Commuter rail from Manchester to Boston would feature four New Hampshire stops and create 5,600 permanent jobs and 3,600 new residential units along the rail corridor by 2030, according to a study's preliminary findings out Thursday.
It's a well known fact that many of Carlton County's non-state-aid roadways are crumbling and badly in need of repair. Others -- primarily gravel roads -- are seeing greater and greater traffic counts and are beginning to present maintenance challenges...
Citing popular demand, Sound Transit's governing board Thursday unanimously voted to seek a new sales tax, a new car-tab fee and/or a new property tax. Next, the agency will ask the Legislature for authorization before sending a proposal to the November...
City officials are looking to develop at least one pilot program in every Elm City neighborhood by the end of 2015. The projects ideally would involve low-cost measures that can induce significant changes.
Spokane mass transit officials are poised to ask voters for a sales tax increase to run a trolley bus line from Browne's Addition through the heart of downtown to the campuses of Gonzaga University and Spokane Community College.
The Port Authority of Allegheny County is adjusting schedules on 28 bus routes starting Sunday to help address overcrowding and slightly increase capacity, changes that some transit advocates say are insufficient.
A detour that has annoyed passengers and been a major stumbling block in the operations of Minnesota's first bus rapid transit route -- making it less than rapid -- received $9.7 million for a fix Wednesday.
A plan to build sidewalks in neighborhoods throughout Edina is erupting into a high-stakes fight about the city's future -- and what kind of identity a suburb should have in the 21st century if it wants to thrive.
Metropolitan Council Chairwoman Susan Haigh announced her resignation Wednesday, saying it has proved too time-consuming to juggle the demands of her work for the regional planning agency with her day job running Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity.
Federal regulators who concluded that an engineer's sleep apnea caused a deadly train derailment in New York adopted several recommendations Wednesday for better screening of such disorders, including a call for improved physician training.
Calling this week's lake effect snowstorm "historic" and cautioning that things will get worse before they get better, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo promised hundreds of pieces of equipment and accompanying personnel to help the area dig out.
The CTA board on Wednesday approved the transit agency's operating budget for next year and a capital program that funds the purchase of new trains and buses and upgrades to bridges and other infrastructure through 2019.
On the eve of the release of a major report on the potential of commuter rail in New Hampshire, former Manchester Mayor Bob Baines on Wednesday urged business leaders to lobby state leaders to back rail to help attract needed skilled workers.
In overriding the vetoes the board agreed to a $1.5 million transit program to provide free rides for seniors and those with disabilities and to extend Route 80 service to Oak Creek and create a new route 276 for additional service to Brown Deer, both...
Tuesday morning's commute from the North Side into downtown Chicago was triggered by separate fires, including a blaze in a building near the CTA's "L" tracks that disrupted Brown Line and Purple Line service and a CTA bus fire.