Media Coverage

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.

Date Title Media Outlet
05/24/2018 Opinion: Why it’s time to get on board high-speed rail project Mercury News
05/18/2018 Planning Board Wants Virginia to Study Tax Based on Miles Driven Transport Topics
05/18/2018 Paying a tax for every mile you drive? Regional boards want state to study the idea The Virginian Pilot
05/10/2018 CAAMFEST 2018 – May 10-24, San Francisco & Oakland 8 Asians
05/08/2018 Toddy Thomas Middle School’s “Small Steps, Big Difference” Wins Garrett Morgan Sustainable Transportation Competition Mass Transit
05/07/2018 Norman Mineta documentary to premiere at CAAMFest in S.F. San Jose Mercury News
05/06/2018 Spencer: Experience, vision to rebuild EDC Lake Tahoe News
05/01/2018 MTI Survey Shows That Viva CalleSJ Delivered a Third-Year of Fun and Physical Activity for Participants Mass Transit
04/26/2018 The Continuing Plague of Vehicle Attacks: What Can Be Done? The RAND Blog
04/25/2018 MTI Executive Director, Karen Philbrick, Honored as Trailblazing Woman by YWCA Silicon Valley Mass Transit
04/25/2018 How Cities Defend Against Vehicular Attacks The Atlantic
04/19/2018 “An American Story: Norman Mineta and His Legacy” to Premier at San Francisco’s CAAMFest36 Mass Transit
04/18/2018 Learning From Israel's Experiences With Bus Terrorism School Transportation News
04/12/2018 Meet the woman making sure your gas taxes are spent right San Jose Mercury News
04/06/2018 New MTI Research Comparing Telephone and Online Survey Results Says “Yes” Mass Transit
04/06/2018 April is Earth Month: 19 Ways the CSU Champions Sustainability news wise
04/04/2018 The Political Backlash Against Tech: Good, Bad and Ugly Wall Street Journal
03/27/2018 Omnitrans Selects Connie Raya for Maintenance Director Mass Transit
03/27/2018 SoCal transit vet joins Omnitrans as director of maintenance Metro
03/27/2018 Connie Raya Has Joined Omnitrans as Director of Maintenance Inland Empire
03/23/2018 The Lose-Lose Ethic of Testing Self-Driving Cars in Public Wired
03/20/2018 Emergency Planning (CALCOG RLF Recap) CALCOG News
03/07/2018 Closing, and reopening, the Gateway drawbridge (Definitely, maybe) Politico
03/07/2018 As terrorists turn to 'lone-wolf' attacks, TSA adjusts its tactics Standard-Examiner
03/07/2018 As terrorists turn to ‘lone-wolf’ attacks, TSA adjusts its tactics Seattle Times