FHWA Permits Food Trucks at Rest Areas During Coronavirus Crisis
by Eric Miller on April 4, 2020 at 12:30 am
The Federal Highway Administration on April 3 issued a notice to state departments of transportation that the agency will allow food trucks to operate and sell food at federally funded interstate highway rest areas to support commercial truck drivers during the coronavirus emergency.
Pelosi Pulls Back on Infrastructure in ‘Phase Four’ Stimulus
by Bloomberg News on April 3, 2020 at 10:00 pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi scaled back her ambitions for Congress’ next coronavirus stimulus package to focus on additional direct payments to individuals and expanded loans to businesses, possibly leaving an $800 billion infrastructure plan and other Democratic priorities for a later bill. (With video)
DOT Ready to Help Truckers as They Support Country, Elaine Chao Says
by Joe Howard on April 3, 2020 at 9:45 pm
Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao told Transport Topics during an exclusive interview that her agency stands ready to build on the actions it already has taken to help trucking support the country through the coronavirus crisis.
Colorado DOT to Expand Truck Parking at Two Rest Areas
by Eleanor Lamb on April 3, 2020 at 8:45 pm
The Colorado Department of Transportation is conducting a project to expand truck parking availability at two rest areas.
Minnesota DOT Announces 188 Construction Projects
by Eleanor Lamb on April 3, 2020 at 8:30 pm
The Minnesota Department of Transportation unveiled the 188 road and bridge projects it will undertake during this year’s construction season