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Transportation Headlines for Saturday April 14, 2007

2 L.A.-area ports aim to slash diesel exhaust: The plan seeks to cut such pollution from short-haul trucks by 80% and boost security. Industry says business might drop,1,1204941.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

Amtrak launches community website
Travel News

Blue Line collides with SUV
Press Telegram

Blue Line train crunches SUV making illegal turn,0,2428382.story?coll=la-home-headlines
Los Angeles Times

Commuter train hits SUV in Long Beach,1,1583351.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

Connector from I-5 to 91 be shut for 2 months - Closure begins in Buena Park for freeway widening project as early as 5 a.m. Saturday
Orange County Register

Does L.A. have ace in hole for games bid?
Daily News

Editorial: Freeway walls must be completed more quickly
Record Gazette

Foss to build first-ever hybrid tugboat (for the Port of Los Angeles)
Longview Daily News

L.A. deserves the Olympics: It's who we are that makes L.A. the better choice over Chicago to host the 2016 Summer Games,0,6639982.story?coll=la-opinion-center
Los Angeles Times

L.A. to Join Planned Lawsuit Against FBI Project
Westside Chronicle

Parents: School Buses Too Full (Article 8 local unmet public transportation needs)
Santa Clarita Signal

Ports of L.A., Long Beach outline clean-trucks plan - Vehicles that don't meet air standards would be charged to enter and eventually banned by facilities
Daily Breeze

Sales of hybrids pick up speed - With gasoline prices rising, the fuel-efficient vehicles are looking more attractive to buyers,1,5043942.story?coll=la-headlines-business
Los Angeles Times

SANDAG accepts I-15 IRP Phase II
Fallbrook Village News

She has a city to build on - L.A.'s chief planner blends a can-do attitude with a vision of 'great streets' and social justice,1,6083428.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

State sues to nullify blueprint for growth: The San Bernardino County plan fails to assess properly the effects of various pollutants, the attorney general says,1,3367634.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

State targets county in suit: Claims climate change ignored. The state attorney general sued San Bernardino County this week, alleging the county should have looked at global warming before adopting its new growth plan
San Bernardino Sun