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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport and Jackson County Airport receive $1M in grantsnoon today to vote on authorizing authority President Bill Richardson to sign t
Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport and Jackson County Airport receive $1M in grants
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
noon today to vote on authorizing authority President Bill Richardson to sign the documents for a $387,600 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The meeting will take place at Richardson's Seventh Street office in Parkersburg. Along... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida, U.S. see increase in fatal crashes as traffic surgesBeach Post) Motorists drove 1.58 trillion miles — or 250 round trips from Eart
Florida, U.S. see increase in fatal crashes as traffic surges
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 10 hours ago
Beach Post) Motorists drove 1.58 trillion miles — or 250 round trips from Earth to Pluto — between January and June, the U.S. Department of Transportation said Monday. That increase over the previous year’s record may have brought with it an... Read more
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Deseret News
What Delta's tech troubles tell us about reliability of airline IT systemshas to work perfectly or it all falls apart." Upgrading to buffer against tech
What Delta's tech troubles tell us about reliability of airline IT systems
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
has to work perfectly or it all falls apart." Upgrading to buffer against tech glitches is entirely on the airlines. The U.S. Department of Transportation has no plans for any regulation to get the airline industry technologically fit, Quartz... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Crisis in Air Traffic Control Towersone that could mean headaches for travelers and could put that top-notch safety
Crisis in Air Traffic Control Towers
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
one that could mean headaches for travelers and could put that top-notch safety reputation in jeopardy. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, the number of certified air traffic controllers safeguarding our nation’s skies is at a... Read more
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USA Today
Explaining travel fees from the industry's perspectiveto the costs incurred by the air carrier." Such legislation could even out some
Explaining travel fees from the industry's perspective
USA Today / Posted yesterday
to the costs incurred by the air carrier." Such legislation could even out some of the unfair fees. • Tell the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). The DOT collects and reports complaints from air travelers. If enough passengers... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Crisis in Air Traffic Control Towersone that could mean headaches for travelers and could put that top-notch safety
Crisis in Air Traffic Control Towers
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
one that could mean headaches for travelers and could put that top-notch safety reputation in jeopardy. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, the number of certified air traffic controllers safeguarding our nation’s skies is at a... Read more
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SkyHi Daily News
Hamilton: The FAA, reverse discriminationsafety of the flying public ahead of all other considerations. But the pending,
Hamilton: The FAA, reverse discrimination
SkyHi Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
safety of the flying public ahead of all other considerations. But the pending, class-action law suit of Brigida vs. the U.S. Department of Transportation shows that, in reality, we are now a nation of “regulations” promulgated by bureaucrats who... Read more
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The Maui News
Hoping more roundabouts will make roads saferthe approximately 4,000 roundabouts in Melbourne generated 0 fatalities, 18 ser
Hoping more roundabouts will make roads safer
The Maui News / Posted 2 days ago
the approximately 4,000 roundabouts in Melbourne generated 0 fatalities, 18 serious injuries and 39 minor injuries. U.S. Department of Transportation documents mention a 90 percent reduction in pedestrian fatalities when problematic... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Possible transportation funding changes could hurt Lehigh Valleytransportation is we've cooperated as a region," said Pennsylvania State Repres
Possible transportation funding changes could hurt Lehigh Valley
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
transportation is we've cooperated as a region," said Pennsylvania State Representative Michael Schlossberg. However, the U.S. Department of Transportation wants to change the way transportation funds are allocated along the east coast. The funds... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Nuclear waste diversion plan questionedthe target residue material were determined to be very small.” All transports
Nuclear waste diversion plan questioned
Sarnia Observer / Posted 4 days ago
the target residue material were determined to be very small.” All transports will meet or exceed requirements set by the U.S. Department of Transportation and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, including using routes selected based on... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Tennessee's new DUI law could cost the state $60 million in federal fundsthat states limit BAC to .02 for drivers under 21. If a state is not in complia
Tennessee's new DUI law could cost the state $60 million in federal funds
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
that states limit BAC to .02 for drivers under 21. If a state is not in compliance with federal drunk driving laws, the U.S. Department of Transportation must withhold 8 percent of the state's federal highway funding. NHTSA officials warned... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
National Aviation Day Reminds Us Why Our Government Should #DenyNAI(NAI) to launch new U.S. air service could change all of that. What makes this
National Aviation Day Reminds Us Why Our Government Should #DenyNAI
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
(NAI) to launch new U.S. air service could change all of that. What makes this case — which is now pending before the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) — so unique is that NAI’s business model is designed to game our trade rules,... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
New flights are sought for airportof Wednesday, the port authority already had paid ADI about $350,000, of which
New flights are sought for airport
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
of Wednesday, the port authority already had paid ADI about $350,000, of which 65 percent was to be reimbursed by the U.S. Department of Transportation through the revenue guarantee. Also, daily flights have been averaging 28 percent, which... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Southwest Airlines Announces New LAX-Mexico Flightsthe largest carrier of air passengers to, from, and within the Golden State, ba
Southwest Airlines Announces New LAX-Mexico Flights
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
the largest carrier of air passengers to, from, and within the Golden State, based on the most recent data provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Southwest serves ten major commercial airports in the state, five of which are in the LA... Read more
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Federal Highway Administration
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $2 Million for Emergency Repairs to Roads and Bridges in Louisiana,FHWA 46-16 Thursday, August 18, 2016 Contact: Nancy Singer Tel.: (202) 366-0
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $2 Million for Emergency Repairs to Roads and Bridges in Louisiana,
Federal Highway Administration / Posted 5 days ago
FHWA 46-16 Thursday, August 18, 2016 Contact: Nancy Singer Tel.: (202) 366-0660 U.S. Department of Transportation Announces $2 Million for Emergency Repairs to Roads and Bridges in Louisiana WASHINGTON –U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Airline Consumer Complaints Down from Previous Yearduring the first six months of this year were down 12.2 percent from the first
Airline Consumer Complaints Down from Previous Year
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 5 days ago
during the first six months of this year were down 12.2 percent from the first six months of 2015, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation's Air Travel Consumer Report. Washington DC - infoZine - From January to June 2016, the... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Trucking in central Ohio also to benefit in Smart Cities programactivity from the private sector that has been pledged to leverage the $50 mill
Trucking in central Ohio also to benefit in Smart Cities program
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
activity from the private sector that has been pledged to leverage the $50 million in grants awarded to Columbus by the U.S. Department of Transportation and Vulcan Inc. Davis said details will continue to evolve, but the Partnership will be... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
MAX Announces New Executive Directorfrom the University of Alabama. She has worked in Washington, D.C. for more tha
MAX Announces New Executive Director
The Birmingham Times / Posted 5 days ago
from the University of Alabama. She has worked in Washington, D.C. for more than 20 years as a Federal contractor to the U.S. Department of Transportation and other federal agencies. Prior to that, she worked at BJCTA as Director of... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
WRPA seeks to end daily Chicago serviceflight, there were no passengers in line ahead of him. It took two years for G
WRPA seeks to end daily Chicago service
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
flight, there were no passengers in line ahead of him. It took two years for Great Lakes/ADI to receive approval from the U.S. Department of Transportation to operate the service, partly because of a change in leadership at the airline because the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Number Of The Daytravelers visiting the U.S. in 2014 — a record — up 6.9 percent from the previo
Number Of The Day
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
travelers visiting the U.S. in 2014 — a record — up 6.9 percent from the previous year. Six nations accounted for 70 percent of the visitors, in order: Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom, Japan, Brazil and China. Source: U.S. Department of Transportat... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Airline Pilots Pump The Brakes On Plans To Speed Up FlightsThe U.S. Department of Transportation released a statistic on Wednesday that sh
Airline Pilots Pump The Brakes On Plans To Speed Up Flights
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S. Department of Transportation released a statistic on Wednesday that should surprise no one who flies: In the first six months of the year, nearly 1 in every 5 flights was delayed. Flights can be delayed for reasons ranging from bad weather... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Airline Pilots Pump The Brakes On Plans To Speed Up FlightsThe U.S. Department of Transportation released a statistic on Wednesday that sh
Airline Pilots Pump The Brakes On Plans To Speed Up Flights
KPBS San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
The U.S. Department of Transportation released a statistic on Wednesday that should surprise no one who flies: in the first six months of the year, nearly one in every five flights was delayed. Flights can be delayed for reasons ranging from bad... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
1 in 4 flights landed late in June, with American Airlines bringing up the rear74.4 percent 9. Southwest Airlines, 74.3 percent 10. Spirit Airlines, 73.0 pe
1 in 4 flights landed late in June, with American Airlines bringing up the rear
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
74.4 percent 9. Southwest Airlines, 74.3 percent 10. Spirit Airlines, 73.0 percent 11. Virgin America, 72.6 percent 12. American Airlines, 72.4 percent Total for all reporting airlines: 78.0 percent Source: U.S. Department of Transp... Read more
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The Hill
The missing ingredient for American infrastructureand water systems—we need to think bigger. We need to restore American manufact
The missing ingredient for American infrastructure
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
and water systems—we need to think bigger. We need to restore American manufacturing. Neil Padukone is an author and U.S. Department of Transportation University Transportation Center Scholar. He has advised cities and national governments on... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Pendleton replaces SeaPort Airlines with Boutique Airgo to either Seattle or Boise, Idaho. Boutique is requesting an annual $2.27 m
Pendleton replaces SeaPort Airlines with Boutique Air
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
go to either Seattle or Boise, Idaho. Boutique is requesting an annual $2.27 million subsidy that's paid for through the U.S. Department of Transportation. The company will be on a two-year contract. Mayor Phillip Houk said the decision was made... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Study shows relationship between miles driven and premium costany motorists in any state. It costs New Jersey motorists who log 10,000 miles
Study shows relationship between miles driven and premium cost
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
any motorists in any state. It costs New Jersey motorists who log 10,000 miles a year $1,315 on average. Washington, D.C., is second at $1,307. The U.S. Department of Transportation calculates that the average American drives 13,476 miles per... Read more
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The Hill
The missing ingredient in American infrastructure repairgrids, and water systems — we need to think bigger. We need to restore American
The missing ingredient in American infrastructure repair
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
grids, and water systems — we need to think bigger. We need to restore American manufacturing. Padukone is an author and U.S. Department of Transportation University Transportation Center Scholar. He has advised cities and national governments on... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
Charting A Path for Sustainable Jet Fuelstargeted research and development by agencies including the Energy Department,
Charting A Path for Sustainable Jet Fuels
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 6 days ago
targeted research and development by agencies including the Energy Department, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Department of Transportation, and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. These efforts focus on feedstocks (the... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Bigger airplane parts spur upgrades at Everett Portattendance for a walk through of the Port on Wednesday. Sen. Murray and Rep. La
Bigger airplane parts spur upgrades at Everett Port
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
attendance for a walk through of the Port on Wednesday. Sen. Murray and Rep. Larson supported the grant received from the U.S. Department of Transportation called the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery program (TIGER). The... Read more
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NBC News
Ford Going Driverless: The Road to the Future?Consumer Reports have urged the auto industry and regulators to slow the rush t
Ford Going Driverless: The Road to the Future?
NBC News / Posted 6 days ago
Consumer Reports have urged the auto industry and regulators to slow the rush to develop autonomous vehicles. But U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has become a prime advocate for the technology, as has National... Read more
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ElectricNet
IEEE Power Energy Society (PES) Hosts ESMO Conference In Columbus Ohio The Premier Event For Electric Utility Contracting And Construction Professionalsperfect city to host this event, considering it was recently awarded more than
IEEE Power Energy Society (PES) Hosts ESMO Conference In Columbus Ohio The Premier Event For Electric Utility Contracting And Construction Professionals
ElectricNet / Posted 6 days ago
perfect city to host this event, considering it was recently awarded more than $50 million in Smart City grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation. This a hub for innovation, as the city will soon see an increase in electric vehicle... Read more
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Island Packet
Details sought on airlines’ tech after Delta, Southwest failuresbackup systems in place. Industry consolidation has turned airline computer sys
Details sought on airlines’ tech after Delta, Southwest failures
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
backup systems in place. Industry consolidation has turned airline computer systems into a complex jumble. While the U.S. Department of Transportation and the Department of Homeland Security regulate aviation safety and security, they have... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Little Rock Port Authority gets $6 million federal grantLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a ne
Little Rock Port Authority gets $6 million federal grant
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 7 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a nearly $6.2 million grant for improvements at the Little Rock Port Authority. The funds will be used to build improvements to the existing slackwater harbor area, including... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Little Rock Port Authority gets $6 million federal grantLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a ne
Little Rock Port Authority gets $6 million federal grant
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a nearly $6.2 million grant for improvements at the Little Rock Port Authority. The funds will be used to build improvements to the existing slackwater harbor area, including... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Port's future 'limitless,' chief saysport once upgrades are made to its slackwater harbor. Day made the comments af
Port's future 'limitless,' chief says
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
port once upgrades are made to its slackwater harbor. Day made the comments after an event Monday detailing a $6.2 million U.S. Department of Transportation grant to help fund the harbor upgrades. Port officials, as part of their application for... Read more
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The Columbian
Cantwell presses DOE on oil-by-railthe increase in crude oil traveling through the state of Washington. The U.S. E
Cantwell presses DOE on oil-by-rail
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
the increase in crude oil traveling through the state of Washington. The U.S. Energy Department has partnered with the U.S. Department of Transportation to study crude oil’s properties to better understand its volatility and how it reacts in... Read more
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The Hill
U.S. Department of Transportation traffic formula stuck in the 1950sFor the first time in its history, the U.S. Department of Transportation is con
U.S. Department of Transportation traffic formula stuck in the 1950s
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
For the first time in its history, the U.S. Department of Transportation is considering new requirements for how states and metro areas will have to measure traffic congestion. Finally taking steps to measure what we get out of our transportation... Read more
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Market Watch
Why the Washington D.C. suburbs need to rethink this light-rail projectrail line. These funds are on hold because of Judge Leon’s decision. In additi
Why the Washington D.C. suburbs need to rethink this light-rail project
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
rail line. These funds are on hold because of Judge Leon’s decision. In addition to the $900 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA) was planning to borrow an additional $732... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Don't bet on ever seeing a cross-harbor freight tunnelcompletion of any cross harbor freight tunnel. Larry Penner Great Neck, N.Y.T
Don't bet on ever seeing a cross-harbor freight tunnel
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 days ago
completion of any cross harbor freight tunnel. Larry Penner Great Neck, N.Y.The writer is a transportation historian and advocate who worked 31 years for the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Transit Administration Region 2 New York off... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Sioux City viaduct dealt setback as agency rejects fundingjeopardy after a federal agency rejected a request for nearly $15 million in fu
Sioux City viaduct dealt setback as agency rejects funding
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 9 days ago
jeopardy after a federal agency rejected a request for nearly $15 million in funding. The Sioux City Journal reports the U.S. Department of Transportation denied the bid for a $14.8 million grant that would have covered nearly three-quarters of... Read more
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Island Packet
Sioux City viaduct dealt setback as agency rejects fundingagency rejected a request for nearly $15 million in funding. The Sioux City Jo
Sioux City viaduct dealt setback as agency rejects funding
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
agency rejected a request for nearly $15 million in funding. The Sioux City Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2aBx3bL ) the U.S. Department of Transportation denied the bid for a $14.8 million grant that would have covered nearly three-quarters of... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
News & Views: Another outstanding Door County Adventurethe “Delinquent Notices” our farmers are currently receiving.Keep in mind that
News & Views: Another outstanding Door County Adventure
The Journal-Standard / Posted 9 days ago
the “Delinquent Notices” our farmers are currently receiving.Keep in mind that the UCR is closely associated with the U.S. Department of Transportation number. If you’re required to have the USDOT number, then you’re also required to have the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Deadline approaching for WV flood relief requestsairport grants Three West Virginia airports will be able to upgrade equipment
Deadline approaching for WV flood relief requests
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
airport grants Three West Virginia airports will be able to upgrade equipment and security thanks to grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Three West Virginia airports will be able to upgrade equipment and security thanks to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefPort Authority will receive almost $6.2 million to make improvements, the autho
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Port Authority will receive almost $6.2 million to make improvements, the authority said Thursday. The funds, from the U.S. Department of Transportation, will be used to improve the existing slackwater harbor area, including a new dock with... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Kinzinger visits VAC after agency misses out on federal grant againthis year for the highly competitive Transportation Investment Generating Econo
Kinzinger visits VAC after agency misses out on federal grant again
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
this year for the highly competitive Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery grant, administered by the U.S. Department of Transportation. The money funds capital projects, and VAC asked for $18 million to build the DeKalb County... Read more
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Daily Herald
IDOT seeks ideas for adding toll lanes to I-55 freewaycars. Studies on California highways showed express toll lanes carried twice a
IDOT seeks ideas for adding toll lanes to I-55 freeway
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days 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, although IDOT studies have considered 10 to 25... Read more
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Grainnet.com
Request For Comments on Designation of Final National Multimodal Freight NetworkThe U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) recently issued a notice requesting
Request For Comments on Designation of Final National Multimodal Freight Network
Grainnet.com / Posted 12 days ago
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) recently issued a notice requesting comments on the final designation of the National Multimodal Freight Netowrk (NMFN), which is required by the FAST Act. DOT must establish the Final NMFN by December 4,... Read more
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The Moab Times-Independent
Moab Tailings Project Committee to ask state to provide some funding to help with UMTRA mill tailings cleanup project - The Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action Project (UMTRA) has faced a year of changes according to an annual report by the...be approximately one or two trucks per hour. So it’s not huge a load, but it wi
Moab Tailings Project Committee to ask state to provide some funding to help with UMTRA mill tailings cleanup project - The Moab Uranium Mill Tailings Remedial Action Project (UMTRA) has faced a year of changes according to an annual report by the...
The Moab Times-Independent / Posted 12 days ago
be approximately one or two trucks per hour. So it’s not huge a load, but it will be noticeable. They do have to follow [U.S. Department of Transportation] requirements for securing the loads and protecting the general public.” There are several... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Kanawha County Board of Education will continue running WV day care centerairport grants Three West Virginia airports will be able to upgrade equipment
Kanawha County Board of Education will continue running WV day care center
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 12 days ago
airport grants Three West Virginia airports will be able to upgrade equipment and security thanks to grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Three West Virginia airports will be able to upgrade equipment and security thanks to... Read more
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