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Eno Transportation Weekly

Category: Public health

House Panel Probes Proposed Bills in Car Safety Hearing

July 26, 2019 – With over 40,000 deaths attributed to on and off-road related vehicle incident in 2017 and 2018, vehicle related fatalities has made itself a persistent problem in the United States. The House Subcommittee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing on “Legislation to make cars in America Safer” on Wednesday, July 24.

Infrastructure Week: Planning for a Resilient Future

May 18, 2018 – Planning for and building resilient infrastructure can minimize life-cycle costs if changes in technology, security threats, and transportation/land use patterns are all taken into account in the larger context of climate change and population shifts.

Op-Ed: How Los Angeles is Adapting Urban Mobility for our Digital Age

Given its position as the largest, densest metropolitan region in the US, the City of Los Angeles stands to reap the most benefits or possibly suffer the greatest negative effects of the arrival of disruptive transportation technologies and new business models that rest on the acceleration of shared mobility, machine learning, clean energy, and big data. Urban Mobility in a Digital Age established LADOT’s vision for mobility in Los Angeles, anchored on the foundation of actively managed electric, shared, autonomous mobility that tackles congestion, enables economic mobility, enables equitable outcomes, and saves lives.

Flint Deal on House WRDA Bill May Help CR Pass Senate

Wednesday, September 26, 2016 – A breakthrough in the House on addressing the Flint, Michigan drinking water issue in the water resources bill may be enough to pull the stopgap continuing appropriations resolution (CR) past a Democratic filibuster in the Senate, averting a partial government shutdown this weekend.

CR to December 9 Offered in Senate

September 22, 2016 – Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) today called up legislation in the Senate that would provide continuing appropriations to fund federal operations from the start of fiscal year 2017 on October 1, 2016 through December 9, 2016.

The Week Ahead on Capitol Hill – September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016 – 9:30 a.m. Here is a brief synopsis of what we expect on Capitol Hill this week. Much more information will be forthcoming in this week’s Eno Transportation Weekly on Wednesday afternoon. CR. Negotiations on a contin… Sorry – you don’t have access to this item.

Senate Debating Water Resources Bill

September 7, 2016 – The U.S. Senate spent today working behind the scenes to try and get all 100 Senators to support a unanimous consent agreement to bring the water resources bill (S. 2848) before the Senate.

Senate May Bring Up WRDA Bill Tonight

September 6, 2016 – Congress returns to Washington today after a seven-week recess and may bring up the Water Resources Development Act tonight.

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