U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood
Out with the old, in with the new. The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded the city of Baltimore $40 million to build a new bus transit facility.
Zeroing in on distracted driving. The nation’s transportation chief calls it an epidemic that needs to be stopped. And it’s not just texting he’s worried about. It’s all cell phone use behind the wheel.
The newest stalemate in Congress is having a major impact on the nation’s airports. A funding dispute in Washington has shut down the FAA, putting tens of thousans of people out of work across the country.
Gov. Martin O’Malley says if Florida doesn’t want $2.4 billion in federal rail funding, Maryland could use it.