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The push to get driverless vehicles out on public roadways, in order to gather more data and vet the potential for widespread adoption, continues to…
October 22, 2019
NAVYA autonomous shuttle in Peoria, Arizona
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The city of Peoria, Arizona, this week approved a plan to launch the state's first shared-ride, autonomous shuttle service operating on a public…
February 06, 2020
Ohio DOT expands funding for local transportation safety projects
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Thanks to the recent increase in the state motor vehicle fuel tax, the Ohio DOT (ODOT) says it is making it easier for local governments to fund much…
February 05, 2020
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) recently announced the availability of up to $130 million in competitive grant funds through FTA’s Low or No…
February 03, 2020
Missouri traffic fatalities have dropped for the third year in a row, according to preliminary reporting for 2019. According to the Missouri State…
January 31, 2020
Waymo UPS autonomous vehicle pilot
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Autonomous vehicle developer Waymo this week announced a strategic partnership with the United Parcel Service (UPS), starting with a first-of-its-…
January 31, 2020
Put the brakes on human trafficking public transit safety initiative
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U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao this week announced $5.4 million in grant selections as part of the Federal Transit Administration’s (FTA)…
January 29, 2020