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Highway and Road Transportation

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  • Highway worker killed in St. Michaels work-zone crash

    Highway worker killed in St. Michaels work-zone crash
    A contracted highway worker for the State Highway Administration died Thursday evening after being struck by a vehicle in a work zone in St. Michaels, according to the SHA and Maryland State Police. John Kenneth Shahan, 40, of Denton, was controlling...
  • NHTSA unveils new recall search tool

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. auto safety regulators on Wednesday unveiled a more precise way for vehicle owners to search online to find out if their cars or motorcycles have been recalled by the manufacturer. The National Highway Traffic Safety...
  • State Purchasing $33M In New CTfastrak Buses

    When the CTfastrak busway starts service early next year, riders shouldn't expect the same experience they have on Connecticut's regular transit buses. Federal and state taxpayers are putting up nearly $33 million for 48 new buses that will have features...
  • Fort Lauderdale road repaving repulses residents

    Fort Lauderdale road repaving repulses residents
    The roads in Fort Lauderdale are being paved with good intentions, but residents say the effort is a hell of a mess. They're concerned about a resurfacing process being used by the city for the first time, one that doesn't fix broken roads but tries...
  • Parts of 175th Street in Tinley Park to close

    Parts of 175th Street in Tinley Park to close
    Parts of 175th Street in Tinley Park will be closed for the next month as the Illinois Department of Transportation continues construction along LaGrange Road. 175th Street will be closed between LaGrange and 94th Avenue starting Aug. 22, IDOT officials...
  • Courthouse parking to drop dramatically

    Courthouse parking to drop dramatically
    Finding parking around the Broward County Courthouse can be like searching for a spot in South Beach, minus the glamor. But it soon may get easier — and less expensive. Broward County commissioners are poised to slash parking rates at the publicly...
  • States have failed to spend nearly $540M in federal highway safety grants

     
    Filed under: Government/Legal, Safety A new report from the Department of Transportation's Office of the Inspector General has revealed yet another fiasco in highway funding. No, it's not a misuse of federal funds. Instead, it's a complete and total...
  • Canyon congestion on the agenda

    Canyon congestion on the agenda
    Adding lanes to Laguna Canyon Road seemed like an unpopular solution to congestion on the main entryway into the city when a city-hired consultant unveiled an initial report on the corridor Tuesday. RBF Consulting, which has an office in Irvine, has...
  • Parking woes at Lakeside fuel debate over parking plan for new building

    Parking woes at Lakeside fuel debate over parking plan for new building
    At the Lakeside development is a building now under construction, that will eventually be used by Blue Cross/Blue Shield. The construction work has stopped, because the contractor is required by city code to have 21 parking spaces there.  The contractor...
  • OPRF still trying to figure out where to build pool

    OPRF still trying to figure out where to build pool
    Oak Park and River Forest High School pool committee members decided to withdraw their recommendation for a new swimming pool at the site of a baseball field just north of the athletic stadium, according to a statement released by the district on Aug. 26....
  • Pine Island Road to be widened

    Work is slated to begin next summer to widen a stretch of Pine Island Road from Nova Drive to State Road 84 in Davie. The $9.4 million project, which will widen the road from four to six lanes, is scheduled to be done in six phases and take 22 months...