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  • Bikes
    DC Bikeshare celebrates a good four-year run
    Capital Bikeshare is celebrating a milestone: it's four years old.The program has been so popular that it's fourth birthday was marked with the opening of its 200th Bikeshare station (atMcKinley Street and Connecticut Avenue NW) on October...
  • e-sales
    Choose your poison, Virginia: 45% gas hike or Internet sales tax
    Unknown to most, Virginians are about to be slapped with an $800 million-plus tax hike that one state lawmaker calls a game of “Three-Card Monte.”A little-noticed provision in the state’s 2012 transportation package triggers a 45...
  • Awesome Foundation
    Awesome Atlanta's October $1,000 Grantee is a Ph.D. Student at Georgia Tech
    Atlanta’s Awesome Foundation announced today that the group has chosen Simon Berrebi, a Ph.D student at Georgia Institute of Technology, for their October $1,000 grant to support his transportation improvement efforts. As part of his...
  • Amtrack
    Train adventures to Disney World
    A vacation at the Walt Disney World Resorts can be a fun and exciting time. Chances are you have plans that will keep you and your family busy from the moment of you check into your room through the time you check out. Traveling to Disney by train...
  • Paul Petersen
    Libertarian will argue for freedom to travel at transportation forum
    Dallas County Libertarian Party Chair Paul Petersen will speak at the public "Transportation for Hire Forum" at City Hall Tuesday, September 2 (6:00 pm to 9:00 pm) to discuss "policy changes that grew out of the Uber furor."...
  • TxDOT billboard
    Will drivers’ I-35 ‘love’ include TxDOT’s planned toll road push?
    The Texas Department of Transportation, one of the state’s most influential yet unelected and unaccountable users of public funds, is rolling out a $500,000 media campaign reminding Interstate 35 drivers to “Be Safe. Drive Smart.&rdquo...
  • Bike the Bay community ride 082414
    Bike the Bay ride takes its course
    Open road for bicycling in San Diego kept local bicyclists rolling over the Coronado Bridge during Sunday's 7th annual Bike the Bay community ride event. Cyclists who took their places on eastbound lanes outside the Sunday bridge traffic did...
  • North Coast COrridor works plan 062014
    North coast travel growth will step up
    Traffic tie-ups on the coastal I-5 line, between La Jolla Village Drive and Harbor Drive in OCeanside, that slow travel during typical 700,000 trip days, stay a travel risk SANDAG will start 30 years of transportation system work to fix. Work on...
  • The Senate passed and President Obama signed the Highway Trust Fund bill
    Highway Trust Fund bill passes the Senate ends unemployment extension funding
    Now that the Senate passed and President Barack Obama signed the Highway Trust Fund extension bill on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 the payment method for the unemployment benefits extension bill has been permanently taken away. The highway bill uses...
  • Post Rose Parade
    Rose Parade floats up close & personal at 2015 post-parade Showcase of Floats
    Rose Parade floats are not only moving wonders, they are botanical works of art that can be examined up close at the Showcase of Floats sponsored by Miracle-Gro in the days following the Rose Parade. All the floats that traveled along Colorado...
  • Zaznu
    Pioneer in ridesharing in Rio de Janeiro got inspired in San Francisco
    Zaznu. Remember this name. One of the fastest growing companies in Brasil, which even landed an article in the prestigious Exame magazine in Brazil(in Portuguese), Zaznu was the first in the ridesharing market in Rio de Janeiro, transforming...
  • Denver Union Station
    Denver's Union Station grand opening on Sunday
    The long awaited grand opening of Denver’s Union Station is this Sunday. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. and will include vendors, live music, food and a variety of activities. Parts of Wynkoop and Wazee streets will be closed for the event.The...
  • Speaker of the House John Boehner expects the House highway trust fund bill to pass in Senate
    GOP highway fund bill takes away funding from unemployment benefits extension
    When the House of Representatives passed the highway funding extension bill on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 they took away the payment method for the unemployment benefits extension bill that the bill's co-authors Senators Jack Reed, D-RI and Dean...
  • Obama urges Congress to pass highway fund bill
    Obama urges Republicans to pass infrastructure investment bill
    On Tuesday in a speech at the Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center in McLean, Va. U.S. President Barack Obama called on republicans in Congress to work alongside democrats in order to pass a common sense long-term infrastructure repair bill...
  • Uber escalates the war on taxis in New York City
    Uber escalates the war on taxis in New York City
    Like most unionized workers, any competition or opposition to their job or field if trade is usually met with swift and populist reprisal. And for the 45000 unionized cab drivers in New York City, their war against a new company dedicated to...