| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:05 PM
WASHINGTON Hours before the federal government was set to reduce payments to states for road and bridge projects, Congress approved a temporary fix Thursday that would maintain funding through the middle of next year.
But in some ways, the damage already...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:38 PM
A 90-year-old water main burst under Sunset Boulevard on Tuesday, producing a raging geyser that sent 8 million to 10 million gallons of water onto the UCLA campus, flooding several buildings, including the famed Pauley Pavilion.
It took the Los Angeles...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Q: Driving Route 22 every day from Bethlehem to west Allentown, I have noticed that the PennDOT Highway Service Patrol vehicles have been a welcome addition to aid motorists. However, nowhere on the trucks is a phone number. On numerous occasions I have...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Q: The progress on adding extra lanes on the Turnpike's Northeast Extension, I-476, from the mainline Turnpike to Lansdale is just stunning and monumental, but it all ceases just past mile marker 26, and it looks as though the effort will have to begin...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:03 PM
RIO DE JANEIRO -- As the last of the World Cup visitors headed for the airports Monday, Brazilians began to reclaim the pristine beaches of Copacabana and Ipanema while traffic in Sao Paulo returned to its regular weekday snarl and the seaside hotels in...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 4:00 PM
A truck barreled through a construction zone in Lakeland early Wednesday, killing a 44-year-old employee from Eustis who was wearing reflective clothing as he worked on a pedestrian-safety project.
"Knocked him right out of his boots," said David...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Next week, the Florida Department of Transportation will be holding a public information meeting to explain ongoing plans for an upcoming highway resurfacing project.
The meeting is Wednesday, Aug. 13 from 5-7 p.m. in the E.L. Puryear building at...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:37 PM
It’s been an encouraging sign for the Florida Department of Transportation that they’re already getting the number of riders needed by the end of 2014 to make SunRail a success.
In Winter Park, though, there’s another optimistic sign:...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:00 AM
They're calling it the Century Crunch.
Although it's not expected to be a full on 405 Freeway-style Carmageddon, L.A. transit and airport officials are advising travelers who rely on Century Boulevard for access to Los Angeles International Airport...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Nearly a year after the last race car whizzed down Baltimore's streets, road work for the Grand Prix Indycar race is still costing the city money.
On Wednesday, city officials are set to authorize a $485,000 payment to P. Flanigan & Sons Inc. for...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:32 PM
RE: “Mixed-use project likely to gain full approval,” July 10. I was shocked to see this project would be located on the corner of Pacific Avenue and Broadway. My wife and I live around the corner on Ivy Street.
Someone needs to explain to...