Dear NMA Pennsylvania Members, Two bills will appear before the Pennsylvania General Assembly’s House Transportation Committee on Monday, November 18, 2019. The first is the municipal police radar bill, SB607. The other bill, HB1536, concerns increased penalties for drivers involved in accidents with vulnerable highway users. Please contact your PA representative and ask him or her to vote NO […]
35 Alerts From the Action Alert Tag
Dear NMA Massachusetts Members, Massachusetts is one of twelve states in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions to participate in the Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI) which would add a carbon tax per gallon of gas on top of the existing state fuel tax. The amount of the carbon tax for Massachusetts has not been announced. Because of […]
By November 4th, the Georgia DOT asks for Online Comments about the High Speed Rail from Atlanta to Charlotte, NC proposal
Dear Georgia, South and North Carolina Members, High-speed rail for passengers between Atlanta and Charlotte, NC could take just a little over two hours but will cost billions to build according to a new Atlanta Journal Constitutional article from October 21, 2019. The US Federal Railroad Administration and GA DOT recently released a study concerning […]
Dear NMA Iowa Members, The Iowa Department of Transportation is asking residents for their input on an effective statewide public transit system. Click the website here for more information and on how to take the survey. You have until November 1st to make your comments. Thank you!
Dear NMA Members, This online petition has been set up to lobby the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, its parent organization, the U.S. Department of Transportation, and the U.S. Congress to “ ban all blue-light technologies on vehicles and to keep tail-lights, brake-lights and turn signals to a maximum brightness no greater than that allowed for […]