Governors Discuss Infrastructure Issues at Annual Meeting -AASHTO Journal

Federal agencies plan to spend $770M ramping up their electric vehicle usage this year -Nextgov/FCW

Rural States, Groups Tell EPA of Emissions Proposal Concerns -Transport Topics

Americans prefer cars to walking, other transportation –NewsNation

Infrastructure remains a top priority for cities -Route Fifty

Transportation Engineer’s Solution to America’s Worst Bottleneck -Wall Street Journal (video)



Illinois DOT Staff Rally for Town’s Tornado Recovery Effort -AASHTO Journal

Huge amounts of hazardous materials pass through Midwest every day. How safe are residents? -Indianapolis Star

Purdue University Engineers Develop Pothole Detection Sensors -WWBL Radio

After East Palestine Derailment, Are Railroads Any Safer? -NPR’s Consider This

A New Class of Heavy-Duty Vehicle Goes Electric in Hawaii -Government Technology

Sensory Overload And The Case For Quieter Airports -Runway Girl Network (op-ed)



People are using Google Maps to cut down tailpipe pollution -The Verge

Sacramento Region Greenhouse Gas Reduction Pilot Program – Sacramento Area Council of Governments (media release)



Poor infrastructure in Houston’s Black neighborhoods has caused a disproportionate number of pedestrian crashes, new study says -Houston Public Media

Agencies propose 3 new wildlife bridges in northern Arizona to reduce accidents -KTVK/KPHO-TV

33 Years of the ADA – Connecting New Yorkers One Subway Station at a Time -Mass Transit (commentary)

Amtrak Invests $770 Million to Advance Accessibility Projects Across the Country – Amtrak (media release)



Mass. denies Pilgrim nuclear plant wastewater discharge plan -WBTS-TV

Illegal firewood collectors fined -New South Wales Government


Could historic preservation be a tool for environmental justice? Richmond to find out. -Greater Greater Washington


Lyft, the Largest Bikeshare Operator in North America, Wants Out of the Business –Vice

Granbury hopeful for grant to improve transportation, recreation -Hood County News

Old Railroad Infrastructure Removed as Work on Humboldt Bay Trail South Continues in California -Lost Coast Outpost

San Antonio grapples with alarming rate of pedestrian involved accidents -WOAI-TV

Miami Beach puzzles over how bikes and pedestrians can share a path -Miami Today

As e-bikes proliferate, so do deadly fires blamed on exploding lithium-ion batteries –AP



Assessing Air Pollution Dispersion Models for Emissions Regulation –NCHRP

Recycled Plastics in Infrastructure: Current Practices, Understanding, and Opportunities –TRB

TRB Webinar: Climate-Resilient, Low-Volume Road Design and Management –TRB

Using Traffic Signals to Decongest Cities May Be Simpler Than We Thought -National Institute for Congestion Reduction (webinar)



Notice of Intent To Prepare an Integrated Feasibility Report and Environmental Impact Statement for the San Francisco Waterfront Coastal Flood Study, San Francisco County, California -Army Corps of Engineers (Notice)

Sunshine Act Meetings; Agency Holding the Meetings: Mississippi River Commission -Army Corps of Engineers (Notice)

Approval and Promulgation of Implementation Plans; Revisions to the California State Implementation Plan; San Francisco Bay Area -EPA (Proposed rule)

Federal ‘‘Good Neighbor Plan’’ for the 2015 Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards; Response to Judicial Stays of SIP Disapproval Action for Certain States -EPA (Interim final rule; request for comment)

Women of Trucking Advisory Board (WOTAB); Notice of Public Meeting -Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (Notice)

National Environmental Policy Act Implementing Regulations Revisions Phase 2 -Council on Environmental Quality (Notice of proposed rulemaking)

Preservation Technology and Training Board Notice of Public Meeting -National Park Service (Notice)

Public Meeting of the Glen Canyon Dam Adaptive Management Work Group -Bureau of Reclamation (Notice)