“In my six years of local government, ‘Paving for Pizza’ is the coolest project I have worked on,” according to a town administrator.
They’re cheaper to run compared to ones with internal combustion engines thanks to the economics of fuel and maintenance.
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Programs key to local and state government would largely see either steady funding or spending increases.
As San Francisco and other cities temporarily ban electric scooters, regulations are a work in progress.
Forty-four percent of fatally injured drivers tested for drugs had positive results in 2016, the Governors Highway Safety Association found, up more than 50 percent compared with a decade ago.
Any lawsuit that may come could set a precedent across all of California.
Louisville, Kentucky is making the infrastructure for analyzing historic Waze data available to anyone who partners on the process.
The winning entries will be displayed on electronic message boards on the state’s highways and interstates on Fridays through September.
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Setting priorities is hindered by the lack of systematic information available on the nation’s inventory of infrastructure assets, their location and condition.
The American Trucking Association says their industry needs to hire 900,000 more drivers in the next 10 years to keep up with demand.
“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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