The U.S. Department of Energy announced July 28 that it has directed $60 million toward projects meant to reduce emissions in trucks and cars.
The Ohio Department of Transportation has started reconstructing a stretch of Interstate 70 in an effort to improve travel for truckers and other motorists,
A group of transportation industry representatives wrote New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy requesting his administration postpone its proposed adoption of the California Air Resources Board’s Advanced Clean Trucks rule.
Virginia’s Commonwealth Transportation Board recently approved a $450,000 grant for Norfolk Terminal LP that will be used to improve goods movement at the facility.
Illinois officials recently announced construction has started on the Houbolt Road Extension project, an effort to improve traffic flow and freight movement near Joliet.
Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly announced $23 million has been awarded to support road improvement projects in 36 cities across the state.
The Minneapolis City Council on July 23 passed a measure that would prohibit truck parking in the city.
Officials in St. Louis Park, Minn., are moving forward with an ordinance that would limit truck parking.
During disruption events, truckers should be well-informed about the measures that are being taken to help them, experts said in a webinar hosted by the Federal Highway Administration.
The aging trucker workforce and industrywide shortage of drivers present complex issues that could be explored with further research, according to a trucking safety committee.