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.
Infrastructure in the News 9.15.16
Seeking Alpha: Infrastructure Spending Does Not ‘Grow The Economy’
Infrastructure Spending Does Not 'Grow The Economy'
Associated Press: Tesla's Autopilot System Under Scrutiny in Fatal China Crash
Infrastructure in the News 9.13.16
The Atlantic: Google’s 'Cozy' Relationship With Driverless-Car Regulators
Self-driving cars have generated enormous interest in recent years, in part because of how rapidly they’ve appeared on public roadways.
Infrastructure in the News 9.12.16
Washington Post: The next president should make infrastructure spending a priority
Infrastructure in the News 9.9.16
CNBC: Planes, trains and trucks point to US economic downturn
If the transportation industry is any indicator — and it usually is — then the economy could be on the brink of a downturn.
Infrastructure in the News 9.6.16
Huffington Post: The Battle For The Future Of Transportation Seems Imminent
Pay no attention to the cordial press releases. Google ― sorry, Alphabet ― sure looks like it’s thinking about taking on Uber.
Reuters: Air freight demand growth gathers pace in July – IATA
Infrastructure in the News 9.8.16
Wall Street Journal: U.S.’s Aging Oil-Reserve Infrastructure Needs an Update (full article follows Morning Transportation)