|Bridge demolition in Maryland to cause lane closings, detour
The demolition of the old Maryland 210 overpass is scheduled for this weekend, with work set
to begin Friday night, Jan. 19.
|Bones found in Mississippi linked to missing trucker
Trucker James Tate disappeared on Dec. 17, 2004, his trailer was found in Bartlett, TN, and
his tractor found 10 miles away in Memphis a day later. Now, more than two years later, a
phone tip may have lead authorities to the remains of the Tylertown, MS, man who was in his
mid-thirties when he went missing.
|Minnesota bill calls for tax increases to fund transportation
A transportation funding package has been offered in the Minnesota Senate to help pay for
road and transit work. The effort includes a proposed 50-percent increase in the state’s fuel
|Virginia bills include new tolls, fees for transportation fund
The new legislative session opened a week ago in Virginia with transportation funding
|Feds thwart shipments totaling a million pounds of illegal food
Three federal agencies have combined forces to stop more than a million pounds of tainted
food at the Port of Newark since 2005.
|Lawmaker wants to rein in Indiana’s privatization
An Indiana lawmaker has come up with legislation that could slow down – or even stop – any
future attempts to privatize the state’s highways.