Mayor unveils LA Metro ’28 by 28′ Olympic transportation projects initiative

December 4, 2017

With the Olympic and Paralympic Games coming to the Los Angeles region in summer 2028, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) is working on a “Twenty-Eight by ‘28” Initiative to ensure that 28 key road, transit, and bicycle/pedestrian […]

ABA urges Congress to fund intercity bus security grant program

November 16, 2017

American Bus Association (ABA) President Peter Pantuso sent letters to the chairmen of the Senate and House Appropriations Committees urging them to adequately fund the Intercity Bus Security Grant Program for Fiscal Year 2018. In his letter, Pantuso said: “I […]

Driverless Cars Will Open the Door to a Building Spree

October 17, 2017

Category: Vehicles

It’s 2027 (or 2037) and the age of the self-driving car. City-dwellers have traded in their car keys for ride hails. Street parking has been replaced by wider sidewalks and bike lanes, while developers are busy converting garages into much-needed […]


Cloud-Based Computing Gains Traction in Trucking

December 11, 2017

Via: Transport Topics

The transition to cloud-based computing in the trucking industry is accelerating as carriers realize the cost savings and operational efficiencies that can be achieved, technology experts said. That migration to the cloud — which refers to using remote servers hosted […]


This week in the future of cars: you get what you pay for

December 8, 2017

Via: Wired

IF YOU WANT to cheap out on a new shirt—you’re heading, say, to Target instead of Bergdorf Goodman—you probably expect to get a totally fine piece of cloth to hang on your back, and won’t get too upset when it […]

Impact & Regulations, Infrastructure

January is go time

December 8, 2017

Via: Politico

THUNDERCATS ARE GO: The White House plans to send lawmakers “a detailed infrastructure principles document” in January, an administration spokeswoman confirmed Thursday, setting off the latest iteration of Panda Watch for the transportation world. To review, the plan is expected […]