DETROIT — Dangling the prospect of job creation in a region swamped by high unemployment, Gov. Jennifer Granholm, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and other leaders from the U.S. and Canada are urging state lawmakers to allow Michigan to enter a partnership to build a new international bridge.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Truckers might not have liked what they heard here about CSA 2010, but standing room only presentations at the Mid-America Trucking Show were meant to be truthful, not popular.
JACKSON, Miss. — Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour has signed a bill authorizing more than $300 million in bonds to finance highways, bridges and other transportation projects.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Teamster members from across the Oklahoma and parts of Texas, Arkansas and Missouri will take part in training to become instructors in a transportation security program sponsored by the Transportation Security Administration on April 18.
ORLANDO, Fla. — Dave Nelson, who just became an owner-operator at Werner Enterprises after working for them for about 3 years, saved the life of a 7-year-old girl on Feb. 10, but didn’t tell the company because they had a policy not to pull off the road when they have a load because someone might hijack the truck.