Issue / Regional governance

Webinar: From Yellow to Green: Reducing School Transportation’s Impact on the Environment

The primary goal of every school transportation system is getting students to school safely and on time each day. To do so, America’s...

60 Years Ago Today – Eisenhower Requests First Highway Trust Fund Bailout

On this day 60 years ago – September 9, 1959 – the White House announced that President Eisenhower was requesting a bailout of the...

The First Time the Highway Trust Fund Went Broke – Part 3: Eisenhower Wears Down Resistance, Congress Fractures, and Compromise Is Reached

In last week’s part 2 of this series, the Highway Trust Fund was facing insolvency in fiscal 1960, President Eisenhower requested a...

September 1959 Highway Trust Fund Bailout Announcement

This is a White House press release dated September 9, 1959 announcing that President Eisenhower had just requested the first-ever...

October 1959 Highway Contract Control Order

This PDF file has two documents: An October 8, 1959 press release from the Secretary of Commerce announcing that the Department...

Stakeholder Quotes from 1959 House Gas Tax Hearings

The House Ways and Means Committee held three days of hearings in July 1959 on President Eisenhower's proposed 1.5 cent gasoline and...

DOT Announces $272M in Rail State of Good Repair Grants

On August 21, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced the ten recipients of the first round of Federal-State Partnership for...

Hudson River Tunnel Cost Estimate Lowered by $1.4 Billion, Sponsors Say They Will Cap Annual CIG Draw at $600M

The sponsors of the proposed Hudson River Tunnel replacement project on August 23 announced that they have submitted a revised...

Diane Woodend Jones Receives 2019 Dallas Business Journal’s Women in Business Award

“Diane’s impact on transportation is evident in many places and we are proud and honored to have her on our Board of...

Conference Examines Equity Issues Around Bike-Ped Safety

The last week of August, members of the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (APBP) met in Portland, OR for their...

DOT Gives $225M in Grants for One-Off Discretionary Bridge Program

The U.S. Department of Transportation on August 29 announced that 20 highway bridge replacement projects would split $225 million in...

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The Eno Center for Transportation would like to congratulate Diane Woodend Jones, Chair of Lea + Elliott Inc. and the Immediate Past...

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