WASHINGTON — Agricultural interests would like to see a weight limit of 97,000 pounds with a sixth axle allowed on the interstate highway system and those interests would pay a fee to see that happen, a U.S. Department of Agriculture report released today to Congress says.
WASHINGTON — A Final Rule published April 27 on the Federal Register established annual registration fees and a fee bracket structure for the Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Agreement for the calendar year beginning Jan. 1, 2010, as required under the Unified Carrier Registration Act of 2005.
NORRISTOWN, Pa. — A Northeast Philadelphia tractor-trailer owner will spend 11½ to 23 months in prison for a fatal crash on a the Schuylkill Expressway just outside Philadelphia.
WASHINGTON — Diesel is climbing again, this week up $0.004 to $3.078 per gallon which is $0.877 more than it was one year ago this week, according to information provided by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
WASHINGTON — The Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) and its member State Highway Safety Agencies are joining forces with Oprah Winfrey and Harpo Studios to fight distracted driving during "No Phone Zone Day" on Friday, April 30.