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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Damaged pipelines are 'ticking time bomb'year, according to the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration.
Damaged pipelines are 'ticking time bomb'
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 12 hours ago
year, according to the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration. The Federal agency is the division of the U.S. Department of Transportation responsible for federal oversight of these pipelines. The natural gas industry says it is... Read more
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Daily Herald
IDOT wants express toll lane on I-55cars. Studies on California highways showed express toll lanes carried twice a
IDOT wants express toll lane on I-55
Daily Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
cars. Studies on California highways showed express toll lanes carried twice as many cars as free lanes at rush hour, the U.S. Department of Transportation reported. The toll rate has not been set. IDOT studies have used 10 to 25 cents a mile,... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Colorado news roundup: Conductor dies after fall from train ()the Royal Gorge bridge and park remain open. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT QUESTIONS ALAM
Colorado news roundup: Conductor dies after fall from train ()
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
the Royal Gorge bridge and park remain open. FEDERAL GOVERNMENT QUESTIONS ALAMOSA AIRPORT SUBSIDY ALAMOSA, Colo. — The U.S. Department of Transportation is questioning why the Alamosa airport deserves a federal airline subsidy and wants the... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Cold Lake Sun / Posted yesterday
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Airdrie Echo / Posted yesterday
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Ratcliffe: Eliminate PreCheck fee to speed up TSAwould even entertain such an idea considering they made more than $3-billion do
Ratcliffe: Eliminate PreCheck fee to speed up TSA
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
would even entertain such an idea considering they made more than $3-billion dollars off the fees in 2014, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. PreCheck is an expedited screening line for known travelers who submit to a background... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Melfort Journal / Posted yesterday
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Thriving rail trails energize communitiesthe most completed trails in the nation. Many say much of that success is root
Thriving rail trails energize communities
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
the most completed trails in the nation. Many say much of that success is rooted in grass-roots movements that lobbied the U.S. Department of Transportation and the state to fund trail development and vowed to maintain the trails once they were... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Presidential candidates weigh in on the feud over Norwegian Aira base in Ireland but hiring pilots out of Asia to save money. Norwegian has d
Presidential candidates weigh in on the feud over Norwegian Air
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
a base in Ireland but hiring pilots out of Asia to save money. Norwegian has denied the charges, and a report by the U.S. Department of Transportation said the agency investigated and found no basis to deny Norwegian a permit to fly to the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Pincher Creek Echo
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Pincher Creek Echo / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Strathmore Standard
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Strathmore Standard / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
16 related stories
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Northumberland Today
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Northumberland Today / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Fort Saskatchewan The Record
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Fort Saskatchewan The Record / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Whitecourt Star
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Whitecourt Star / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Lacombe Globe
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Lacombe Globe / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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MLive.com
Japan recalls another 7 million cars with Takata airbagsfrightening component of this all, is that drivers and car owners may not get t
Japan recalls another 7 million cars with Takata airbags
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
frightening component of this all, is that drivers and car owners may not get this message in time. In November 2015, the U.S. Department of Transportation settled a criminal investigation with Takata for $70 million. If the Japanese auto-supplier... Read more
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Hinton Parklander
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Hinton Parklander / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Sarnia Observer / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Spruce Grove Examiner
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Spruce Grove Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargersat some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American
Motor Mouth: We don’t need Tesla’s Superchargers
Chatham Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
at some numbers, shall we? Depending on who you’re listening to — the American Automobile Association, for instance, or the U.S. Department of Transportation — the average commuter drives anywhere between 29 and 37 miles (45 and 60 kilometres) a... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
PenAir chosen as air service provide for 3 Nebraska citiesA regional airline based in Alaska has been chosen to serve Kearney, North Plat
PenAir chosen as air service provide for 3 Nebraska cities
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 days ago
A regional airline based in Alaska has been chosen to serve Kearney, North Platte and Scottsbluff. The U.S. Department of Transportation approved PenAir's bid for a two-year essential service contract on Wednesday. PenAir is a family owned airline... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Is a $500 million Metro bus contract actually creating the American jobs it promised?handed over only heavily redacted copies of the contract for compressed natural
Is a $500 million Metro bus contract actually creating the American jobs it promised?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
handed over only heavily redacted copies of the contract for compressed natural gas buses and a plan sanctioned by the U.S. Department of Transportation to ensure contractor commitments for job creation are fulfilled. While stopping short of... Read more
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NBC Washington
Memorial Bridge Lanes Reopen After Year of Emergency Workbridge are rusting through, and its concrete decking has been reduced to gravel
Memorial Bridge Lanes Reopen After Year of Emergency Work
NBC Washington / Posted 4 days ago
bridge are rusting through, and its concrete decking has been reduced to gravel. NPS and Washington, D.C., applied for a U.S. Department of Transportation FASTLANE grant that -- with contributions from D.C. and Virginia -- would be enough for the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Road improvements on I-25 begin with new climbing lane near Berthoudthe “Berthoud Hill,” which is an area that frequently gets backed up. Accordin
Road improvements on I-25 begin with new climbing lane near Berthoud
Greeley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
the “Berthoud Hill,” which is an area that frequently gets backed up. According to Conway, who cited information from the U.S. Department of Transportation, I-25 is the busiest highway for trucks in Colorado from the Wyoming border to the... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Ready for takeoffwhich means less flights per day. The airport currently receives a Small Commun
Ready for takeoff
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
which means less flights per day. The airport currently receives a Small Community Air Service Development grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which helps it provide air service. "The goal is to be able to not have to rely on those... Read more
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ajc.com
Tips for flying with young childrendiffer on when children are permitted to travel as unaccompanied minors, and th
Tips for flying with young children
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
differ on when children are permitted to travel as unaccompanied minors, and there are often extra fees involved, according to a U.S. Department of Transportation website, so be sure and know your particular airline's polici... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidyTUPELO -- Tupelo Regional Airport officials will ask for a waiver from the U.S.
Tupelo to appeal termination of air service subsidy
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
TUPELO -- Tupelo Regional Airport officials will ask for a waiver from the U.S. Department of Transportation, which on Friday ordered the temporary termination of the Essential Air Service program at 30 communities across the country, including... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Public meeting scheduled for Belle Chasse tunnel and bridge upgradesand who will pay for it, and when will it happen? I don't know, but it can't co
Public meeting scheduled for Belle Chasse tunnel and bridge upgrades
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
and who will pay for it, and when will it happen? I don't know, but it can't come soon enough,” Mudge said. In 2015, the U.S. Department of Transportation estimated that 23% of bridges in Louisiana were structurally deficient. Plaquemines Parish... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wrong way road puzzleis due to the application of lessons learned about how to avoid crashes and how
Wrong way road puzzle
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
is due to the application of lessons learned about how to avoid crashes and how to make them survivable. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, there were 1.07 deaths per 100 million vehicle miles in 2014, a record low. But then,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Five airlines bid to provide service at MOV airportAirport Manager Jeff McDougle said Wednesday the airport board has until June 2
Five airlines bid to provide service at MOV airport
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Airport Manager Jeff McDougle said Wednesday the airport board has until June 20 to submit its recommendation to the U.S. Department of Transportation. In most cases, McDougle said, the department goes with the recommendation of the local... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Public meeting scheduled for Belle Chasse tunnel and bridge upgradesand who will pay for it, and when it will happen? I don't know. But it can't co
Public meeting scheduled for Belle Chasse tunnel and bridge upgrades
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 5 days ago
and who will pay for it, and when it will happen? I don't know. But it can't come soon enough,” added Mudge. In 2015, the U.S. Department of Transportation estimated that 23% of bridges in Louisiana were structurally deficient. Plaquemines Parish... Read more
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Ogle County News
Opponents of new rail line address county boardCrete, a former software developer. The Surface Transportation Board, an agenc
Opponents of new rail line address county board
Ogle County News / Posted 5 days ago
Crete, a former software developer. The Surface Transportation Board, an agency that works independently within the U.S. Department of Transportation, organized 10 public meetings last month, including one in Rochelle, to gather input on a... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Greyhound Doesn't Know If Its Own Bus Drivers Are Too Tiredof all fatal intercity bus crashes, making it the number one cause of such cras
Greyhound Doesn't Know If Its Own Bus Drivers Are Too Tired
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
of all fatal intercity bus crashes, making it the number one cause of such crashes, according to a 2009 study from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Greyhound's rule book states that drivers are supposed to stop every 150 miles (about two... Read more
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Daily Journal
Chelius named GDL championthousands of teens and their parents through school and community-based initiat
Chelius named GDL champion
Daily Journal / Posted 5 days ago
thousands of teens and their parents through school and community-based initiatives resulting in a commendation from the U.S. Department of Transportation as the only MPO in New Jersey and, possibly the nation, doing this type of work. To help... Read more
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Fortune
These Are the Best and Worst Airports for Summer Flightsstudy, which crunched five years of on-time arrival, gate-to-takeoff times and
These Are the Best and Worst Airports for Summer Flights
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
study, which crunched five years of on-time arrival, gate-to-takeoff times and landing-to-gate time data reported to the U.S. Department of Transportation. The site used the data to project this summer’s hot spots for waits, which will be longer... Read more
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The Houma Courier
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: May 24, 2016to participate in the Louisiana Enterprise Zone Program. Action: Supported the
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: May 24, 2016
The Houma Courier / Posted 6 days ago
to participate in the Louisiana Enterprise Zone Program. Action: Supported the submission of a grant application for a U.S. Department of Transportation National Infrastructure Investment Grant. Action: Approved an engineering services... Read more
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The Daily Comet
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: May 24, 2016to participate in the Louisiana Enterprise Zone Program. Action: Supported the
In other Lafourche Parish Council action: May 24, 2016
The Daily Comet / Posted 6 days ago
to participate in the Louisiana Enterprise Zone Program. Action: Supported the submission of a grant application for a U.S. Department of Transportation National Infrastructure Investment Grant. Action: Approved an engineering services... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh files for $50M transportation grant in Smart City Challengedeclined to release specifics until after the competition. Each of the finalist
Pittsburgh files for $50M transportation grant in Smart City Challenge
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
declined to release specifics until after the competition. Each of the finalists will give a presentation next month before U.S. Department of Transportation officials in Washington. “We don't want to tip our hand,” McNulty said. “Things tend to... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Traffic Increasing Between Mexico And Arizonayear alone, that meant 8,000 more big rigs and 400,000 more passenger vehicles
Traffic Increasing Between Mexico And Arizona
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 6 days ago
year alone, that meant 8,000 more big rigs and 400,000 more passenger vehicles came into Arizona, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. Also, 1 million more people visited the state. Arizona’s transportation department trying... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Airports at risk of losing gov’t subsidyThe U.S. Department of Transportation has posted a tentative order as the first
Airports at risk of losing gov’t subsidy
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S. Department of Transportation has posted a tentative order as the first step toward the proposed removal of airports from the Essential Air Service program, which provides the subsidy so those airports can offer passenger... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus public, private sectors pledging $90 million to help ‘Smart Cities’ effortis getting a $90 million boost from the public and private sectors in its quest
Columbus public, private sectors pledging $90 million to help ‘Smart Cities’ effort
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
is getting a $90 million boost from the public and private sectors in its quest to land a $40 million investment from the U.S. Department of Transportation to turn the city into a test track for transportation technology. Today, at a 4:45 p.m.... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Minority and women-owned businesses invited to eventmore information, please contact Lauren Collins at (601) 572-1002 or lcollins.s
Minority and women-owned businesses invited to event
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 6 days ago
more information, please contact Lauren Collins at (601) 572-1002 or lcollins.systems@gmail.com. Participants include: • U.S. Department of Transportation • Mississippi Department of Transportation • Mississippi Department of Transportations-... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Columbus private sector pledging $90 million to help 'Smart Cities' effortis getting a $90 million boost from the private sector in its quest to land a $
Columbus private sector pledging $90 million to help 'Smart Cities' effort
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
is getting a $90 million boost from the private sector in its quest to land a $40 million investment from the U.S. Department of Transportation to turn the city into a test track for transportation technology. Today, at a 4:45 p.m.... Read more
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