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Transportation Headlines for Friday October 5, 2007

Bus strike averted - Omnitrans management, leaders of drivers' union agree on contract
San Bernardino Sun

City Council decides to try red light cameras (Santa Monica)
The Argonaut

City holds community workshop to look at transportation in the future (Santa Monica)
The Argonaut

Clean Truck Program in survival struggle
Daily Breeze

Crowded freeways push drivers to find alternate routes - A lengthening rush hour and an influx of out-of-town drivers contribute to city’s traffic congestion
Daily Bruin

Devore I-15/215 interchange chosen as top SANBAG priority
Press Telegram

Fired transportation chief asks L.A. City Council to reinstate her - Gloria Jeff says the mayor provided no explanation for her termination,1,2007382.story?track=rss
Los Angeles Times

Former DOT chief to fight termination - Jeff hires attorney Allred
Daily News

Former Transportation Manager Appeals Firing - Council Has Until Oct. 26 To Act

Gas prices on the rise
Daily News

Google Transit Graduates from Google Labs

Intermodal carriers urge feds to intervene in LA ports’ truck program
The Trucker

LA Mayor Supports Gold Line to Airport
Sierra Madre Weekly

Massachusetts Senate President Nixes Plan to Require GPS Device in Residents' Cars - System would have been used to charge five cents a mile to drive on interstates.
Boston Herald

Officials hope voters might favor gas tax boost to fight warming
San Francisco Chronicle

Omnitrans, union reach tentative deal
Press Enterprise

Prep for passengers - Commercial services coming to San Bernardino International Airport
San Bernardino Sun

Santa Monica Bay: LNG deepwater port proposed 27 miles southwest of LAX
The Argonaut

S.B. County to study rail line to Ontario airport
Press Enterprise

Toll road delay rejected - Coastal commission staff refuses to take project off Oct. 11 agenda
North County Times/Californian

Truck accidents rise, Moorpark police say
Ventura County Star

Upcoming community meetings for Westside extension News Along for the Ride Blog