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'Veep' star from Chicago tried to show IMDb page to airport security

It seems there are members of the Transportation Security Administration who don't watch "Veep." Matt Walsh, who plays the White House press secretary on the HBO comedy, said he found himself in a difficult situation recently when he tried to board a plane after forgetting his ID. "I tried to pull...

Foxx and Baltimore Mayor Rawlings-Blake Break Ground on Transformative Re-Connect West Baltimore Project

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake participated in the groundbreaking of the Re-Connect West Baltimore project, a reconfiguration of the Fulton Avenue Bridge and other infrastructure improvements

USDOT Picks Three New WMATA Board Members to Tackle Safety Culture

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx has announced the appointment of three new Federal representatives, each with considerable expertise in safety, to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) board of directors.

Heathrow Airbus collision 'not a drone incident'

No evidence of UAV impact, investigators say The UK's Transport Secretary, Patrick McLoughlin, has told Parliament that what was thought to be the Britain's first recorded incident of a collision between a UAV and an airliner was probably "not a drone incident" after all.…

PA Transportation Chief Not Just One of the Guys

April 17--Bring up self-driving cars and Pennsylvania's transportation secretary gets enthusiastic. Leslie Richards is just as excited about using apps to understand traffic, installing smart signs to shrink gridlock, or getting rid of reg

Tackling transportation and equality challenges with tech at SXSW

“We can’t build our way out of this,” said Mark Down, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Research and Technology and Senior Advisor at the Department of Transportation. Cities are facing huge challenges that are likely to get worse over the next decades – unless, that is, we work together to do something about it. Show More Summary

PennDOT Selects Team for CNG Fueling Stations Public-Private Partnership

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards today announced at a media event that the Trillium CNG team, which includes Larson Design Group of Williamsport, has been selected for the department's Compressed Natural Gas

U.S. DOT Announces Appointments to the Transit Advisory Committee for Safety

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has announced the appointment of eight new and one returning member to TRACS.

Here's how the Department of Transportation is trying to improve transit flow in major cities (GOOG)

This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Industry Insider subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. The Department of Transportation is taking steps to help improve traffic in major cities. DoT Secretary Anthony...Show More Summary

APNewsBreak: Google gives federal plan for self-driving car

In a letter sent Friday to U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, the head of Google's self-driving car project, Chris Urmson, sketched out the idea of a federal fast track for the technology which he floated without details atShow More Summary

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Announces Seven Finalist Cities for Smart City Challenge

2 months agoUtilities / Energy : Smart Grid

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, joined by Barbara Bennett, President and COO of Paul G. Allen’s Vulcan Inc. and Rick Clemmer CEO of NXP Semiconductors, today announced seven finalists for the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Smart City Challenge.  The USDOT has pledged up to $40 million (funding subject to future appropriations) to one city […]

Foxx Announces Notice of Funding Availability for Infrastructure Projects

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced, on March 11, the availability of credit assistance for critical infrastructure projects across the country through the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) program.

President Barack Obama and Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx are just a few of the civic lead

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

President Barack Obama and Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx are just a few of the civic leaders talking tech at this year’s SXSW festival in Austin. Catch our own Alissa Walker in conversation with DC Mayor Muriel Bowser, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, and author Gabe Klein on March 14. Read more...

USDOT Announces Autodesk Support to Provide 3D Design Technology to Smart City Challenge Finalists

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation Smart City Challenge has the support of global 3D design and engineering software technology firm Autodesk, Inc.

Hong Kong Shipping Register Crossing 100 Million Gross Tonnage

 The Hong Kong Shipping Register has  crossed of 100 million gross tonnage, informed the Secretary for Transport and Housing, Professor Anthony Cheung Bing-leung.

The environment under President Trump

Grist imagines what The Donald would do to the planet. Hint: Secretary of Transportation Chris Christie.

No more puffing on e-cigs on commercial flights

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced a ban on use of the devices Wednesday.

Foxx Announces the Solicitation of Applications for the University Transportation Centers Program

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced that a maximum of $377.5 million in funding will be available over five years for the University Transportation Centers (UTC) Program, including awards of up to $72.5 million for Fiscal Year 2016.

Garcetti, transit leaders envision an L.A. of self-driving cars and Hyperloop

2 months agoHealth : Booster Shots

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx did not mince words.  The future of Los Angeles and the West “looks crowded,” he said, conjuring nightmarish images of gridlock in the minds of the hundreds of Angelenos. But over the course of more than three hours Monday, transit experts, business executives...

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