The University of Michigan believes it’s the first to deploy AVs on a college campus.
The new BUILD program will replace Obama-era TIGER grants.
The draft, up for discussion May 16, doesn’t mandate dockless bike sharing and includes a per-bike fee on companies to limit oversaturation.
Scooters are not killers (yet), but the anger they’ve inspired echoes that which accompanied the arrival of the first automobiles.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | More subpoenas expected at Atlanta City Hall … Michigan lawmaker perplexed by teacher shortage … Colorado River dispute … and beachfront property owners don’t like the idea of “managed retreat.”
And iPhone users are the worst offenders.
The city of Maricopa, Arizona doesn’t have a traffic engineer, and now it doesn’t need one.
The funding is slated to go to 139 projects around the U.S.
Nearly two dozen cities are planning to participate.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | New D.C. rule roils food truck operators … Detroit suburb sues state agency over “bogus” water-quality test … state-run auto-IRA programs face industry opposition … and a tough winter strains public works budgets.
The urgent need to repair or upgrade many half-century-old urban expressways also is fueling the construction of so-called freeway caps.
Advocates of the Center City Connector fear that if the project is scuttled, federal funding for other local transportation priorities could end up in jeopardy.
The EPA wants to relax Obama-era emissions limits California has a waiver to enforce and automakers think are achievable.
Congestion pricing is deeply unpopular with voters but could be a big boon for ride-hailing apps in New York City.
Autonomous vehicles will transform urban life by 2020, if Waymo’s timeline is correct.
Many bicycle advocates see the "Idaho stop" as codifying what they already do at stop signs.
A new survey finds that state transportation departments are using unmanned aircraft for gathering images of construction sites, surveying, bridge inspections and other tasks.
STATE AND LOCAL ROUNDUP | County dissolves flood-prone village near Mississippi River; Fla. proposal would pressure Miami-Dade County; 100-gigabit network in N.D.; Boise is booming; and dismal news for Pa. dairy farmers.
COMMENTARY | Manhattan Institute’s Michael Hendrix hopes we’ll not only look to the new, but consider taking down the old to “reknit” our urban fabric.
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