Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood Offers Public Thank You to Transportation Workers Across Northeast (Hill)
  • South Carolina Gov., Citing State DOT Debt, Says FEMA Will Cover Most Costs of Irene (WSPA)
  • GOP Now Supports Funding FEMA — At Expense of Infrastructure (Salon)
  • Extreme Heat Is Enough to Buckle Aging Infrastructure in Houston (ABC)
  • Can Taxing Trucks By the Mile Save Transportation Funding? (Stateline)
  • U.S. DOT Says New Road Signs Can Wait (NYT)
  • Nebraska’s Capital City Considers Privatizing Its Buses (JournalStar)
  • Pennsylvania to Use Traffic Cameras to Improve Safety During Construction (PBGLive)
  • Central Florida Businesses Eagerly Prepare for Sunrail (Progressive Railroading)
  • Streetsblog Founder Gets People Thinking About Better City Transportation (Wired)
  • Transportation Equity Seeking Short Videos of You Saying ‘Yes to Transit’