Eno Transportation Weekly

Weeks of August 5 and August 12, 2019

News & Analysis

Freight, Highways, safety, Trucking
DOT Issues Amendments to Truck/Bus Driver Hours of Service Rules
August 16, 2019 This week, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) issued a proposed rule that would implement some long-expected changes in the federal rules that govern the consecutive and cumulative hours of service (HOS) that c... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our [...]
Dockless, Microtransit, Shared vehicles, Transit workforce
Shared Scooters Can Be Good for the Environment… If You Remove the Automobile
August 15, 2019 – Since the recent introduction of scooters, some cities have piloted or allowed them on all streets as a potential means to reduce vehicle miles traveled. But similar to their ride-hailing peers, it has been difficult for cities to assess whether these devices are, in fact, replacing vehicle trips or siphoning away [...]
FRA, Rail
FRA Asks for Applicants for $244M in FY19 Rail Grants
August 19, 2019 – This week, the Federal Railroad Administration announced the availability of $252.5 million in fiscal year 2019 funding for rail capital improvement grants under the CRISI program (Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements) established by the FAST Act in 49 U.S.C. §22907.


Jeff Davis
Senior Fellow and Editor, Eno Transportation Weekly
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