WASHINGTON — Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, a weekend bicyclist, might consider keeping his head down and his helmet on. A backlash is brewing over his new bicycling policy.
WASHINGTON — The State Highway Safety Alliance and the International Association of Chiefs of Police have joined forces to call for an aggressive plan to prevent hundreds of thousands of highway fatalities over the next 20 years through the upcoming surface transportation authorization bill.
OTTAWA — The Canadian Trucking Alliance said recently that “it seems abundantly clear that the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) views its latest EOBR rule issued on April 2 as ‘an interim step and will inevitably move towards a much broader if not universal mandate for electronic on-board recorders (EOBRs).’”
MONTERREY, Nuevo Leon, Mexico — Secretary of Communications and Transportation Juan Molinar Horcasitas and U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood met Monday here to discuss the broad range of transportation issues of fundamental economic interest to both countries.
WASHINGTON — The weekly retail on-highway diesel price has risen 13 cents in just two weeks and is at its highest price since November 2008, according to the Energy Information Administration.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — NATSO, the national association representing truck stops and travel plazas, along with industry partners, today urged Congressional Leaders to act quickly to reinstate the biodiesel tax credit with an effective date of Jan. 1, to ensure a healthy biodiesel market for producers and consumers.