Amtrak may ban NJ TRANSIT trains from accessing New York Penn Station if the transit agency does not install positive train control by the end of the year.
Federal programs related to transit technology
The Los Angeles Metro is participating in an 18-month demonstration project to test collision-avoidance technology for autonomous buses.
The TSA is working with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (CA) to test a system to detect suicide bombers on transit.
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The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County (NV) received permission from a federal judge to record audio conversations on RTC buses.
The Federal Transit Administration awarded $55 million in grants to 51 projects in 39 states through the Low or No Emission Vehicle program.
The Trump administration asked DDOT to remove the Capital Bikeshare station from the White House grounds because of security concerns.
The Massachusetts Congressional delegation asked the FCC to review a proposal to construct hundreds of WiFi monopoles along the MBTA commuter rail system.
Elon Musk claims he received government approval for a Hyperloop tunnel to link New York City with Washington, D.C.
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s inspector general is reviewing the progress of railroads in implementing positive train control technology.