Don’t give up on the regional climate plan

Connecticut’s transportation system takes a toll on our health, climate, and economy. Today, most of us travel in gasoline-powered cars that emit air pollutants that harm public health and warm the planet. And we’re spending a lot of money doing it: Americans now owe a combined total of over $ …

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PRESS RELEASE: High Speed ​​Rail Receives Federal Grant to Advance Economic Development and Improve Infrastructure at Wasco

November 19, 2021 WASCO, California – The United States Department of Transportation today awarded a $ 24 million grant to the California High-Speed ​​Rail Authority, advancing the nation’s first high-speed rail system while improving and improving better connecting the community of Wasco (County of Kern). “High-speed rail is used to …

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Buses are unsung heroes in Prince George and Montgomery counties, but inequalities remain – Greater Washington

RideOn is one of the best bus systems in the area. by Aimee Custus under a Creative Commons license. Public bus systems are a key component of transit equity. For people who can’t afford a car or can’t drive, they offer affordable transportation to jobs, schools, grocery stores, doctor’s appointments, …

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Calendar November 18 to 24

TODAY, NOV. 18 SPOT bus: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bonners Ferry to Sandpoint and back. Call 24 hours in advance, 208-267-4740. Book Conference: 6:00 p.m. at the Pearl Theater, 7160 Ash St., Bonners Ferry. An evening to talk about our favorite books. Special guest Carolyn Testa will share her …

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Public hearing is December 1, 2021 on proposed changes to WCCE transit schedules | By Joy Neilson

Washington County, WI – Changes are proposed for the 2022 transit schedule with Washington County Commuter Express (WCCE). Public comment on the proposed 2022 Washington County Commuter Express (WCCE) transit service reductions are welcome and will be heard at the Public Works Committee meeting on December 1, 2021 at 5:30 …

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High-speed train: What exactly are the plans for HS2 and HS3?

The prime minister said the government’s integrated rail plan is “the biggest transport investment program in a century”. Boris Johnson says he will provide “meaningful transport links for more passengers across the country, faster.” These are the key questions and answers. Define “high speed train”? The UIC, the world railway …

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Wellington’s electric ferry transport just around the corner after sea trials

Wellington’s trans-port ferry operator hopes its electric catamaran will carry passengers through Te Whanganui-a-Tara by Christmas. East by West Ferries chief executive Jeremy Ward said the Ika Rere (flying fish) is approaching final approval after sea trials which began in August. It is fast becoming the first electric commercial passenger …

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MATA launches new curb-to-curb transit program – FOX13 News Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – If you don’t have a car, getting to places like work or a doctor’s appointment can be almost impossible in Memphis. If you live in an area where public transportation is scarce, this can make things even more difficult. That’s why the Memphis Area Transit Authority has …

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A Shinkansen driver caught playing a GPS game on a smartphone on a high-speed train… for TEN years

He might also have gotten away with it, if there hadn’t been an anonymous tip-off. Safety is a top priority for Japanese railways, which means staff need to be vigilant while on duty, especially when working on the country’s high-speed trains, which can cover distances of up to ‘To 320 …

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North Korean military organizations fined or shut down for violating COVID-19 quarantine rules

North Korean military entities have been fined or arrested for violating quarantine rules, according to several sources. The sanctions come after North Korea launched extensive emergency inspections as a quarantine measure to prevent the spread of COVID-19 this winter. A Daily NK source in the North Korean military in Pyongyang …

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