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Transportation Headlines for Wednesday October 17, 2007

First Of Metro's Monthly Online Chats Set For Noon

Gasoline tops $3-per-gallon mark in state - Summer's vacation from pump price shock is all over
Sacramento Bee

Got a traffic grievance? Air it on Metro's first Live Chat Internet forum
Daily News

L.A. gets $150 million to synchronize traffic lights - The state bond money will fund an effort that could cut drive times by 16% when completed in June 2011, city officials say,0,5584557.story?coll=la-home-local
Los Angeles Times

New Multi-Million Dollar Plan to Get Los Angeles Traffic Moving
Link to news release from the California Governor's Office:

Record Price of Oil Raises New Fears
New York Times

State panel in town to discuss goods movement - $2 billion slated for projects to soften the impact on communities caused by activity at local ports and the resulting truck and train traffic
Orange County Register

Step Out of the NY Subway and Know Which Way is Which

Traffic woes demonstrate vulnerability
USC Daily Trojan

Transit agencies continue to push the fare collection technology envelope, smart-card association says
Progressive Railroading

Transportation secretary praises Bay Area congestion-relief plan
San Francisco Chronicle