ANN ARBOR, MI — Concerns about e-scooter speeds on Ann Arbor sidewalks took center stage Monday night as City Council debated a new personal mobility vehicle ordinance. Council Member Ali Ramlawi, D-5th Ward, said he continues to have concerns about how fast electric scooters can go on downtown sidewalks and suggested speed limits.
The seven-member Transportation Commission reviews and makes recommendations to the City Council related to the community’s transportation needs. The Commission deals with issues related to four primary areas: public transit; traffic circulation; bikeways and pedestrian facilities; and transportation systems management. It is also a forum to provide public input for issues related to transportation.
The Brenham City Council moved forward in the process of securing state funding for several projects at the Brenham Municipal Airport at its meeting Thursday. The council approved resolutions in connection with grant agreements for an airport master plan and airfield lighting project at the airport. The resolutions are the first step in getting the projects included on the Texas Transportation Commission’s agenda for October 28th in order to dedicate funding for them in TxDOT’s 2022 Fiscal Year budget.
City of Walnut Creek
The standalone Dunkin’, which features its own parking lot and a drive-thru window, officially opened on Tuesday, a company spokesman said. The coffee and donut purveyor was open this morning, serving a trickle of customers who notice the “now open” sign. The building — which was previously a Dunkin’ Donuts,...
Do you know a teen who would be interested in serving on a local government commission?. The City of Roseville is currently recruiting for high school students interested in serving as a youth representative on the City’s Library Board, Grants Advisory Commission, Parks & Recreation Commission, and Transportation Commission. Applications...
Des Moines Business Record
The Iowa Transportation Commission has approved $1.5 million to support six public transit projects statewide, from Burlington to Sioux City. The commission approved the funds through the state’s Public Transit Infrastructure Grant Fund during its meeting in Ames on Tuesday. Under the program, a transit system can have up to 80% of a project funded, but they must secure 20% in local funding to qualify.
City of Madison Wisconsin
Enjoy fun events such as Bike Stations with free treats or bike checks, organized bike rides, movie screenings, virtual events or special Madison Bike Week offers from local businesses and the end of week party at Brittingham Park on Friday!. Madison Bike Week celebrates riding to work, to the grocery...
The Southold Town Transportation Commission will be meeting in the Southold Town Meeting Hall, 53095 Main Road, Southold on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at 1:00pm. The public is invited to attend in person or an option to join the meeting online via Zoom is also available:. Click link to join.
A Climate-Friendly Shift In Transportation Planning Would Bring Economic Benefits Too, A New Report Says
A significant investment in climate-friendly transportation infrastructure — like bicycle paths, better sidewalks and increased transit service — combined with a simultaneous shift away from emissions-generating highway expansion projects could result in some $40 billion in economic benefits, a new state analysis suggests. Colorado's Transportation Commission is considering a proposed...
But Transportation Commission asks whether money is there for a cover to reconnect the Albina neighborhood. The Oregon Transportation Commission will move ahead with the widening of Interstate 5 at the Rose Quarter in Portland, but with caution. The commission voted Thursday, Sept. 9, for a project option to cover...
Plus, economic development snapshot and Transportation Commission appointment. On Monday, the City Council received an informational update on Bellevue’s homelessness outreach program, including current successes, challenges and ongoing work to connect those impacted to supportive services. During the 2020 Point in Time count of those experiencing homelessness in King County,...
Residents are one step closer to seeing improvements to one of the state's most congested areas due to a decision made recently by the Texas Transportation Commission to conditionally select Lone Star Constructors, a partnership between Fluor Heavy Civil LLC and Austin Bridge & Road LP, as the design-build contractor for the highly anticipated Interstate 35E (I-35E) Phase II Project in Dallas County.
City of Madison Wisconsin
On August 31, Mayor Rhodes-Conway released the 2022 Executive Capital Budget and 5-Year Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) detailing her funding proposal for buildings, infrastructure, and other capital investments for Madison. View the City's full budget process, along with detailed budget information here. The Finance Committee will hold hearings on the Capital Budget next week (9/13 & 9/14).
Urban Planner II - Parking & Curbside Management Program. The City of Alexandria's Department of Transportation and Environment Services (T&ES) is hiring for an Urban Planner II. The Urban Planner II for the Mobility Services Division performs highly visible and responsible professional work that directly supports the City’s Parking and Curbside Management and Shared Mobility programs. Work is performed under the administrative direction of the Principal Planner for Mobility Services within the Department. The employee is actively involved in the determination, formulation, and execution of T&ES programs and policies related to parking and curbside management, including bicycle and shared mobility parking, installation of Capital Bikeshare stations, as well as support for the City’s parklet program and street changes made during the COVID-19 pandemic. Within T&ES and across the City, we work together to foster a thriving Alexandria and work toward a culture that supports each of us and inspires excellence.
A dedicated bus lane and new bus stops are set to come for Crystal Drive and 12th Street S. as part of an expansion of the Crystal City/Potomac Yard Transitway to Pentagon City. But progress on the project has elicited frustration from some local transit advocates, residents and community leaders.
Texas Transportation Commissioners met Tuesday in Austin and approved more than $1.3 billion in construction projects statewide, with more than $38.3 million approved for the Lufkin District. In addition, maintenance contracts were approved for more than $29 million statewide, with more than $1.4 million approved for the Lufkin District. Polk...
City of Madison Wisconsin
On Monday, the Environmental Justice work group will continue its discussion on a potential overlay zone to limit future residential development in the areas expected to be most heavily impacted by noise with the arrival of the F-35 jets. You can find all the details and register to speak or watch the meeting here.