As 2017 was drawing to a close, diesel prices couldn’t decide what they wanted to do the day after Christmas, so six of the Energy Information Administration’s 10 reporting sectors inched up and four slid slightly.
WASHINGTON — An $81 billion disaster aid measure proposed by House Appropriations Chairman Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-N.J., would funnel billions into a range of transportation infrastructure accounts, and does not include a Trump administration proposal to rescind highway program contract authority, according to information published in the Journal of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO).
The rush to launch service on a new, faster Amtrak route near Seattle came at a deadly cost: none of the critical speed-control technology that could have prevented a derailment was active before the train set off on its maiden voyage.
FRANKFORT, Ky. — A new study says a second bridge is needed to help ease traffic congestion over the Ohio River between northern Kentucky and Cincinnati.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — A highly decorated retired U.S. Army lieutenant colonel was awarded the “Transition Trucking: Driving for Excellence” honor at a ceremony held at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation in Washington, D.C.
CHATTANOGA, Tenn. — U.S. Xpress, one of the country’s largest truckload carriers, has been designated as a Top Military Friendly Employer by Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs and Military Spouses magazines.