Tag: Rails

Impact & Regulations, Infrastructure

Infrastructure meeting goes off the rails

May 23, 2019

Via: Politico

INFRASTRUCTURE MEETING MELTDOWN: It wasn’t an unexpected outcome, but it did go down in dramatic fashion. A Wednesday morning White House meeting on infrastructure policy was derailed after President Donald Trump took umbrage at remarks by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi […]

Travel & Public Transit

Record Number of Travelers Predicted for Roads, Rails, Airports, AAA Says

December 20, 2018

Via: Transport Topics

Expect record-breaking crowds this holiday season on the nation’s roads, rails and runways, as about one-third of Americans will be on the move. AAA, which provides automotive, travel and financial services, forecasts that 112.5 million people will travel over the […]

Impact & Regulations

TRB Panelists Urge Inclusion of Ports, Rails in Infrastructure Bill

January 11, 2018

Via: Transport Topics

WASHINGTON — Port authorities, trucking companies and shippers are hopeful that the infrastructure bill to be debated in Congress will fund solutions to alleviate congestion in the ocean container freight industry, panelists said Jan. 9 at the Transportation Research Board’s […]