Crashes at grade crossings are one of the leading causes of railroad-related deaths, according to the FRA. Photo – gao.gov Two U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) agencies should evaluate whether a federal program that helps fund grade-crossing improvements gives states enough flexibility to address their own safety problems, according to a General Accountability Office (GAO) report issued last week.
The GAO is recommending that the Federal Highway Administration (FHW
The agency began providing free rides to Tarrant County College students in May. Photo – Dallas Area Rapid Transit's blog Ridership on Trinity Metro's bus and rail systems in Fort Worth, Texas, has grown "substantially" since the agency began offering free rides to Tarrant County College(TCC) students in May, the agency announced late last week.
In October, Trinity Metro logged 14,130 TCC rides, up from 781 rides in May. In August, the agency agreed to add service to the co
Will Elon Musk and company be boring for a big new hole under San Francisco? That could happen if Salesforce Chief Executive Marc Benioff's dreams come true. Oh, and if Tesla CEO Musk puts his Boring Company on the job. On Tuesday, Benioff, whose company's name adorns the new Salesforce Transit Center in San Francisco, tweeted directly to Musk about whether he could do something to help alleviate the traffic issues that plague the city. "Elon @elonmusk can you & @boringcompan