Serious Crash Reported On Jersey Shore

A serious crash with injuries occurred during on the Jersey Shore, authorities said. The crash was reported at about 3:50 p.m. on Route 34 southbound near Lakewood Road in Wall Township, according to the New Jersey Department of Transportation. The right shoulder of the roadway was closed, the DOT said.
Picture for Serious Crash Reported On Jersey Shore

Albuquerque drivers raise concerns over NMDOT improvements

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) –  The New Mexico Department of Transportation’s attempt to make the busy Tramway corridor near Central safer has some drivers saying the so-called improvements have only made their commutes worse, after experiencing traffic backups. “The reason that this project was done was actually in response to complaints that we were receiving at the […]
Picture for Albuquerque drivers raise concerns over NMDOT improvements

Providence road closure could cause traffic headaches

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Bridge work could cause some traffic headaches on your drive into the capital city. Providence commuters are strongly advised to find alternate routes during the closure of Glenbridge Avenue. DOT officials announced the road closure near Route 6 – starting September 30 – October 7. The week-long closure needed for a […]

Do Texas Bikers Have To Wear Helmets? Yes – Sorta

Motorcyclists in Texas don't always wear helmets because they don't have to. Well, some of them don't anyway ... A motorcycle is defined in Texas as "a motor vehicle designed to propel itself with not more than three wheels in contact with the ground, and having a saddle for the use of the rider".

FDNY Truck Response Hampered by Controversial Traffic Diverters

Traffic diverters, planters, boulders and other delineators placed in a New York City intersection hindered a FDNY fire truck from responding to a medical emergency sparking criticism of the Department of Transportation attempt to create open streets, according to report published by Astoria Post. The barriers were installed on 34th...

Study: Electric vehicle registrations have jumped 113% since 2013 in Wisconsin

MILWAUKEE- Electric Vehicles are becoming evermore present on roadways in the Badger State. According to a study by the Wisconsin Policy Forum, the number of electric vehicles, or EV’s, registered in Wisconsin jumped from 319 in 2013 to roughly 10,000 at the end of 2021. Electric vehicle registrations have increased, on average, by more than 50% each year since 2013. In Wisconsin there are roughly 5.5 million total passenger vehicles registered in the state.

DOT to map out nation time-zones, displaying boundaries of daylight-saving times

CHICAGO (CBS) -- With daylight saving time it can be hard to keep track of all the time zones across the nation. But the Department of Transportation says it's going to change that.Keeping all those times straight is important for travel.Federal transportation officials are working to create a map to show all time zones and clear up confusion.They want it to accurately show the boundaries of local daylight-saving times nationwide.The issue came to light after the U.S. Senate passed legislation this year - making daylight saving time permanent.