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California will see clout increase at both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue
FRA Begins Development of Positive Train Control Regulations New Rules will Support Implementation of Technology to Prevent Train Collisions
Google Vs Washington D.C.’s Public Transit System
Wall Street Journal
LaHood selection praised
LA, LB Clean Truck Program Stalled Again - Federal Maritime Commission ''needs more time'' to evaluate impact of new fee
MTD Fare Hike Looms - Despite Falling Gas Prices, Santa Barbara’s Bus System Still Plans to Raise Rates
Santa Barbara Independent
Port of L.A. distributes emission cleanup grants
Public Ports Call for Share of the Stimulus Package - The nation’s public ports, following the lead of the highway, airline and transit industries, are asking for $6.8 billion for harbor maintenance in the ever growing economic recovery package.
Rail Takes Back Seat as States Target Obama Stimulus for Roads
SANDAG prepares for infrastructure stimulus
Del Mar Times
Streetsblog Interview: Fred Camino
US Increases Public Transportation Use in Record Numbers
From the Dorothy Peyton Gray Transportation Library and Archive Film Collection:
Going Under, 1982, 18 minutes. Southern California Rapid Transit District.
Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sKHRHikfV5Q
Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y9ZHQacgi84