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Transportation Headlines for Friday August 10, 2007

Airport Commission unanimously adopts 'Sustainability Vision and Principles'
The Argonaut

Bay Area roads are new casualties in stalemate over state budget
San Francisco Chronicle

Big Blue Bus and Santa Monica College revamp routes and launch service to new parking lot
The Argonaut

Boxer says EPA stalling ports' air cleanup - At a hearing in L.A., the senator says the agency is delaying cleaner-fuel mandates for the benefit of the international shipping industry,1,7302070.story?coll=la-headlines-california
Los Angeles Times

Bridge too far gone - The spotlight turns to deficiencies everyone would rather ignore
The Economist

BRT Improving the Environment - How 1-percent changes make a big difference$3959
Mass Transit Magazine

Drivers need to pay attention - OUR VIEW: Beware of freeway hazards
San Bernardino Sun

EPA gets blame for stalled port rules - Long Beach mayor tells panel at San Pedro hearing on bill that people are getting ill because of delay
Daily Breeze

Funding roadways without new taxes
Sacramento Bee

Gold Line Receives Funding Support
Arcadia Weekly

How to pay for US road and bridge repair? Some lawmakers put a hike in the gas tax on the table, but Bush dismissed the idea on Thursday
Christian Science Monitor

Infrastructure on Congress' to-do list - The collapse in Minneapolis spurs lawmakers to vow to push for billions more to upgrade the nation's transportation infrastructure,1,1351375.story?coll=la-news-politics-national
Los Angeles Times

Lawmakers raise issues on rail safety
San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Metro forgets how the ADA works

New Study Could Help Change Carpool Lane PoliciesRestricting Carpool Lane Access Doesn't Improve Safety

New photo enforcement traffic signal at Manchester Avenue and Airport Blvd
The Argonaut

Other U.S. Subway Systems Rarely Close Due to Rain
New York Sun

Pay-as-you-use highways - Rather than build more bridges to nowhere, switch to public-private financing
Press Telegram