Wednesday, April 11, 2007

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Wednesday, April 11, 2007 -- ISSN 1529-1057

1) 911 Centers Struggle to Keep Up with New Technology
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2) Anti-Drunken-Driving Efforts Aimed at Latinos
Link to story in USA Today:

3) What’s Wrong With A One-Size Fits All Identity?
Plenty. A private market in identity services is long overdue.
Link to commentary in The American:

4) Satnav, GPS, LBS: Where are We Going?
Link to story in Mobile Business:

5) Interview with Richard Beaubien, President of ITS Michigan
Link to interview in Spinal Column:

6) April Issue of Florida DOT’s SunGuide Disseminator Online
Link to newsletter:

News Releases

1) FCC Announces Agenda for First Responders Summit

2) Iowa DOT Launches New Web Site Featuring Iowa’s Historic Auto Trails
Link to site:

3) Texas Governor Praises Progress of Statewide Radio Communications Capabilities

4) AIG Auto Insurance Launches GPS-Based Teen Driver Pilot Program

5) Caltrans Wins Safety Award for ''Report Drunk Drivers, Call 911'' Campaign

Upcoming Events
17th World Conference on Disaster Management – July 8-11 – Toronto

Today in Transportation History
1970 – Apollo 13 is launched.


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