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
09/16/2008 Likelihood of train collision in Bay Area is quite low San Jose Mercury News
09/16/2008 Rail Safety: Bullet Trains Versus Ordinary Commuter Trains KCBS News
09/12/2008 Is America's transportation system safe? ABC News
09/11/2008 MTI Security Director discusses terrorism (Broadcast) KGO-TV News
09/11/2008 MTI Security Director discusses terrorism (Broadcast) NPR's Diane Rehm show
09/10/2008 Transit demands could stress riders Mass Transit Magazine
09/10/2008 Public transit use is up, but problems exist Watertown (NY) Daily Times
09/10/2008 MTI Security Director discusses terrorism (Broadcast) ABC News
09/09/2008 MTI Security Director discusses terrorism (Broadcast) CNN
09/09/2008 Survey: Public transit pressures could hurt riders USA Today
08/15/2008 High speed rail is a road to the future Gilroy Dispatch
08/14/2008 Tighter transit security needed now Vancouver Sun
08/08/2008 Interview wi Rod Diridon CEO Show
07/18/2008 VTA mulls ballot measure to raise sales tax for BART extension Conde Nast Portfolio
07/17/2008 New Public-Private Group Plans to Increase Air Traffic Capacity, Boost Environmental and Economic Benefits
07/15/2008 California HSR Route OK'd Mass Transit Magazine
07/10/2008 Route for California Bullet Trains Approved Oman Tribune
07/09/2008 Pacheco Pass Gets HSR Nod KCBS News
06/28/2008 Three-Minute Interview: Rod Diridon San Francisco Examiner
06/19/2008 Highways Suffer as US Uses Less Gas KCBS News
06/16/2008 Gas Moves Toward $5 a Gallon
06/10/2008 Analysts don't see $5 gas on horizon, but spikes still hurt Scripps Howard News
06/08/2008 $5 gas? To some, it's not impossible San Francisco Chronicle
06/04/2008 Union Pacific Railroad Balks at Selling Land For Bullet Train Inside Bay Area
05/31/2008 Group Confident Voters Will OK Transit Tax Arizona Republic