Congress focuses on rail safety
WASHINGTON, D.C. With lawmakers saying employee fatigue is a major factor in train accidents, the House passed a bill Wednesday that will reduce the working hours of railroad crews. For the full story, click here.
NYC uses compass decals to aid passengers
NEW YORK CITY The New York Department of Transportation is placing temporary directional compass decals outside of four Midtown subway stations to help riders figure out where they are. For the full story, click here.
AC Transit, Chevron partner to test ‘cleaner’ fuels
OAKLAND, CALIF. AC Transit and Chevron Corp. have partnered to test cleaner burning diesel fuels, such as biodiesel and natural gas, to see if the fuels are a viable alternative to conventional diesel. For the full story, click here.