Friday, April 20, 2018
The Nation
Utah launches clean trucking initiative, funds APUs

Utah launches clean trucking initiative, funds APUs

SALT LAKE CITY — State and federal grants will help 15 trucking businesses in Utah install devices meant to reduce idling and cut pollution

Alabama House panel OKs $1B road construction plan

Alabama House panel OKs $1B road construction plan

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.

Feds reject Pennsylvania’s plan to toll I-80

Feds reject Pennsylvania’s plan to toll I-80

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The federal government has rejected Pennsylvania’s application to turn Interstate 80 into a toll highway, Gov. Ed Rendell said Tuesday, eliminating a key source of money to pay for highway, bridge and mass transit projects across the state.

California court orders murder charges against trucker

California court orders murder charges against trucker

LOS ANGELES — A state appeals court panel on Tuesday ordered that murder charges be reinstated against a trucker whose runaway big rig killed a man and his 12-year-old daughter near Los Angeles.

Capital Beltway outer loop lane shift to occur April 9-11

Capital Beltway outer loop lane shift to occur April 9-11

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Motorists traveling on the Outer Loop of the Capital Beltway (Interstate 95/495 North from Virginia toward Maryland) should prepare for potentially heavy traffic impacts during the weekend of April 9-11 as the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Project plans to shift lanes outward onto new roadway between the Eisenhower Connector and the Telegraph Road interchange.

Diesel up 7.6 cents to $3.015 after last week’s small decline

Diesel up 7.6 cents to $3.015 after last week’s small decline

WASHINGTON — Diesel prices across the U.S. have been over $3.00 a gallon this year in some regions, but the U.S. average had not been that high since 2008. Today’s U.S. weekly retail on-highway diesel price was up 7.6 cents from last week to $3.015 per gallon, according to the Energy Information Administration.

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