Media Coverage: 2017

MTI’s expertise in surface transportation topics has brought the organization a great deal of media coverage. This list represents a sample that includes print and broadcast stories.

March
Date Media Outlet Topic
3/16/17 UPI Taking the 'terror' out of terrorism requires outsmarting fear
3/15/17 Canada Free Press Some states consider raising gasoline taxes
3/8/17 NewsDog The new ISIS strategy: Terror on wheels for maximum publicity and damage
3/6/17 Anniston Star Council ends requirement for bike helmets on adults
3/6/17 SmartRail World The challenge of protecting transit and passenger rail: understanding how security works against terrorism
3/1/17 StreetsBlogLA Tidbits from this week's U.S. High Speed Rail Association Conference
February
Date Media Outlet Topic
2/22/17 KTVU Federal government wavers on California's mass transit infrastructure
2/14/17 USA Today Sponsored signs coming to a highway near you? Not so fast.
2/10/17 KPCC Popular security measure called ineffective, how do we make airports safe?
January
Date Media Outlet Topic
1/21/17 Washington Post Is biking stressing you out? Here’s how planners are trying to make things better.
1/17/17 Gas & Electricity East coast states want to tax drivers’ travel, not their gas – the Washington Post
1/13/17 Transport Topics Former Secretary Mineta Receives Medal for Lifetime Achievement From TRB
1/9/17 Newport [RI] Daily News Bike share program proposed for Newport