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STATE DOT NEWS

North Dakota DOT Looking Into the Future with ‘ND Moves’ (KVRR-TV)

Tennessee DOT Commissioner Testifies at Budget Hearings (Local Memphis)

South Carolina Transportation Chief Says ‘New Day’ Coming with Roads Money in Place (Index-Journal)

Snag in Wording Halts $232 Million in Arkansas Road Work (ArkansasOnline)

New Hampshire Reopens State Roads Damaged During Last Month’s Storm (Valley News)

Maryland State Highway Administration Readies for Winter (WMAR-TV)

FUNDING

Highway Trust Fund at Risk Officials Say (Tank Transport)

Denver Passed Millions for Transportation. Now What? (KMGH-TV)

Construction of Alabama Highway Stopped Due to Loss of Funding (AL.com)

Nearly 90% of Transit Ballot Initiatives Pass in 2017 (APTA)

Regional Leaders Back Stopgap Funding Option For DC Metro (WTOP)

INFRASTRUCTURE

House Panel Declines to Restore Infrastructure Financing Tool in GOP Tax Bill (The Hill)

Tennessee DOT Lays Out $70 Million Plan for Fixing Chattanooga’s I-24/I-75 Interchange (Times Free Press)

TECHNOLOGY

Uber Announces Partnership with NASA on Flying Car Service (The Hill)

Are Flying Cars the Future of Transportation Or An Inflated Expectation? (TechChrunch)

New Map-Based Coordination App Helping Seattle Cut Transportation Project Costs (StateScoop)

FREIGHT

North Carolina Port of Wilmington Seeks State Help on Rail Fix (Coastal Review Online)

September 2017 Freight Transportation Services Index (USDOT)

Talking Freight Webinar for November 15: International Urban Freight (I-NUF) Conference Presentations - Examining and Addressing Urban Goods Movement Needs (FHWA Office of Operations)

PASSENGER RAIL

Cary, North Carolina Amtrak Station Top Rated in Customer Satisfaction Rankings (News & Observer)

TRANSIT

MARTA Buys New $1.2 Million Mobile Command Vehicle for Emergencies, Major Sporting Events (Atlanta Business Chronicle)

FTA Panel to Interview Trumbull County, Ohio Transit Board (Tribune Chronicle)

Access to Jobs by Transit Increases in Many US Metros (University of Minnesota)

AVIATION

Federal Drone Advisory Panel Knocked for ‘Lack of Transparency and Poor Management’ (Washington Post)

SECURITY

TSA Fails Most Tests in Latest Undercover Operation at US Airports (ABC News)

House Homeland Security Committee Pushes for CT Scanning at All Airports After Briefing on Terror Threats (Homeland Preparedness News)

PEDESTRIANS/BICYCLES

17 Pedestrian Cameras Could Keep More Eyes on Downtown Toledo (WTVG-TV)

Chicago Aldermen Want to Fine Pedestrians Up to $500 For 'Distracted Walking' (Chicago Sun-Times)

Bicycle Sharrows, Routes to Be Added Citywide in Manhattan Beach, California (Easy Reader News)

US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Senate Panel Confirms Slew of Trump Transportation Nominees (The Hill)

TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD

Railroads, Volume 2 (Transportation Research Record)

Federal Register Information

COAST GUARD

RULES

Drawbridge Operations: Hackensack River, Jersey City, NJ

52004 [2017-24376]

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Drawbridge Operations: Hutchinson River, Mount Vernon, NY

52005 [2017-24378]

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Safety Zones: Atlantic Ocean, Rehoboth Beach, DE

52005-52007 [2017-24377]

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Safety Zones: Port of Ponce Turning Basin, Bahía de Ponce, Ponce, PR

52007-52009 [2017-24375]

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FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Petition for Exemption; Summary of Petition Received

52094 [2017-24386]

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Land Use Change from Aeronautical to Non-Aeronautical Use: Laurinburg-Maxton Airport, Maxton, NC

52094-52095 [2017-24413]

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PROPOSED RULES

Airworthiness Directives: The Boeing Company Airplanes

52015-52021 [2017-21223]

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Airworthiness Directives: Airbus Airplanes

52022-52024 [2017-22556]

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RULES

IFR Altitudes; Miscellaneous Amendments

51981-51983 [2017-24414]

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Airworthiness Directives; Engine Alliance Turbofan Engines

51979-51981 [2017-24462]

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FEDERAL RAILROAD ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Fiscal Year 2017 Positive Train Control Grant Program Project Selections

52095-52097 [2017-24364]

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FEDERAL TRANSIT ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Fiscal Year 2017 Positive Train Control Grant Program Project Selections

52095-52097 [2017-24364]

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MARITIME ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Requests for Administrative Waivers of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel DOS HOMBRES; Invitation for Public Comments

52097-52098 [2017-24358]

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Requests for Administrative Waivers of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel LADY DEENA II; Invitation for Public Comments

52098 [2017-24357]

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Requests for Administrative Waivers of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel VESTA; Invitation for Public Comments

52098-52099 [2017-24354]

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Requests for Administrative Waivers of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel ANDIAMO; Invitation for Public Comments

52099 [2017-24359]

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Requests for Administrative Waivers of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel SAMADHI; Invitation for Public Comments

52099-52100 [2017-24355]

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Requests for Administrative Waivers of the Coastwise Trade Laws: Vessel PUDDLE JUMPER; Invitation for Public Comments

52100 [2017-24356]

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NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Reports, Forms, and Record Keeping Requirements Agency Information Collection Activity Under OMB Review

52101 [2017-24394]

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SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD

NOTICES

Acquisitions of Control: National Express LLC-Acquisition of Control-Queen City Transportation, LLC

52091-52094 [2017-24429]

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