Infrastructure in the News 9.30.16
New York Times: Hoboken Train Crash Kills 1 and Injures Over 100
Infrastructure in the News 9.29.16
New York Times: Breaking: New Jersey Transit Train Crashes Into Hoboken Station
Jim Smith, a spokesman for the agency, confirmed that an incident involving a New Jersey Transit train had occurred at the train station in Hoboken. No other details were immediately available.
Infrastructure in the News 9.28.16
Reuters: Exclusive-Uber to Move Freight, Target Trucking for the Long Haul.
Infrastructure in the News 9.27.16
Wall Street Journal: Transit Funding Is Set to Grow (full article follows Morning Transportation)
Many U.S. transit systems need costly work. Restoring them to a state of good repair would require at least $85.9 billion, according to a 2013 estimate by the Federal Transit Administration, the latest figure available.
Infrastructure in the News 9.26.16
Associated Press: US guidelines on self-driving cars get good reception at G-7
Infrastructure in the News 9.23.16
Bloomberg: The Road Not Taken: What If Infrastructure Were Actually Planned?
Infrastructure in the News 9.22.16
Bloomberg BNA: Federal Autonomous-Car Guide Could Change States' Approach
Federal regulators hope states will change draft policies for autonomous vehicles in light of new recommendations from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
Los Angeles Times Editorial Board: Setting the course for driverless cars
Infrastructure in the News 9.21.16
Wall Street Journal: Road for Driverless Cars Pockmarked With Regulatory Pitfalls (full article follows Morning Transportation)
Infrastructure in the News 9.14.16
In These Times: Our Most Vital Infrastructure Isn’t “Crumbling.” It Hasn’t Been Built Yet.
Infrastructure in the News 9.16.16
REUTERS: U.S. Motorist Travel Increases 2 Percent Year-Over-Year in July: DOT
Motorists logged 287.5 billion miles on U.S. roads in July, the most ever for the month and a 2 percent increase over last year, according to data released Friday by the U.S. Department of Transportation.