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Marin Independent Journal
Fixing Larkspur’s streets the top priority for Measure Bbut to finish the job, repair all our roads, and put an end to local Larkspur r
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
but to finish the job, repair all our roads, and put an end to local Larkspur roads being rated “poor” by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, the voters need to consider whether to extend this local funding at the designated rate, through... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Wyoming study focuses on major interstate's future needsofficials estimate any redevelopment could cost millions or billions of dollars
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 21 hours ago
officials estimate any redevelopment could cost millions or billions of dollars; no specifics were discussed by the Wyoming Transportation Commission. But the state anticipates that traffic, particularly commercial trucks, will continue to increase... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado officials back plans to fund interstate wideningbacked spending plans to widen Interstate 25 in sections north and south of Den
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
backed spending plans to widen Interstate 25 in sections north and south of Denver. The Gazette reports that the Colorado Transportation Commission on Thursday approved a resolution that pledges about $250 million for the widening of the roadway... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado Officials Back Plans To Fund Interstate Wideningbacked spending plans to widen Interstate 25 in sections north and south of Den
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
backed spending plans to widen Interstate 25 in sections north and south of Denver. The Gazette reports that the Colorado Transportation Commission on Thursday approved a resolution that pledges about $250 million for the widening of the roadway... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Peskin looks to dust off Willie Brown rule on city commissionscompetitors to succeed Supervisor Mark Farrell in District Two: Nick Josefowitz
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
competitors to succeed Supervisor Mark Farrell in District Two: Nick Josefowitz, who serves on the regional Metropolitan Transportation Commission, and Kat Anderson, a Recreation and Park commissioner who also works for the Pacific Media Workers... Read more
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KTVN Reno
RTC to Start Work on Lemmon Drive Pedestrian Improvements ProjectThe Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) plans to start work on the Lemmon
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) plans to start work on the Lemmon Drive Pedestrian Improvements Project on Monday, October 23. Crews will begin work to add a sidewalk to the west side of Lemmon Drive, from West Surge Street to Deli... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Peskin looks to dust off Willie Brown rule on city commissionscompetitors to succeed Supervisor Mark Farrell in District Two: Nick Josefowitz
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
competitors to succeed Supervisor Mark Farrell in District Two: Nick Josefowitz, who serves on the regional Metropolitan Transportation Commission, and Kat Anderson, a Recreation and Park commissioner who also works for the Pacific Media Workers... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado officials back plans to fund interstate wideningbacked spending plans to widen Interstate 25 in sections north and south of Den
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
backed spending plans to widen Interstate 25 in sections north and south of Denver. The Gazette reports that the Colorado Transportation Commission on Thursday approved a resolution that pledges about $250 million for the widening of the roadway... Read more
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The Mercury News
Carpool to these East Bay BART stations, get guaranteed parkingCosta Centre BART stations. To reduce traffic and free up parking spaces, BART
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Costa Centre BART stations. To reduce traffic and free up parking spaces, BART has partnered with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission and Scoop Technologies to encourage people to carpool to a select group of stations. Participants... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Fixes Planned for Deadly Stretch of Highway 70of the way," said Jane Newman. Brendan Warner quickly smiled when he heard wha
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
of the way," said Jane Newman. Brendan Warner quickly smiled when he heard what's coming. "Oh yeah, that would be great, definitely," he said. The California Transportation Commission approved new funding for the Highway 70 improvements Thur... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Commission approves $250 Million funding- The State has taken the next big step toward widening the I-25 between Monume
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
- The State has taken the next big step toward widening the I-25 between Monument and Castle Rock. On Thursday, the State Transportation Commission unanimously approved $250 million to be used on the I-25 widening project. The money is coming... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
$200 million approved for I-25 widening projectDENVER — The Colorado Transportation Commission on Thursday approved $200 milli
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
DENVER — The Colorado Transportation Commission on Thursday approved $200 million in provisional funding to help pay for widening a section of Interstate 25 to three lanes between Colo. 402 in Loveland and Colo. 56 in Berthoud. The allocation is... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Another step taken toward expansion of I-25 to three lanes in northern ColoradoThe Colorado Transportation Commission on Thursday took another step toward bro
Greeley Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
The Colorado Transportation Commission on Thursday took another step toward broadening Interstate 25 to three lanes between Colo. 402 and Colo. 56 in Berthoud. According to a news release from Sandra Hagen Solin, spokeswoman for the Fix North I-25... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Dream of widening I-25 between Monument & Larkspur closer to becoming realityA major step forward for the plan to widen I-25 between Monument and Castle Roc
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
A major step forward for the plan to widen I-25 between Monument and Castle Rock was approved on Thursday. The State Transportation Commission approved a resolution that would set aside $250-million to the project. But there could be a catch, that... Read more
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The Lovell Chronicle
Bridge and highway project moving along wellprime contractor on the project is S&S Builders of Gillette, a bridge construct
The Lovell Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
prime contractor on the project is S&S Builders of Gillette, a bridge construction company, Miller said. The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded the bid to S&S Builders on May 18. The final contract completion date is June 30,... Read more
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Newton Daily News
IDOT fix to deadly highway makes progressto finish in late fall of 2018. The project is part of IDOT’s five-year Iowa Hi
Newton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
to finish in late fall of 2018. The project is part of IDOT’s five-year Iowa Highway Transportation Plan. The Iowa Transportation Commission made the decision in January 2015 to move forward with the project, which was expected to cost... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
$10+ tolls on I-405? Not likelybe part of any solution. “That’s like the last resort,” said Reema Griffith, e
KING5 Seattle / Posted 4 days ago
be part of any solution. “That’s like the last resort,” said Reema Griffith, executive director of the Washington State Transportation Commission, the state body that sets toll rates. When lawmakers approved the I-405 toll lane program, the... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Carson City roads advisory group maps out its futurethe former transportation manager, used comments from board members in planning
Nevada Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
the former transportation manager, used comments from board members in planning and in his discussions with the Regional Transportation Commission and the Board of Supervisors, which have oversight of planning and projects. Goering also cited... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Keeping focus on fixing Larkspur streetswork on reconstructing and repairing Larkspur’s streets, which have been ranked
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 4 days ago
work on reconstructing and repairing Larkspur’s streets, which have been ranked as the Bay Area’s worst by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. But Larkspur has made headway, in both fixing its streets and in proving to voters that the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Galletti Way to Close for Construction Starting October 23The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) plans to close Galletti Way from 4
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) plans to close Galletti Way from 4th Street to Kietzke Lane for utility work and paving starting Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7 a.m. through Thursday, December 14, 2017. Access to Cemex, NDOT District II... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Washington to hear presentation on I-5 autonomous lanesThe Washington State Transportation Commission will hear a new pitch for reduci
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 5 days ago
The Washington State Transportation Commission will hear a new pitch for reducing congestion – building out autonomous vehicle lanes on Interstate 5. Bruce Agnew, director of the Cascadia Center Discovery Institute, will make the pitch in Olympia,... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
SEAT labor union wants more members on boardas the board of directors crafts policies shaping SEAT’s future," he said, addi
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
as the board of directors crafts policies shaping SEAT’s future," he said, adding that the now defunct Connecticut Public Transportation Commission, a group of transit riders and union representatives, worked well. To avoid conflict of interest... Read more
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FOX News
California adds 'non-binary' gender option on state licensescosmetics, bras and personal items corresponding to an inmate’s gender identity
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
cosmetics, bras and personal items corresponding to an inmate’s gender identity. The legal change comes after the Oregon Transportation Commission approved a new rule in June allowing residents to mark their gender as “not specified” on... Read more
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FOX News
California adds 'non-binary' gender option on state licensescosmetics, bras and personal items corresponding to an inmate’s gender identity
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
cosmetics, bras and personal items corresponding to an inmate’s gender identity. The legal change comes after the Oregon Transportation Commission approved a new rule in June allowing residents to mark their gender as “not specified” on... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Southold Town Board candidates attend community forum in Orientwhat we have here without clogging our roads … I also believe we need to work w
The Suffolk Times / Posted 8 days ago
what we have here without clogging our roads … I also believe we need to work with, and we are working with, the East End Transportation Commission, where we’re trying to get the MTA to work with us in creative ways to get people in and out that... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
I-25 'gap' widening project closer to realitythere's a catch to getting that money, according to Karen Rowe, a regional dire
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 9 days ago
there's a catch to getting that money, according to Karen Rowe, a regional director for CDOT. Rowe said the state's transportation commission wants to see if local planners can obtain other funding before committing the $250 million to the... Read more
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Vail Daily
Vail celebrates opening of new underpass to link North, South frontage roadswith the town of Vail paying $8.7 million. During his time at the microphone,
Vail Daily / Posted 9 days ago
with the town of Vail paying $8.7 million. During his time at the microphone, Colorado Department of Transportation Transportation Commission member Dave Eller, who represents the district that includes Eagle County, said the town-state... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
RTC reviews Sierra Vista Lane projectThe Regional Transportation Commission accepted donations of half a dozen easem
Nevada Appeal / Posted 9 days ago
The Regional Transportation Commission accepted donations of half a dozen easements and right of ways while they wait to receive others needed for the Sierra Vista Lane project. The road project will reconstruct 2.5 miles of Sierra Vista Lane... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Bridge toll boost seen as salve for Bay Area transportation woesincrease would raise about $4.5 billion that would pay for at least three dozen
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
increase would raise about $4.5 billion that would pay for at least three dozen transportation projects. The Metropolitan Transportation Commission will decide early in 2018 on the logistics of Regional Measure 3, which would require an overall... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt to Review Power Sector Privatisationcreate 381,000 jobs annually, generate revenue of N148.3 billion yearly. "It w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
create 381,000 jobs annually, generate revenue of N148.3 billion yearly. "It will also lead to a 10 per cent reduction in the prices of goods. For the National Transportation Commission Bill, it will also boost job creation and government reve... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
New Downtown Dallas Freeway Construction Getting Underwayfor RTC. "You were weaving across the traffic to move to another freeway or ex
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 10 days ago
for RTC. "You were weaving across the traffic to move to another freeway or exit, which seems backward," said Texas Transportation Commissioner Victor Vandergriff. "It eliminates a significant amount of the congestion that exists just by... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Move to name highway after fallen Rainier soldierNorton Memorial Highway” next week. Rainier Councilmember Everett Gage will pr
KING5 Seattle / Posted 10 days ago
Norton Memorial Highway” next week. Rainier Councilmember Everett Gage will present the proposal to the Washington State Transportation Commission Tuesday, October 17. “Even though he’s not here, his legacy continues in this community,” said... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Officials see lots of transportation needs, little fundingSTAMFORD — State Transportation Commission James P. Redeker had no shortage of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
STAMFORD — State Transportation Commission James P. Redeker had no shortage of grim news Thursday for about of a dozen local leaders and policymakers. Long story short: There are far more transportation projects that need urgent attention than there... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Officials see lots of transportation needs, little fundingSTAMFORD — State Transportation Commission James P. Redeker had no shortage of
Stamford Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
STAMFORD — State Transportation Commission James P. Redeker had no shortage of grim news Thursday for about of a dozen local leaders and policymakers. Long story short: There are far more transportation projects that need urgent attention than there... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Officials see lots of transportation needs, little fundingSTAMFORD — State Transportation Commission James P. Redeker had no shortage of
Darien News-Review / Posted 10 days ago
STAMFORD — State Transportation Commission James P. Redeker had no shortage of grim news Thursday for about of a dozen local leaders and policymakers. Long story short: There are far more transportation projects that need urgent attention than there... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Is reopening the Alto Tunnel the smartest strategy?should bear the burden of another “WinCup”-sized housing allocation so locally
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 11 days ago
should bear the burden of another “WinCup”-sized housing allocation so locally housed cyclists realize the Metropolitan Transportation Commission-Association of Bay Area Governments dream of “bike commuting” to San Francisco through a... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
IA: Aviation Program Recommends Marion Airport GrantOct. 10--The state's aviation program recommended Monday that the Iowa Departme
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
Oct. 10--The state's aviation program recommended Monday that the Iowa Department of Transportation's Transportation Commission approve a grant that would allow the Marion Airport to widen its runway. The Marion Airport is run through a... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
State hopes for luck on Hwy. 13Transportation’s Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER)
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Transportation’s Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) discretionary grant program, and the state Transportation Commission has committed to spend up to $60 million in matching funding if the federal money is received. The... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Portion of Prater Way in Sparks Closed Due to Constructionwill be in place. The reconstruction is part of the 4th Street/Prater Way Bus
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
will be in place. The reconstruction is part of the 4th Street/Prater Way Bus RAPID Transit (BRT) project. The Regional Transportation Commission anticipates the below upcoming closure and traffic control: • Thursday, October 12 – Tuesday,... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon to raise some truck speed limitstrucks on sections of Oregon’s western freeways is set to increase from 55 to 6
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
trucks on sections of Oregon’s western freeways is set to increase from 55 to 60 mph by the end of the year. The Oregon Transportation Commission approved the increase last month. The increase will take effect when new speed signs are posted,... Read more
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New Kerala
New Bay Area Vital Signs: Emissions Fall Even as Economy Soars - newkerala news #278673state of the Bay Area environment released today as part of the regional Vital
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
state of the Bay Area environment released today as part of the regional Vital Signs initiative. Led by the Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC) and the Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG), this effort relies on extensive... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Eighth Street link tops city’s project listAvenue bridge detour route, becomes a permanent link. The long-term plan was a
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 15 days ago
Avenue bridge detour route, becomes a permanent link. The long-term plan was adopted two years ago. Since then, the city's Transportation Commission has worked every year to revise the project priority list to help guide the budget... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Final Stages of Pyramid/McCarran Construction Next WeekThe Regional Transportation Commission will continue paving Pyramid Hwy. and Mc
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
The Regional Transportation Commission will continue paving Pyramid Hwy. and McCarran Blvd. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, if the weather allows them to work. The paving was supposed to start Monday this week but was pushed back due to cold... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Tesla Considers Expansion in Fremontoff Interstate 880 in Fremont and about 20 miles from Tesla's Palo Alto headqua
NBC Bay Area / Posted 16 days ago
off Interstate 880 in Fremont and about 20 miles from Tesla's Palo Alto headquarters. John Goodwin with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission believes the root of the issue is a serious imbalance in jobs being located in areas where there is... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Express lanes to help ease congestion in 680 corridoridea is that this makes all lanes operate most efficiently,” said John Goodwin,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
idea is that this makes all lanes operate most efficiently,” said John Goodwin, a spokesman for the Metropolitan Transportation Commission, which is operating the new express lane. But Goodwin advised peak-time commuters through the San... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Federal grant to add tech to Texas trucksfreight shuttle under along the Mexican border and at the Port of Houston. The
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
freight shuttle under along the Mexican border and at the Port of Houston. The freight plan, which requires approval by the Texas Transportation Commission and doesn’t bind the state to the improvements, is available for public comment until Oct.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Singapore toll lanes cover all laneslanes on 680.” What? I’m trying to wrap my head around why our tax dollars are
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
lanes on 680.” What? I’m trying to wrap my head around why our tax dollars are being spent this way. A: The Metropolitan Transportation Commission paid for notices to educate drivers that they are required to have a FasTrak® or FasTrak Flex® toll... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Changes could be coming to Ride Glenwood servicePlan to be considered by City Council after the first of the year. Consultants
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 17 days ago
Plan to be considered by City Council after the first of the year. Consultants have been working with the city's Transportation Commission and Glenwood Transportation Manager Tanya Allen since last spring to evaluate the existing service... Read more
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The Mercury News
Environment: Long-planned East Bay Greenway nears new milestoneImprovement Authority set aside grant funds in 2009 for a preliminary study of
The Mercury News / Posted 17 days ago
Improvement Authority set aside grant funds in 2009 for a preliminary study of the East Bay Greenway. The Alameda County Transportation Commission, now spearheading the project, received about $2.6 million state grants in 2014 to prepare... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Changes could be coming to Ride Glenwood servicePlan to be considered by City Council after the first of the year. Consultants
The Aspen Times / Posted 17 days ago
Plan to be considered by City Council after the first of the year. Consultants have been working with the city's Transportation Commission and Glenwood Transportation Manager Tanya Allen since last spring to evaluate the existing service... Read more
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