MIDDLETOWN, Pa. — The Middletown, Pa., Turnpike Commission says it has lifted its truck ban on the turnpike and that lower speed limits also will no longer be in effect because of the weather.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri lawmakers are considering measures that would use drivers' exams or driver education classes to educate prospective motorists about how to act during a traffic stop.
NEW YORK — A sloppy, blustery late-season storm lashed the Northeast with sleet and more than a foot of snow in some places Tuesday, paralyzing much of the Washington-to-Boston corridor after a remarkably mild February had lulled people into thinking the worst of winter was over.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A Tennessee legislative panel on Monday changed Gov. Bill Haslam's transportation funding bill before passing it, which Senate Majority Leader Mark Norris said would ensure people save more in food tax cuts than they'd pay in a gas tax hike.
TRENTON, N.J. — The New Jersey Senate on Monday approved $400 million in extra spending for transportation projects this fiscal year.
WASHINGTON — Officials representing state departments of transportation have warned Congress that the current budget freeze is preventing DOT’s and transit agencies from using already-authorized federal funding increases as the spring construction season gets under way, and could prevent commuter railroads from using authorized crash avoidance funds for this year.