Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Transportation Communications Newsletter

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 – ISSN 1529-1057

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1) Rhode Island Legislator Proposes Bill to Ban Use of Toll Equipment to Enforce Traffic Laws
Link to Coventry Courier article
Link to news release


2) Columbus Awarded $50 Million in Smart City Grants
Link to Columbus Dispatch article

3) Interoperability Essential to Take Advantage of C-ITS, Says EU-Funded Review
Link to ITS International article

4) Intelligent Transportation Systems: Urban and Rural Transit Providers Reported Benefits But Face Deployment Challenges
Link to GAO report


5) Facebook-Obsessed UK Millennials Rejecting Maritime Careers as Just 36% of Ships Have Internet Access
Link to Daily Telegraph article


6) Gay and Trans Symbols Replace Green Man on London Pedestrian Crossings for LGBT Festival
Link to Independent article
Link to news release


7) Lagos Plans Technology-Driven Traffic Management
Link to Guardian article


8) Huge Team of Apple Veterans Now Making Smart Accessories for Your Car
Link to The Verge article

News Releases

 -  Nominees Sought - Outstanding Woman of the Year – League of Railway Industry Women

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