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Transportation Headlines for Thursday April 10, 2008

$19M to help port clear up the air
Officials say new program will help ships meet cleaner fuel costs
Press Telegram

Army Tackles Toll Road – (241 Toll Road)
Orange County Weekly

Buy Gas Masks, Antonio - The mayor prefers the governor’s mansion over saving your lungs
L.A. City Beat

California High-Speed Rail Authority to Study Zero Greenhouse Gas Emission
California High Speed Rail Authority

California Legislators to Consider Global Warming Tax - Global warming fees to be used to tax motorists to pay for buses

Committee seeks topic abstracts for next year's light-rail conference
Progressive Railroading

Commuting could be killing you

CTA to provide transit information on Google site
Progressive Railroading

Cyclists Pedal Forward City’s Bicycle Master Plan Effort
Grunion Gazette

Diary: Glorious transit
Press Telegram

Inland Empire's growth to continue - Relative affordability will draw 1 million new residents by 2015, but education will be a problem, a study says,1,1584383.story
Los Angeles Times

Municipal Wireless Success Demands Public Involvement, Experts Say
Government Technology

Omnitrans names TV commercial winner
San Bernardino Sun

Over $600,000 in Free Gas and Bus Passes to be Awarded by WSS Retail Chain, as Part of Consumer and Green Awareness Effort
Yahoo! Finance

Palo Verde Valley Transit Agency: Riding for 30 years
Palo Verde Valley & Quartzite Times

Record gas prices force change in driving habits across Southland - Costs are expected to continue climbing through the summer driving season
Press Telegram

Shifting the Costs of Public Transit

Southern Californians feeling the gas crunch
Daily News

South L.A. deal creates park, billboards

Support for Electric Rail Should Be "Strong Focus" of US Federal Policy, Says Commission Report ... Oops, Snipped by Bush Administration Censors
Light Rail Now

Take a class at SMC, ride the Big Blue Bus for free
Los Angeles Times/Emerald City Blog

Three Candidates. Three Positions on Amtrak
Take a Train

What are the Greenest Cities When it Comes to Cars? West Coast Markets Dominate the Green Index
Yahoo! Finance

Zev Yaroslavsky, Supervisor Sprawl
Boi from Troy