CHICAGO — A highway in suburban Chicago has become the second Midwest road construction project delayed temporarily because of concerns about possible harm to a bumblebee recently listed as an endangered species.
PHOENIX — The Arizona House has given initial approval to legislation banning texting or other cellphone use by drivers with only a learner's permit or during the first six months teenagers have a regular license — a major move after years of failed efforts to make even small steps to address distracted driving.
ARLINGTON, Va. — A majority of professional truck drivers are reporting increased exam costs following the implementation of the National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners (NRCME) rulemaking.
WASHINGTON — A coalition of 34 national business, labor and transportation industry groups — including the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials — has called on Congressional budget writers to take steps to fix the Highway Trust Fund as they craft a FY2018 budget that would take effect October 1.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota transportation officials unveiled a slate of 2017 road projects on Thursday with a warning: the roster of $1 billion in projects could be the last big spending for years to come.