Feb 14 |Life in the FASTLANE: Improving Federal Freight Grants
Join the Eno Center for Transportation for a webinar on our newest report – Life in the FASTLANE: Recommendations for Funding a Federal Freight Program. Following the brief presentation there will be time for Q&A.
Feb 23 |Report Release: Time for Reform – Delivering Modern Air Traffic Control
The Eno Center is issuing a new report - Time for Reform: Delivering Modern Air Traffic Control. The report includes the latest news, facts, and figures regarding the industry. It also includes policy proposals and an overview of what other countries are doing in this space.
Feb 28 |Webinar: What can the Trump administration do for transportation safety?
Unintentional death is the 4th leading cause of death in the U.S. Safety programs that prevent car crashes, drug overdoses, and workplace death and injuries should be prioritized by government officials. How can data and programs help our government officials improve safety?
Mar 23 |Understanding the Travel Trends of Teens and Young Adults
Driving has been flat or declining for much of the 2000s, especially among the so-called Millennial Generation. Explanations for this break with a near century long driving trends abound: Young adults are rejecting the suburban, auto-oriented lifestyles favored by their parents; a new greener ethos is...
Mar 30 |Policy Webinar: Modernizing Air Traffic Control – From the Perspective of Labor
On March 30, President of the National Air Traffic Controllers Association, Paul Rinaldi will join former U.S. Senator Byron Dorgan and Eno Aviation expert, Rui Neiva for a webinar on the subject of ATC reform.
Apr 20 |Transportation at the Ballot Box: Tracking and Explaining Success
The ballot box can be an effective way to increase funding to create more livable communities through transportation. In 2016, with over $250 billion at stake, voters approved approximately 70% of measures. While it is easy to describe anecdotes to illustrate success stories of local ballot measures, tracking success across the country is challenging.
May 02 |Report Release – Beyond Speculation: Automated Vehicles and Public Policy
On May 2, Eno will release Beyond Speculation: Automated Vehicles and Public Policy. The report provides a multifaceted set of recommendations that address the most pressing policy issues for automated vehicles.
May 18 |Tolling the Interstates: Allowing States Greater Flexibility to Fund Their Infrastructure Needs
Since 2008, Congress has transferred more than $140 Billion dollars from the General Fund to supplement the Highway Trust Fund. Congress has also taken a no new taxes position and not raised the federal gas tax since 1993. To fill the funding gap, nineteen states and the District of Columbia have raised their gas tax since 2013. However, given rising demand, states are desperately seeking new ways to finance and fund their major infrastructure needs.
Jun 13 |The Road to Autonomous & Electric Vehicles
This presentation will explore key enabling technologies, trends and adoption drivers for autonomous vehicles (AVs) and electric vehicles (EVs). AVs require the confluence of new technologies like sensor fusion, artificial intelligence, connectivity and security, in addition to a supportive policy, certification and regulatory environment.