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
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
05/01/2008 Gas Tax Holiday Opposed by Obama AP
04/22/2008 National Fuel Economy Standards ABC 7 News
04/22/2008 S.F. on verge of $4-per-gallon gas San Francisco Chronicle
04/11/2008 Road Privatization Finds Favor San Francisco Examiner
04/10/2008 Mineta Transportation Institute Study Finds at Most Californians Support "Green" Transportation Fees and Taxes YubaNet
04/09/2008 Bullet train coming to California ballots Christian Science Monitor
04/07/2008 Green driving ideas gaining support in polls Oakland Tribune
04/06/2008 State's high-speed rail hopes revived by bill Palo Alto Daily News
04/06/2008 Al Qaeda drive to recruit Westerners worries U.S. AFP
04/04/2008 Gas guzzlers pay higher fees John and Ken Show, KFI-AM 640
04/03/2008 Poll: Make gas guzzlers pay higher fees San Francisco Chronicle
04/03/2008 SUV owners: Make 'Em Pay Contra Costa Times
04/03/2008 Asha Agrawal's phone poll of 1500 California adults Calitics