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STATE DOT NEWS

Pennsylvania Opens 390 Bridges Under Public-Private Partnership (Transportation Today )

Rhode Island DOT Previews Bridge, Highway Construction Season (WJAR-TV)

Washington State DOT to Hold Ribbon Cutting for New Regional Transportation Headquarters in Wenatchee (KPQ Radio)

FUNDING

Omaha Voters to Decide on $151 Million Transportation Bond in May (KETV-TV)

TECHNOLOGY

Los Angeles City Council Committee Moves Elon Musk’s Tunnel Project Forward (City News Service)

FREIGHT

Massive Port of Wilmington Expansion Clears First Delaware Legislative Hurdle (WDEL Radio)

PASSENGER RAIL

House Republicans Push White House to Rescind Gateway Funds (The Hill)

Congressional Committee Questions Brightline Financing Strategy (Palm Beach Post)

TRANSIT

Massachusetts Governor: MBTA Needs More Info on Rail Operators’ Driving Records (State House News Service)

Local, Connecticut Officials Attend Ribbon Cutting at New Meriden Train Station (Record-Journal)

The Next Louisville: When Bus Routes Determine Job Prospects (WFPL Radio)

Michigan’s RTA to Collect Feedback on Regional Transit Plan (Detroit News)

PLANNING

Denver City Planner Talks Ideas to Ease Traffic Woes and Improve Safety (KMGH-TV)

AVIATION

Dems Push Chao on Aviation Oversight After Death on Southwest Flight (The Hill)

SECURITY

Montana Launches Real ID Ad Campaign in Billings (KTVH-TV)

PEDESTRIANS/BICYCLES

California DOT Releases First-Ever Bicycle, Pedestrian Plan (Bay City News Service)

City Governments Struggle as Bikesharing Upsets Traditional Transportation Models (Bicycle Retailer and Industry News)

Glow-in-the-Dark Sidewalk Art Sheds Light on Pedestrian Safety in Denver (KCNC-TV)

Eugene Bike Rental Program Rolls Out 300 Bicycles at 36 Docking Stations (The Register-Guard )

US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Mathew Sturges Appointed FRA Deputy Administrator (Progressive Railroading)

FAA Needs To More Accurately Account for Airport Sponsors' Grandfathered Payments (USDOT Inspector General)

Illustrative Deployment Packages of TSMO Strategies in Corridors and Subareas: A Primer (FHWA Office of Operations)

ITS PCB Update - April 19, 2018 (FHWA)

EDC News - April 19, 2018 (FHWA Center for Accelerating Innovation)

FHWA Publishes Notice for Transportation Technologies Program (Transportation Today)

USDOT Offers $19.6 Million in Grants for Small Shipyards (Transportation Today )

TRANSPORTATION RESEARCH BOARD

Test Track for New Tech (TR News)

Federal Register Information

COAST GUARD

NOTICES

Cooperative Research and Development Agreements: Safe Parameters for Ice Operations

17560-17561 [2018-08311]

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PROPOSED RULES

Safety and Security Zones: New York Marine Inspection and Captain of the Port Zone

17513-17516 [2018-08323]

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RULES

Drawbridge Operations: Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway, Palm Beach, FL

17492 [2018-08260]

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Drawbridge Operations: Willamette River, Portland, OR

17492-17493 [2018-08259]

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Drawbridge Operations: Lake Washington Ship Canal, Seattle, WA

17493 [2018-08258]

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Safety Zones: Annual Events Requiring Safety Zones in the Captain of the Port Lake Michigan Zone-Rockets for Schools Rocket Launch, Sheboygan Harbor, Sheboygan, WI

17493-17494 [2018-08319]

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Safety Zones: Annual Events Requiring Safety Zones in the Captain of the Port Lake Michigan Zone-Tulip Time Festival Fireworks

17494 [2018-08316]

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Safety Zones: Patapsco River, Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD

17494-17496 [2018-08283]

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Special Local Regulations: Pensacola Bay, Pensacola, FL

17489-17492 [2018-08314]

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FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Environmental Assessments; Availability, etc.: Office of Commercial Space Transportation: Notice of Public Comment Period, Notice of Public Meeting, and Request for Comment on the Draft Programmatic Environmental Assessment for Front Range Airport Launch Site Operator License, Spaceport Colorado

17586-17587 [2018-08345]

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Fifty-Seventh RTCA SC-224 Standards for Airport Security Access Control Systems Plenary

17588 [2018-08273]

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Petitions for Exemptions; Summaries: Haverfield International Incorporated

17588-17589 [2018-08245]

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Requests for Nominations: Membership in the National Parks Overflights Advisory Group

17587-17588 [2018-08344]

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Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures: Miscellaneous Amendments

17481-17483 [2018-08140]

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PROPOSED RULES

Airworthiness Directives: Airbus Helicopters Deutschland GmbH Helicopters

17510-17512 [2018-08097]

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Amendment of Class E Airspace: New Castle, IN

17512-17513 [2018-08034]

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Airworthiness Directives: DG Flugzeugbau GmbH Gliders

17478-17480 [2018-07970]

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Revocation of Class E Airspace; Amendment of Class E Airspace: Revocation of Class E Airspace; Seven Springs, PA, and Amendment of Class E Airspace; Somerset, PA

17480-17481 [2018-08037]

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Standard Instrument Approach Procedures, and Takeoff Minimums and Obstacle Departure Procedures: Miscellaneous Amendments

17483-17486 [2018-08138]

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FEDERAL HIGHWAY ADMINISTRATION

NOTICES

Federal Agency Actions: Notice of Final Federal Agency Actions on Proposed Highway in Washington

17589-17590 [2018-08099]

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SURFACE TRANSPORTATION BOARD

NOTICES

Acquisition Exemptions: Hennepin County Regional Railroad Authority-Acquisition Exemption-in Hennepin County, Minn

17585-17586 [2018-08337]

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US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

NOTICES

Award Competitions: Announcement of Requirements for the Secretary of Transportation's RAISE (Recognizing Aviation and Aerospace Innovation in Science and Engineering) Awards

17590-17591 [2018-08389]

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