TSA adds thermal cameras
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Transportation Security Administration will use heat-sensing cameras to spot potential suicide bombers attempting to board trains and buses. For the full story, click here.
Funding problems continue in Chicago
CHICAGO — Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) and PACE officials are bracing for the worst due to problems securing funding from the state. CTA President Ron Huberman said the lack of funding would cause cuts and hikes that would “scare a lot of people.” For the full story, click here.
Sacramento launches transit etiquette campaign
SACRAMENTO, CALIF. — Sacramento Regional Transit is launching a campaign on trains and buses that will focus on transit etiquette. The program will feature cartoon-style characters called “the Beanies.” For the full story, click here.