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See how the @kcmetrobus makes life easier for Nora & her son Ronan - taking them where they need to go

Follow Nora as she walks her son to school and then takes the bus to work. Nora discusses useful tools that can help you get where you need to go, such as the OneBusAway app. Nora also talks about how walking and taking the bus have helped her and her…
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Six-year survey from @MinetaTrans shows what Americans really think about increasing #taxes for transpo funding

MINETA TRANSPORTATION INSTITUTE This report contributes to the understanding of current public sentiment about increasing transportation taxes by presenting the results from the sixth year of an annual telephone survey investigating public opinion about a…
MINETA TRANSPORTATION INSTITUTE This report contributes to the understanding of current public sentiment about increasing transportation taxes by presenting the
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Roadwork done right: @MichiganDOT fixes U.S. 31 without disrupting the #TraverseCity tourist season

June 25, 2015 - Officials from MDOT and US-31 project contractor Team Elmer's and Traverse City-area business owners and managers talk about the success of the project in East Bay Township.
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Report from @IBTTA dispels some nasty rumors about #tolls - they may in fact be a great way to fund new #roads

INTERNATIONAL BRIDGE, TUNNEL AND TURNPIKE ASSOCIATION (IBTTA) Q: Why do we need tolls to pay for roads and crossings? A: No matter how you slice it, federal and state fuel taxes are insufficient to support America’s highway infrastructure. Tolls provide a…
INTERNATIONAL BRIDGE, TUNNEL AND TURNPIKE ASSOCIATION (IBTTA) Q: Why do we need tolls to pay for roads and crossings? A: No matter how you slice it, federal and
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How @PennDOTNews took 1.5 years of work and got in done in one weekend - VIDEO

Instead of impacting traffic for roughly a year and a half with traffic restrictions for a bridge superstructure replacement, PennDOT took an innovative approach to replacing a 60-year old structurally deficient bridge superstructure on busy Route 581 in…
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People need to get around the country, but so do a WHOLE LOT of grains - here's how the system works: @USDA report

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE The purpose of this analysis is to examine trends in the type of transportation used to move grains grown for the food and feed industry. Grains produced in the United States move to domestic and foreign markets…
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE The purpose of this analysis is to examine trends in the type of transportation used to move grains grown for the food
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The benefits of ACTION to reduce #GHG emissions are vast and widespread, says new @EPA report

UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Actions can be taken now to reduce GHG emissions and avoid many of the adverse impacts of climate change. Quantifying the benefits of reducing GHG emissions (i.e., how GHG mitigation reduces or avoids impacts)…
UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Actions can be taken now to reduce GHG emissions and avoid many of the adverse impacts of climate change.
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What's the best way to store and transmit #energy? @BillNye has a few ideas in this @bigthink #video

Fracking isn't a bad idea in theory but it can't be allowed to go unregulated, says Bill Nye. New technological advances have promoted irresponsible fracturing practices with severe environmental and public health consequences.
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A chat with Phineas Baxandall of @uspirg: Americans need to know the #truth about who pays for roads

Phineas Baxandall is a Senior Policy Analyst at U.S. PIRG and directs program on tax and budget issues as well as transportation. He often presents at conferences and has given invited testimony and public comment to state legislatures, Congress, and the…
Phineas Baxandall is a Senior Policy Analyst at U.S. PIRG and directs program on tax and budget issues as well as transportation. He often presents at
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Got an idea for a #transit app? submit it to the @VTA #HackMyRide competition!

Together, we can improve transportation in Silicon Valley! Hack My Ride 2.0 is an app challenge with $30,000 in prizes, open to all. Register at http://hackmyride2.challengepost.com/ and submit your app by September 17, 2015. Hack My Ride 2.0 brought to…
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What would 1m of sea rise mean for our #NationalPark infrastructure? @NatlParkService & @Interior report #Climate

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Over the next century, warming global temperatures will present many challenges for the National Park Service (NPS) and public land managers. Rising sea level will be one of the most obvious…
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Over the next century, warming global temperatures will present many challenges for the National
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.@PurpleClarence dons his @GoPro to show the world just how dangerous 111th St, Queens is for cyclists/pedestrians

Here in NYC, there has been an intrepid battle fought by many groups and Queens leaders to improve 111th Street, a dangerous speedway to cross for pedestrians and cyclists. In April, NYC DOT, working from results of a Vision Zero workshop spearheaded by…
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