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Improving the delivery of road infrastructure across the world | McKinsey & Company

Improving the delivery of road infrastructure across the world | McKinsey & Company | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Five best practices should inform efforts to boost countries’ road-infrastructure delivery systems.
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White House Proposal Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards, No Exception For California : NPR

White House Proposal Rolls Back Fuel Economy Standards, No Exception For California : NPR | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Government agencies have released a proposal to freeze fuel economy and emissions requirements for six years. The proposed rules would also block California from setting its own, higher standards.
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Crash Fatalities Increase as Cities Stop Using Red-Light Cameras

Crash Fatalities Increase as Cities Stop Using Red-Light Cameras | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Fewer red-light cameras are not the sole reason for the uptick, but the decline is a factor, report finds.
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Privacy Concerns Raised With Connecticut’s $10 Million Electronic Tolling Study

Privacy Concerns Raised With Connecticut’s $10 Million Electronic Tolling Study | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
“If Connecticut does not restrict how it shares toll information, state tolls could become an on-ramp for the federal government’s deportation machine,” the ACLU says.
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FEMA Acknowledges Shortcomings In Puerto Rico Hurricane Response

FEMA Acknowledges Shortcomings In Puerto Rico Hurricane Response | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
A new report also points to areas where the agency shouldered the work of state and territorial governments, while pushing to increase their capacities and coordination to lessen that burden.
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Smart cities in Southeast Asia | McKinsey & Company

Smart cities in Southeast Asia | McKinsey & Company | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Smart cities in Southeast Asia can make better use of data, digital tools, and technology to improve quality of life.
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U.S. ports need $20B of infrastructure, authority says

U.S. ports need $20B of infrastructure, authority says | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
American Association of Port Authorities says that amount of multimodal and rail investment is needed in addition to the $155 billion ports are adding during the next five years.
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Domino's Will Pave Your Town's Potholes

Domino's Will Pave Your Town's Potholes | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The pizza restaurant is not the first chain to get involved in local infrastructure.
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Elon Musk's Boring Company Will Build a High-Speed Link in Chicago

Elon Musk's Boring Company Will Build a High-Speed Link in Chicago | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The Chicago Express Loop will connect O'Hare Terminals 1-3 with Block 37.
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The Bike Share War Is Shaking Up Seattle Like Nowhere Else

The Bike Share War Is Shaking Up Seattle Like Nowhere Else | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Residents are divided over whether the city's dockless bike share program is revolutionizing transit—or creating an unwieldy, dangerous mess.
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US reacts to livestock hauliers act

US reacts to livestock hauliers act | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The US senate has rolled out the Modernising Agricultural Transportation Act, designed to revise existing trucking regulations and improve flexibility for livestock haulier drivers.
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Smart Pavement Startup Announces Contract with Colorado Department of Transportation

Smart Pavement Startup Announces Contract with Colorado Department of Transportation | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Integrated Roadways of Kansas City, Mo., is working on a technology to increase safety and boost connectivity for cars and future mobility services.
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U.S. Department of Transportation to invest $677m in airport infrastructure

U.S. Department of Transportation to invest $677m in airport infrastructure | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The $677 million will go into 241 grants which will fund 346 infrastructure projects that include runways, taxiways, aprons, and terminals.
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Traffic improvements coming to Kamehameha Highway

Traffic improvements coming to Kamehameha Highway | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) will make pavement marking adjustments to Kamehameha Highway between the Kipapa Stream (Roosevelt) Bridge and Lanikuhana Avenue to increase motorist, bicyclist, and pedestrian safety. These improvements are anticipated to be completed by September/October 2018 and will be implemented by the contractor for the Kipapa Stream Bridg
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ADOT to expand stretch of I-10 in Pinal County to reduce dust-related crashes - ABC15 Arizona

ADOT to expand stretch of I-10 in Pinal County to reduce dust-related crashes - ABC15 Arizona | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The Arizona Department of Transportation is taking action to make a stretch of Interstate 10 that’s prone to devastating dust-related crashes much safer.
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These Smarter Stoplights Could Be Lifesavers

These Smarter Stoplights Could Be Lifesavers | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
New traffic signals in Detroit are designed to help pedestrians, cyclists and ambulances get through intersections, while helping traffic planners test safety improvements quickly.

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How Long Can a State Go Without Repairing Roads and Bridges?

How Long Can a State Go Without Repairing Roads and Bridges? | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Mississippi is about to find out. Decades of neglect have closed hundreds of bridges, putting the state at the forefront of America's infrastructure fight.
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Infrastructure sees continued fundraising gains

Infrastructure sees continued fundraising gains | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Investors continue to move more capital into infrastructure and other real asset categories for diversification and cash yields.
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The Very Good Math of Electric Buses

The Very Good Math of Electric Buses | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
They’re cheaper to run compared to ones with internal combustion engines thanks to the economics of fuel and maintenance.
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The Future Is Physical: Infrastructure Is Tomorrow's Most Important Technology

The Future Is Physical: Infrastructure Is Tomorrow's Most Important Technology | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
The digital future cannot exist without more robust and resilient infrastructure. Our roads, power grids, railways, airways and broadband networks deserve as much attention as blockchain, AI and VR. Infrastructure is not be the most exciting technology, but it is the most important and most ignored.
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Senate Panel Passes Water Bill That Would Rework Lending Program

Senate Panel Passes Water Bill That Would Rework Lending Program | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Provisions involving the Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act have drawn backlash from some utility groups.
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How traffic jams at the U.S.-Mexico border ripple through the economy | Commentary

How traffic jams at the U.S.-Mexico border ripple through the economy | Commentary | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
You may not think very much about border transportation issues if you don't live in El Paso or Laredo, Texas, or Nogales, Ariz., or Ota
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Some of America's Busiest Travel Corridors Aren't Getting Their Fair Share of Federal Dollars

Some of America's Busiest Travel Corridors Aren't Getting Their Fair Share of Federal Dollars | CSG West Transportation & Infrastructure | Scoop.it
Places like beach towns and Las Vegas are losing out under current infrastructure funding formulas.
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