Via Bond Buyer.com
Governors and state lawmakers in Dallas, Texas are searching for ways to reinvigorate their transportation funding in 2015 are focusing on the gasoline tax, with a flurry of new highway revenue proposals aimed at increasing collections from the long-time main source of highway spending.
Motorists who monitor the state Department of Transportation's web site and social media will now receive alerts from the National Weather Service.
As several inches of wet, sloppy snow made roads slippery Tuesday morning, the DOT and National Weather Service announced the partnership that will provide timely weather-related information to travelers.
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) is seeking informed views on the opportunities in and challenges to the development, deployment, operation, and use of accessible transportation applications. In particular, the USDOT seeks candidate accessible transportation technology applications to be developed through the Accessible Transportation Technology Research Initiative (ATTRI).