According to the American Public Transportation Association, 10.7 billion trips were taken last year on public transportation, which represents a 1.1-percent growth and is the highest recorded total since the 50s. 134 more words
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As you may remember, we raised four piglets last season, three males and one female, all brothers and sister. The female (a ‘gilt’ or female who has not yet had a litter) was the largest of the bunch and when it came to market time this fall we decided to keep her around and to search for a male to breed with her. 90 more words
In a speech at a St. Paul bus and light rail terminal, President Obama called on Congress to pass a four-year, $302 billion transportation bill that would be funded by a reform to the tax code. 161 more words
Dallas Morning News columnist Norma Adams-Wade wrote today about two men trying to make sure a Dallas-based architect is not forgotten.
“Some people get lost in the shuffle of history. 192 more words
At a U.S. Chamber of Commerce transportation conference in Washington late last week, U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx called for a long-term transportation bill because a “one- or two-year band-aid won’t cut it this time.” 172 more words