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AVIATION

PEDESTRIANS/BICYCLES

US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD

  • Practices for Developing Transparent Best Value Selection Procedures
    Link to publication
  • The Role of Planning in a 21st Century State Department of Transportation—Supporting Strategic Decisionmaking
    Link to publication

Our Way Forward

America's Transportation Future

Throughout our history, investments in transportation have led America forward. Now is the time to renew this legacy for the next generation.

America's Transportation Awards

Nominate Your Projects For The 2015 America’s Transportation Awards Competition!

The competition recognizes the best transportation projects across the nation each year administered by state transportation departments. The competition this year will showcase projects that finish under budget, those that feature exceptional uses of innovation, and projects that improve the quality of life and development of communities.

Nominations will be accepted between February 20th, 2015 and March 31st, 2015.

Transportation TV

Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK), Chair of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, at the AASHTO Washington Briefing

Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK), Chair of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, delivered a keynote address Thursday, at the AASHTO Washington Briefing.

Transportation TV

Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee at the AASHTO Washington Briefing

​Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, delivered a keynote address Thursday, Feb. 26, at the AASHTO Washington Briefing. The Briefing is an annual Capitol Hill event that provides State Department of Transportation officials the opportunity to meet with their Congressional delegations and to collaborate with their colleagues on todays pressing transportation issues and challenges.

TRANSIT

AVIATION

PEDESTRIANS/BICYCLES

US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD

  • Practices for Developing Transparent Best Value Selection Procedures
    Link to publication
  • The Role of Planning in a 21st Century State Department of Transportation—Supporting Strategic Decisionmaking
    Link to publication

Federal Register Information

COAST GUARD

NOTICES

Meetings:
Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee ,
12187–12188 [2015–05368]
 

Meetings:
Merchant Mariner Medical Advisory Committee ,
12188–12189 [2015–05369]
 

RULES

Drawbridge Operations:
Cheesequake Creek, Morgan, NJ ,
12083 [2015–05234]
 

Drawbridge Operations:
Harlem River, New York City, NY ,
12082–12083 [2015–05233]
 

Drawbridge Operations:
Oakland Inner Harbor, Alameda, CA ,
12082 [2015–05231]
 

FEDERAL MOTOR CARRIER SAFETY ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Qualification of Drivers; Exemption Applications:
Vision ,
12251–12253 [2015–05198]
 

Qualification of Drivers; Exemption Applications:
Vision ,
12248–12251 [2015–05236]
 

Qualification of Drivers; Exemption Applications:
Vision ,
12254–12255 [2015–05244]
 

PROPOSED RULES

Minimum Training Requirements for Entry-Level Drivers of Commercial Motor Vehicles ,
12136–12137 [2015–05197]
 

NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Meetings:
National Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council ,
12259–12260 [2015–05281]
 

US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

NOTICES

Contracting Initiatives ,
12257–12259 [2015–05204]
 

PROPOSED RULES

Geographic-Based Hiring Preferences in Administering Federal Awards ,
12092–12094 [2015–05215]
 

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Los Angeles International Airport; Scheduling Season; Schedule Information Submission Deadline ,
12253–12254 [2015–05207]
 

Petitions for Exemption; Summaries ,
12247 [2015–05332]
 

Release of Airport Property:
Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport, Broomfield, CO ,
12260–12261 [2015–05109]
 

PROPOSED RULES

Airworthiness Directives:
Airbus Airplanes ,
12094–12097 [2015–04495]
 

MARITIME ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Use of Foreign-Flag Anchor Handling Vessels in the Beaufort Sea or Chukchi Sea Adjacent to Alaska ,
12256 [2015–05226]
 

SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD

NOTICES

Control Exemptions:
Eric Bickleman and Robert Lowe; Elizabethtown Industrial Railroad, LLC ,
12247–12248 [2015–05208]
 

Operation Exemptions:
Elizabethtown Industrial Railroad, LLC; Rail Holdings, Inc. ,
12256–12257 [2015–05212]
 

The AASHTO Daily Transportation Update is published electronically Monday through Friday and is a service of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. For further information or comments please contact Zach O'Connor, zoconnor@aashto.org, or the AASHTO Daily Transportation Update's editor, Bernie Wagenblast at bernie@bwcommunications.net.

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