1009 and SB11, which are identical, would create the Arkansas Highway Transfer Fund. The Highway and Transportation Department could use money with the approval of the governor and the Legislative Council. The fund would... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Gas, diesel prices align with supplyCantrell Road being Arkansas 10 -- go to the website idrivearkansas.com. It's a
Gas, diesel prices align with supply
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Cantrell Road being Arkansas 10 -- go to the website idrivearkansas.com. It's a production of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. The home page has a contact button. Click and scroll down to "report a problem," and then, by... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Aleutian animal bones may end up in Canadian trash heapoccur. In Unalaska, the project was the new South Channel Bridge, also called t
Aleutian animal bones may end up in Canadian trash heap
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 4 days ago
occur. In Unalaska, the project was the new South Channel Bridge, also called the Bridge to the Other Side, with the state transportation department paying for the study of the ancient Aleut village near the bridge site. "Unfortunately, staff at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Could more water transportation be coming to Boston?using the waterways.” He said Boston Harbor is “totally underutilized.” The or
Could more water transportation be coming to Boston?
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
using the waterways.” He said Boston Harbor is “totally underutilized.” The order says that representatives of the city’s transportation department, the BRA, Massport, the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, the MBTA, and the state department... Read more
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Daily Herald
Schaumburg mayor leads bike to work rideby a dozen others on traditional bicycles, including representatives of the Sch
Schaumburg mayor leads bike to work ride
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
by a dozen others on traditional bicycles, including representatives of the Schaumburg Park District and the village's transportation department. The route was to Larson's own workplace at village hall from the park district's Meinecke... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise Bike Week's Ride of Silence: Critical Injuries, Killed Cyclists and a Call to ActionGov. C.L. "Butch" Otter designates May as Bicycle Safety and Awareness Month.
Boise Bike Week's Ride of Silence: Critical Injuries, Killed Cyclists and a Call to Action
Boise Weekly / Posted 5 days ago
Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter designates May as Bicycle Safety and Awareness Month. “By working with Gov. Otter and the Idaho Transportation Department, we were actually able to get mandatory bicycle questions put on the statewide drivers education... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Eagle Road rail work set for this weekendwill close Saturday from 10 p.m. until 10 a.m. Sunday as Boise Valley Railroad
Eagle Road rail work set for this weekend
KIVI Boise / Posted 5 days ago
will close Saturday from 10 p.m. until 10 a.m. Sunday as Boise Valley Railroad completes repairs on the tracks,” said Idaho Transportation Department spokeswoman Jennifer Gonzalez. A detour will be in place during the closure between Pine Avenue... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Bonner Bridge to be closed for 30 minutes for annual scanMANTEO, N.C. (AP) — The Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet will be closed for no m
Bonner Bridge to be closed for 30 minutes for annual scan
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
MANTEO, N.C. (AP) — The Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet will be closed for no more than a half hour so state Transportation Department workers can conduct an annual scan of the bridge deck. Traffic will be halted on both ends of the bridge as road... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Bonner Bridge to be closed for 30 minutes for annual scanMANTEO, N.C. (AP) - The Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet will be closed for no m
Bonner Bridge to be closed for 30 minutes for annual scan
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
MANTEO, N.C. (AP) - The Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet will be closed for no more than a half hour so state Transportation Department workers can conduct an annual scan of the bridge deck. Traffic will be halted on both ends of the bridge as road... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Bonner Bridge to be closed for 30 minutes for annual scanMANTEO, N.C. (AP) - The Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet will be closed for no m
Bonner Bridge to be closed for 30 minutes for annual scan
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 5 days ago
MANTEO, N.C. (AP) - The Bonner Bridge over Oregon Inlet will be closed for no more than a half hour so state Transportation Department workers can conduct an annual scan of the bridge deck. Traffic will be halted on both ends of the bridge as road... Read more
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