Tag Archives: USDOT

DOT Seeks Industry Feedback to Bolster Emerging Transportation Tech Council

The Department of Transportation is requesting public input on how to bolster the capabilities of a newly-formed council tasked with supporting emerging transportation technologies.

DOT said Tuesday it released a request for comments to gather suggestions on topics, projects or issues the Non-Traditional and Emerging Transportation Council should consider to better respond to the growing needs of the public and industry. 

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Transportation Dept to Launch Pilot Program for UAS Integration in the Natl Airspace

President Donald Trump has directed Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao to launch a program that will assess and validate operations for unmanned aircraft systems alongside state and local governments in select areas. The Transportation Department‘s UAS Integration Pilot Program will look to streamline and address challenges related to integrating drones into …

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Anthony Foxx: FHWA Proposes Transportation Performance Mgmt Rule to Address Congestion, Emission Concerns

The Transportation Department‘s Federal Highway Administration has proposed a new rule that looks to establish performance targets at a national level for travel reliability, congestion and emission. The proposed rule looks to comply with mandates from the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act, FHWA said Monday. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said the …

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