Bloomberg reports, “Starting later this month, Uber will allow customers in downtown Pittsburgh to summon self-driving cars from their phones, crossing an important milestone that no automotive or technology company has yet achieved.” The post Uber to Roll Our Self-Driving Cars this Month in Pittsburgh appeared first on Toll Roads News.
Observer-Reporter reports, “A transportation research group projected in a report it issued Tuesday that a proposed 13-mile extension of the Mon-Fayette Expressway will cut down on travel times in the Mon Valley corridor while boosting...Show More Summary
Detroit Free Press reports, “The Moroun family that owns the Ambassador Bridge could soon launch a few legal Hail Marys to try to block or delay the rival Gordie Howe International Bridge — including possibly arguing that the Michigan...Show More Summary
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One of the big LIRR projects that will help a multitude of riders is the addition of an extra track on the Ronkonkoma line between Farmingdale & Ronkonkoma. When the project is completed fully, the agency will be able to provide every half hour service on the line compared to the hourly service provided now. […]
Two words can describe this next story, “ABOUT TIME” as the MTA has debuted its eTix mobile platform system wide on the LIRR. The platform enables customers on all LIRR lines to buy tickets on their phone & validate them for use before boarding the train. This will be a huge benefit when rushing for […]
The nightmare scenario is that fragments of MH370 are found, on the sea floor, but are parts of it that have floated from somewhere else and then sunk The post MH370 search to look closely ASAP at unresolved sonar contacts appeared first on Plane Talking.
KFSM reports that the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department has set aside $300,000 for a tolling study for the next phase of the I-49 project. The repport adds that ASHT spokesman Danny Straessle said, “”The issue is whether...Show More Summary
Tulsa World reports, “The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority on Tuesday voted to table a proposal to increase tolls to pay for a system expansion. Member Carl Gibson said a decision on the measure should be delayed due to a recently filed lawsuit...Show More Summary
Central Penn Business Journal staffs a presentation by PA Turnpike CEO Mark Compton, leading with the Commission’s push for broader toll enforcement legislation (Senate Bill 1086). The one percent of the motorists who don’t pay their...Show More Summary
Dividend drought ends with 7 cents share payout, staff get $3000 bonuses, group makes record profits across major operating segments The post Qantas makes record $1.53 billion profits, pays dividend, staff bonus appeared first on Plane Talking.
If you commute on Link between Westlake and UW, you may notice something a little different beginning this afternoon: cell service. Sound Transit has announced that the long-awaited addition begins today and will be rolled out over the coming months in (many) phases. For various administrative reasons and because each carrier has to sign a […]
A new report by HS1 chief executive Nicola Shaw recommends decentralisation and greater regional devolution for the UK’s railways. Julian Turner speaks to Charles Johnson-Ferguson, transport partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, about what this means fo…
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced the completion of new track laying between Central Islip and Ronkonkoma for the LIRR Double Track project, and work on the final phase between Farmingdale and Central Islip
The Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority has announced it will operate free Metro bus circulator service during the grand opening weekend for the Cincinnati Bell Connector streetcar, Sept. 9-11.
Capital Metro, beset by ebbing ridership in an evolving Austin, is considering a significant overhaul of its bus system.
While they remain controversial politically, the HOT lanes on I-405 between Bellevue and Lynnwood are increasingly popular with transit users and the drivers who use the lanes. Higher than forecast driver demand has led to higher toll revenues, and those revenues are being put to work to benefit drivers in the corridor. The first improvement is […]
By joining NACTO, MTA demonstrates the role of street design in making urban transit more reliable and its vital importance for the next generation of transportation leaders.
Collectively, their expertise will play a vital role in equipping Big Blue Bus to meet the rapidly changing mobility demands of the Southern California transit landscape to provide greater connectivity and access to numerous transportation modes.