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Esquimalt opens poll on proposed active transportation plan – Victoria News

A young family cycles along Selkirk Avenue in Esquimalt. (Courtesy of the Township of Esquimalt) Esquimalt opens survey on proposed active transportation plan Residents have until November 5 to provide feedback Esquimalt residents have until Nov. 5 to vote on the township’s proposed active transportation plan. The plan is Esquimalt’s first comprehensive attempt to tackle […]

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Pennsylvania rail line added to FTA program

Credit: SEPTA The Federal Transportation Administration (FTA) recently accepted the King of Prussia Rail (KOP Rail) project from the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) under the Investment Grants Program (CIG). The program allocates funds to light, heavy and commuter rail, streetcar and bus rapid transit projects. The railway line has been authorized to enter the […]

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Transportation Executives to Discuss Ideas for Cyclist Safety on the Golden Gate Bridge

Transportation Executives to Discuss Ideas for Cyclist Safety on the Golden Gate Bridge Reports by James Torrez of KTVU FOX 2. SAN FRANCISCO – Transportation executives will hear suggestions on how to make the Golden Gate Bridge safer for people on bicycles. For many, a bike ride along the iconic bridge is how they start […]

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the next generation of cardiac transport

The SherpaPak Cardiac Transport System looks little more than a lightweight white box on wheels, but it just might save your life. Developed by medical technology company Paragonix, the SherpaPak may well revolutionize the future of heart transplantation. It’s not just the surgeries to extract and implant donor hearts that are tricky – the simple […]

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Manufacturing, Transportation, Energy, Utilities topped List of Global Internet of Things Adoptions with Four Unique Service Offerings

Emma Okonji A report from IoT Analytics found that manufacturing, transportation, energy, and utilities lead the list of global industries that have fully embraced the use of IoT in their operations. IoT Analytics is a leading provider of market intelligence and competitive intelligence for the Internet of Things (IoT) and Industry 4.0. The latest report […]

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Announcement of mandatory vaccination for federal workforce and transportation sectors

As Chrystia said, we’ve come a long way in our fight against COVID-19. With millions of people fully vaccinated, Canada is a world leader in immunization. But our fight is not over. Since August, we have been working on implementing vaccination measures to ensure your safety and that of your family. These steps will also […]

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UC pushes for overhaul of FAS free speech rules, funds late night transportation program | News

The Undergraduate Council passed legislation to establish a social inclusion grant for college students, propose that professors revise Harvard’s free speech guidelines, and fund a late-night transportation program during a Sunday evening meeting. The first act revives a fund made available by UC twice in the past, which students can use to organize social events. […]

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Senate approves short-term extension of transportation programs

WASHINGTON – The Senate approved a short-term extension to transportation programs on Saturday, sending President Biden interim legislation after the House again delayed voting on an estimated $ 1,000 billion infrastructure bill . The 30-day extension to transportation programs effectively creates a new deadline for Democrats to resolve the divisions that delayed the $ 1,000 […]

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Case Studies: Best Practices for Transport Agency Processes

Interviewees: Carl Green, Jr., former Administrator of Title VI and Equity Programs; Roberto Guttierez, Senior Project Coordinator (Department of Transit Equity, Inclusion and Community Affairs); Scott Nance, Senior Communications Specialist. TriMet’s approach to institutionalizing equity is distinguished by its use of standing external committees, leveraging its civil rights Title VI Program, the development of new […]

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Walking programs save some students without school buses

Ultimately, when the ashes of COVID-19 have been sifted through and its epitaph is written, the damaging effects of the coronavirus will not be hard to find. The start revealed some underlying imperfections in the country’s collective education system, ranging from technological inequalities to shortages of bus drivers, made more critical by its threat to […]

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Fleetmaster Express and Englander Transportation begin the transition from diesel trucks to electric trucks

Members of the Fleetmaster Express team tour the Volvo plant in Greensboro, North Carolina. Shown, from left, are Travis Smith, COO; Carl Bumgarner, CEO; Kevin Hite, vice president of operations; and Bill Wolven, director of maintenance. (Courtesy: Fleetmaster Express and Englander Transportation) ROANOKE, Va .– Fleetmaster Express and Englander Transportation have partnered with Volvo Trucks […]