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October 24, 2014
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October 23, 2014
The county’s transportation policy leadership group outlined a public outreach effort that will...
October 22, 2014
Though voters defeated the so-called TSPLOST transportation sales tax on July 31, 2012, the need...
Whether it’s providing billions for transportation initiatives to shaping legislation, or launching an innovative bus rapid transit project, the “Influential” leaders on this list have worked to make public transportation better.
Prior experience working with the Metropolitan Transportation Commission in the San Francisco Bay Area prepared her well for tackling transportation and transit issues on the national stage.
VP, Chief Tunnel Engineer
New York City
Many times, agencies feel they need to hire the least expensive consult team to help guard taxpayer money. My consultant contacts tell me this approach may violate state and federal laws.
Set to focus on Metra’s program of operational tests and inspections for all its operating crews, with special emphasis on training, qualification and testing of locomotive engineers.
James Oberstar, former chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (T&I) and long-time transportation advocate, died in May at age 79.
The first thing to understand about P3s is that they are primarily a money-saving strategy and are still expected to earn a return on investment.
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