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This blog will include postings of the daily Transportation Communications Newsletter and may also include other material in the future. You can visit the newsletter's Web site at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/transport-communications/.

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Monday, January 29, 2007 -- ISSN 1529-1057

1) White House to Post Earmark Info Online
Link to story in Federal Computer Week:
Link to memo from the Office of Management and Budget:

2) Virus Located in TomTom GPS
Link to story in InfoWorld:

3) ITS Playing a Major Role in India
Link to story in the Business Standard:

4) Making Drive Time Smoother
An interview with Marisa Martin, a traffic-information manager for the 511 SunGuide Operations Center in Florida.
Link to interview from The Miami Herald:

5) New York State DOT Gets the Picture on Improving Traffic Camera Technology
Link to column in the Times Union:

6) Intelligent Transportation System to be Installed along I-91 in Massachusetts
Link to story in The Republican:

7) Traffic Management System to Relaunch in Guam
Link to story in the Pacific Daily News:

8) Technology May Help Commuters Cope
Link to AP story:

9) India Joins Russian GPS
Link to story in The Times of India:

10) Harbor Pilots Find Smoother Sailing with Navigation System
Link to AP story:

11) Hands-On with Ford's New Hands-Free Technology
Link to story on ForbesAuto.com:

12) Texting While Driving: Should It be a Crime?
Washington State bill targets cell phone use in vehicles.
Link to story in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer:

13) Proposed $50 Fee for Arizona ATV Users Would Boost Signage, Education
Link to Community News Service story:

14) New from the Transportation Research Board
- Artificial Intelligence in Transportation: Information for Application
- 2007 TRB 86th Annual Meeting: Select Sessions Now Available in Electronic Format

News Releases
1) Group Begins Efforts to Reduce Deer-Vehicle Crashes

Job Posting
Management and Program Analyst – Volpe Center – Cambridge, Massachusetts

Upcoming Events
The Marketing and Promotion of Cycling Conference – April 3 – Bolton, UK

Today in Transportation History
1944 – The battleship, USS Missouri is launched.


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