Transportation News for January 30, 2015

Oakland Tribune: BART rider satisfaction lowest in 16 years  Marin Independent Journal: Sausalito wants full review of Golden Gate ferry landing plan  San Francisco Examiner: As BART ridership grows, don’t expect any longer trains  Bloomberg: California’s Brown Eyes Road Repair Fees as Gas Tax Receipts Ebb Politico Morning Transportation: Repatriation bill faces uphill climb in Senate — Another death linked […]

Transportation News for January 29, 2015

POLITICO: FOXX: ‘TO HELL WITH THE POLITICS’ – Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx will be on “Morning Joe” today bright and early (sources say tune in around 6:40 a.m.) and if his comments on Capitol Hill on Wednesday are any indication, he’s must-see TV. If you weren’t able to catch Foxx’s testimony during the midweek Senate […]

January 2015: Inbound Logistics Whitepaper Digest

January 2015  LIKE THIS    TWEET THIS View in Browser Out with the Old – In with the New! Managing Inbound Freight Fuels Greater Efficiencies Offered By: enVista Need to reduce transportation costs? Inbound Transportation is an area rich with opportunity. In this white paper from enVista, you will learn how Transportation Management Systems have evolved to […]

Transportation News for January 28, 2015

San Francisco Examiner: BART closer to banning e-cigarettes Sacramento Business Journal: Google warns DMV not to over-regulate self-driving cars  Virtual Strategy: New Website Lets Residents Monitor Bay Area’s Vital Signs  San Francisco Chronicle: Final work on Bay Bridge may not be done till June  POLITICO: More on the Infrastructure 2.0 Act: The Delaney bill would tax U.S. companies’ overseas […]

Transportation News for January 27, 2015

California considering plan to replace gas tax with charge per mile driven San Jose Mercury News Roadshow: Why does my wife get better mileage in our hybrid? San Jose Mercury News Mercury News editorial: Black lives do matter, but so does transportation San Jose Mercury News Transportation Commission seeks to fill vacancies on Advisory Council, […]

Transportation News for January 26, 2015

Bay Bridge supplier failed to reveal rods’ failure in Washington San Francisco Chronicle  Bay Area cities will see millions of dollars more for pothole repairs Oakland Tribune Spare the Air alert remains in effect until Monday morning Oakland Tribune Editorial: Despite ranking, Highway 101 traffic is brutal Marin Independent Journal Opinion: Road tax diversions and […]

Transportation News for January 23, 2015

Politico Morning Transportation: FAA settles drone case but is still losing war — Lawmakers divided over how to use repatriation for transpo funding — DeFazio blasts DOT over tank car rule delay FAA SETTLES DRONE CASE, BAN STAYS IN PLACE: The FAA’s rules banning the use of commercial drones will stand after the pilot who challenged […]

Energy News for January 23, 2015

Politico Morning Energy: Keystone debate ends in anger – Oil markets seen as stable after Saudi king’s death – Senior FERC official retiring – Meiberg gets formal nod for EPA’s #2 spot – Hogan pulls environmental reg MIDNIGHT MADNESS – KEYSTONE DEBATE ENDS IN ANGER: The new, freewheeling Senate of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell presided over […]

Transportation News for January 22, 2015

Contra Costa Times: Pittsburg secures last piece of funding for eBART, expect new station in 2018  Napa Valley Register: American Canyon proposes higher traffic fees for new development  KQED: What is the Bay Area’s Plan for 21st Century Transportation?  KTVU: Lawmaker promotes plan to add third traffic lane to Richmond-San Rafael Bridge  Virtual Press Office: Public Invited to Weigh In […]

Transportation News for January 21, 2015

Politico Morning Transportation: Infrastructure talk lacking at State of the Union — Hatch not too hot on repatriation for transportation — Lawmaker briefing today on Metro accident By Heather Caygle, with help from Kevin Robillard LET’S GIVE ‘EM SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT: President Barack Obama was greeted by a sea of lawmakers in the House chamber […]