Officials: Without funds rail systems will deteriorate
WASHINGTON, D.C. - On Tuesday, several state transit executives, along with Federal Transit Administrator Peter Rogoff, testified before a subcommittee of the Senate Banking Committee that without additional federal funds rail systems nationwide will deteriorate further. For the full story, click here.
SF Muni buys insurance
SAN FRANCISCO -- The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, which has been spending more than $10 million a year out of pocket in accident-related claims and jury awards, bought insurance to help cover major payouts. For the full story, click here.
Sander lands jobs at AECOM
NEW YORK - Former New York MTA CEO Elliot Sander was named managing director, global strategic initiatives, at the Los Angeles-based engineering firm AECOM. For the full story, click here.