Today’s Headlines

  • DOT, Safety Board Urge Cellphone Ban for all Commercial Drivers (NYTimes)
  • Congress’ Apparent Interest in Compromise With President Evaporates (WaPo)
  • LaHood Commends Indiana for Closing Failing Bridge, Calls for Jobs Act Support (Wave3)
  • UK Government Turning to Infrastructure Projects to Save Economy (Telegraph)
  • Vermont DOT Estimates Costs of Rebuilding Roadways More Than $500 million (AP)
  • Hurricane Irene Reminder to NJ Governor of Need to Invest in Transit (NJ.com)
  • State Governments Hard Pressed to Reject American Jobs Act (Stateline)
  • Illinois Business and Labor Lobby Congress to Not Slash Transportation Dollars (MySuburbanLife)
  • How Your City Can Increase Car Sharing (Shareable)
  • Prototype Bike Self-Destructs if Stolen (UberGizmo)