WASHINGTON — Maryland state legislator Bill Bronrott is joining the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration as deputy administrator, he announced Thursday.
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Pennsylvania State Police issued more than 1,000 traffic citations and took 101 trucks out of service in a one-day commercial truck enforcement effort last month.
WASHINGTON — As part of its continuing effort to combat distracted driving, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation is kicking off pilot programs in Hartford, Conn., and Syracuse, N.Y., to test whether increased law enforcement efforts can get distracted drivers to put down their cell phones and focus on the road.
WASHINGTON — A new federal government initiative to shift freight off of the highways and onto on the water was unveiled Wednesday by Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. — An ambitious plan to pump $1 billion over 10 years into building new roads and bridges and repairing old ones moved a step closer to passing the Alabama Legislature on Wednesday.