Eno Transportation Weekly

Category: Transportation

In Memoriam: Hank Dittmar

April 13, 2018 – Hank Dittmar—a transportation pioneer well known to most of us—died on April 3, 2018 at age 62 after a long battle with cancer.

Senate Hearing Examines State and Local Infrastructure Needs

March 16, 2018 – On Tuesday, the Senate Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security held a hearing titled, “Rebuilding Infrastructure in America: State and Local Transportation Needs.”

White House Submits FY19 Budget Request

February 12, 2018 – President Trump today proposed a $4.4 trillion federal budget for fiscal year 2019. As part of the budget transmission, the Trump Administration is proposing to give the U.S.

Transportation and Infrastructure in the State of the Union Address, 1997-2017

January 30, 2018 – As we all await President Trump’s State of the Union address tonight, in which he is expected to give some details of his forthcoming infrastructure plan, it is worth looking back at the times that recent Presidents have used the SOTU to speak to transportation and infrastructure issues (or declined to do so).

Eno at TRB 2017

February 5, 2017 – Next week, over 10,000 transportation engineers, researchers, policymakers and other experts will gather in Washington, DC for the annual meeting of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academy of Sciences. Staff of the Eno Center for Transportation will be participating, as well as covering, the events that will be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

Cracking the Code on Procurement Reform

Procurement reform may not be the sexiest transportation issue right now but to restore American competitiveness, support smart job growth, and proliferate technological innovation, it just might be one of the most important.

Democrats Amend 2016 Platform

July 27, 2016 – Last week’s ETW looked at the transportation policies outlined in the 2016 Republican platform and in a July 1 draft version of the 2016 Democratic platform.