“If there is no action on this legislation, the result will be delayed testing and deployment in the United States of these life-saving technologies,” said Audi of America’s senior policy strategist.
Community Development Block Grants and "BUILD" infrastructure grants are among the programs the appropriations legislation proposes spending levels for.
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The number of pedestrians killed on U.S. roadways is up—by a lot.
Places like beach towns and Las Vegas are losing out under current infrastructure funding formulas.
The joint venture aims for quieter, more efficient propellers for stealth or urban flights.
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City officials said Lime didn’t have permission to implement its e-scooter program on local streets.
Charlotte is the third city on the East Coast to get electric scooters, following Washington, D.C. in March and Miami in April.
"States joining California in this suit are part of a broader movement of states, cities, and businesses that are driving down emissions without any help from Washington.”
The ‘lock to’ requirement will be phased in as part of a six-month pilot in the city’s South Side.
Electric scooters have received pushback in some cities, but they’ve gotten a warm welcome in the South, where hot weather and often hilly terrain have made it tough for bike-share programs.
The state DOT is eyeing a targeted pilot in an underserved part of its capital that’s ripe for AVs.
These days, it's not uncommon for workers headed to New York City to start their day 90 miles away in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
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.
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