LaHood visits Spain's HSR system
MADRID, Spain - U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood was in Madrid Friday to check out the country's high-speed rail grid that President Barack Obama has praised as a model for America. For the full story, click here.
Ottawa may ban strikes, lockouts
OTTAWA - The city council unanimously endorsed a proposal put forward by OC Transpo management and officials at Amalgamated Transit Union, Local 279, to ban strikes and lockouts, pending final union approval. For the full story, click here.
CATS ridership still high
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - With ridership expected to dip because the recession, the Charlotte Area Transit System's Lynx Blue Line carried 380,186 passengers for April, up more than 10 percent over the same time a year ago. For the full story, click here.