Virginia Road Plan Could Spur $1.2B
- 12-ft wide club to hear party plans. // Commercial Motor;9/16/2004, Vol. 200 Issue 5097, p9
Reports on a meeting to be conducted by a campaign group with main political parties to hear their transport manifestos for the general election in Great Britain in 2004. Transport groups participating in the meeting; Background on the traffic congestion problem faced by transport operators;...
- Revelry spurs traffic snarls. // Telegraph (Calcutta, India);7/13/2013, p1
The article reports that the revelry organized by the Jharkhand Yuva Morcha, the youth political party of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) political group in the different parts of Jamshedpur, India has caused traffic snarls.
- Listening in to the party line on road transport. // Commercial Motor;4/28/2005, Vol. 201 Issue 5126, p24
Presents information on the road transport policies of political parties in Great Britain. Improvements that will be made by the Labour Party in road networks; Plan of the Conservatives to establish a congestion relief fund from which local authorities will bid for local schemes; Actions that...
- Senate OKs new Georgia transit issuer. Whalen, Robert // Bond Buyer;02/08/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30574, p1
Reports on Georgia senators' approval of a bill that would create the Georgia Regional Transportation Authority which could issue as much as $2 billion of bonds to help ease traffic congestion around the city of Atlanta. Broad-reaching powers of the authority; Concern about giving the state...
- Road pricing and freight. Zunder, Tom; Ibáñez, Nicolás // Logistics & Transport Focus;Nov2004, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p34
This article provides information on the road pricing initiatives of several European countries, as of November 2004. Great Britain has a great deal of activity in this field, in a localized fashion designed to limit the political impact on the ruling party. The Transport Act of 2000 and the...
- Traffic Solution Costly for Bay Area. Williams, Rochelle // Bond Buyer;4/9/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31361, p3
Focuses on efforts to improve transportation and eliminate congestion in San Francisco, California. Development of roads and bridge projects; Addition of high-occupancy vehicle lanes; Improvement of bus service.
- Henry Spurrier Lectures 2003. Mooney, Ruth // Logistics & Transport Focus;Sep2003, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p27
Presents Stephen Glaister's lecture about the transportation industry in Great Britain. Road policies; Options to address the problem of increased traffic; History of the concept of congestion charging; Question of who is accountable for setting charges and allocating revenues; Effects of a...
- CFIs expected to help Tuscon turn the corner. Schliesman, Kyle // Inside Tucson Business;4/29/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p1
Reports on the transportation plan in Tucson, Arizona. Improvement of the continuous flow intersection in all four directions of the road; Cause of traffic congestion; Determination of percent sales tax.
- The Inland Empire Strikes Back. Fulton, William; Shigley, Paul // Planning;Feb2002, Vol. 68 Issue 2, p10
Discusses the Riverside County Integrated Project, integrated planning process to ease traffic congestion from Riverside County, California. Human population and the natural habitat of the county; Overview of the draft land-use plan for the county.