11/13/2007

Transportation Headlines for Tuesday November 13, 2007

Economists say ports must prepare for the future… and soon
http://www.logisticsmgmt.com/article/CA6500447.html
Logistics Management

Farmers Insurance Releases a Study on the Impact of Gasoline Prices on Consumers’ Driving Habits
http://tinyurl.com/28stuo
dBusinessNews

The great Big Blue Bus way - Brand spanking new BBB customer service center opens
http://www.smdp.com/site/archives/111307.pdf (.pdf)
Santa Monica Daily Press

Hear some trains a-comin' - Public transit will be necessary for CO2 reductions
http://gristmill.grist.org/story/2007/11/11/143232/12/
Grist

Put an end to gridlock - ONE year has passed since voters approved $42billion in infrastructure bonds, and of those, Proposition 1B promised to pump $20 billion into fixing freeways, adding light rail, trains and bike lanes
http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/opinions/ci_7436763
Pasadena Star News

So, what's up in downtown L.A.? - An Oregon partnership defies the real estate downturn by building new, environmentally friendly condominium towers in the area
http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-south13nov13,1,6680033.story?coll=la-headlines-business
Los Angeles Times

Transit-oriented development (TOD) proves effective
http://fullyarticulated.typepad.com/sprawledout/2007/11/transit-oriente.html
Sprawled Out

Two area liquefied natural gas plants in pipeline
http://www.dailynews.com/news/ci_7445900
Daily News

When there's a medical emergency on the Red Line
http://laist.com/2007/11/11/when_theres_a_m.php
LAist

Which rival route for high-speed rail to the Bay Area? - Board Decision Due On Route For High-Speed Rail
http://www.mercurynews.com/localnewsheadlines/ci_7448736?nclick_check=1
Mercury News