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Highway and Road Transportation

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  • Limited auto repair facility approved after revised staff position

    Limited auto repair facility approved after revised staff position
    The Skokie Village Board Monday, May 18, signed off on a special use permit for a new automobile repair facility that came with a change in Village Staff's recommendation. In a split vote, the Plan Commission had narrowly recommended against the special...
  • Manchester DUI Checkpoint Set For Saturday

    Manchester DUI Checkpoint Set For Saturday
    MANCHESTER — Police are to conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday night and early Sunday. The checkpoint will be on Pleasant Valley Road from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m., police said. Local officers and members of the regional Metro Traffic Services...
  • 18 killed when bus hits garment workers' van in Cambodia

    At least 18 garment workers were killed and nearly two dozen injured in eastern Cambodia when their van was hit by a speeding bus, prompting a plea from Prime Minister Hun Sen for drivers to slow down to make the country's roads safer. "The problem of...
  • Allentown's peregrine falcons nestlings get banded

    Allentown's peregrine falcons nestlings get banded
    Tyler Kreider gingerly cupped the two-week-old peregrine falcon in his hands as Art McMorris carefully inspected it, measuring a variety of features on the bird while assessing its health. This was Bird No. 1, a female, of four nestling peregrine...
  • Bloomington prepares for game day traffic near new hospital

    Plans to build a new hospital and academic health center at Indiana University have raised concerns about traffic on Hoosier football and basketball game days. Efforts to smooth transportation in the area have included widening a bypass and designating...
  • Recalls involved in US government hearing

    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Monday it will hold a hearing July 2 to determine if Fiat Chrysler met requirements to notify customers and fix safety problems in 20 safety recalls covering more than 10 million vehicles in the U.S....
  • NHTSA questions FCA recall response rate

    DETROIT The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Monday it will hold a public hearing on July 2 to consider whether Fiat Chrysler Automobiles "has failed to remedy safety defects and issue required notices in 20 recalls." NHTSA also issued...
  • Officials use simulation to warn of dangers of drunken driving

    Officials use simulation to warn of dangers of drunken driving
    Loud screams echoed off the pavement of the Lake Zurich High School parking lot as local police and fire officials responded to what looked to be an alcohol-induced T-bone crash that left two dead and others seriously injured. At least, that's how it...
  • Memorial Day weekend expected to open deadlier summer road travel season

     Memorial Day weekend expected to open deadlier summer road travel season
    More people will be killed in traffic accidents this summer than during the same time a year ago, safety experts predict as the Memorial Day travel week is about to get underway. Even before the official start of the summer driving season, 294 people...
  • Amtrak to expand speed control at deadly crash site

    Amtrak said it will expand its use of a speed restriction system on Philadelphia's northbound rails and abide by other federal directives issued after one of its trains sped into a curve and crashed in the city last week, killing eight people. The...
  • DuPage set to start work at 75th & Rickert

    DuPage set to start work at 75th & Rickert
    Drivers who regularly pass through the intersection of 75th Street and Plainfield-Naperville Road/Rickert Drive may want to seek alternate route for the next few months. DuPage County is poised to launch $1 million worth of upgrades that are expected to...