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Highway and Road Transportation

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  • Barra: Poor decisions in past do not reflect the GM of today

    WASHINGTON General Motors CEO Mary Barra on Tuesday told a congressional subcommittee investigating a widening recall that while she could answer few specific questions about what happened, decisions made in previous years not to address the situation...
  • Making potholes into art

    Making potholes into art
    It's officially spring. We're deep into pothole season, which, like other holiday seasons, seems to grow longer every year. This pothole season could be the longest yet. Potholes are out of control. The Chicago Department of Transportation said last month...
  • Backers of Virginia expansion of U.S. 460 project misled investors, critic says

    Backers of Virginia expansion of U.S. 460  project misled investors, critic says
    RICHMOND, Va. — An opponent of a controversial highway project in southeast Virginia said Monday that former Gov. Robert McDonnell committed hundreds of millions of taxpayers' and bond investors' dollars even as federal regulators said the road...
  • Recall Alert: 2014 Honda Civic

     
    Vehicles Affected: Approximately 9,816 model-year 2014 versions of the Honda Civic LX sedan and coupe; only vehicles manufactured from Nov. 26, 2013, through Jan. 21, 2014, are affected. The Problem: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is...
  • After years of delays, NHTSA issues backup camera rules

     
    Filed under: Government/Legal, Safety, Technology Cars being sold in the United States must come equipped with a backup camera by May 2018. Federal safety regulators finalized a rule requiring the installation of rear-view cameras Monday morning after...
  • Didn't pay a toll? Enforcers might track you across state lines

    WASHINGTON New England drivers who speed through toll plazas in neighboring states without paying are in for a rude surprise. Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire have agreed to crack down on their own residents who frequently blow off tolls in the...
  • L.A. could clash with L.A. County on transit tax measures

    L.A. could clash with L.A. County on transit tax measures
    A plan for increasing the sales tax to fix Los Angeles' broken streets is on a collision course with a similar levy being pushed for regional transit projects. Two weeks ago, the top budget advisor to the Los Angeles City Council said a tax increase...
  • Landslide: Mountain Loop Highway a wild ride out of Darrington

    DARRINGTON, Wash. — The landslide that killed at least 24 people near this mountain community also severed SR 530, the main highway out of town. Before the March 22 catastrophe, it took about 30 minutes to drive west from Darrington to Arlington....
  • U.S. orders rear cameras for new cars

    After years of delays, U.S. safety regulators have announced that backup cameras will be required in new U.S. vehicles by May 2018. The move comes just a day before a court of appeals was to hear arguments in a lawsuit brought against the government...
  • Agencies to apply for LVIA-area roadwork funding

    Agencies to apply for LVIA-area roadwork funding
    The Lehigh Valley Planning Commission, with the support of Lehigh Valley International Airport and LANTA, intends to apply for $60 million in federal transportation funding to help improve roads in and around the airport. "The airport itself is...
  • 'Cosmos' recap: It's all relative except PATRICK STEWART!

    'Cosmos' recap: It's all relative except PATRICK STEWART!
    This week’s episode of Cosmos paid tribute to the mind-bending science behind some of the most popular tropes in science fiction, so it’s only fitting that it also featured a special cameo by none other than Patrick Stewart. Stewart is best...