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
07/07/2016 Caltrans launches pilot program to study state mileage tax for road maintenance ABC 7 News
07/06/2016 Research shows bike sharers have lower rates of injury than other cyclists KPCC
07/06/2016 Public Invited to Sunday’s “Ghost Bike” Ceremony Honoring Virginia Murray Streetsblog Chicago
07/05/2016 Hey Area: How the width of BART tracks affects your commute KALW
07/03/2016 Getting Around | Should we pay for every single mile we drive? The Virginian-Pilot
07/03/2016 Chicago Victim Said to Be First US Bike-Sharing Death
07/02/2016 Friday bike-share fatality in Chicago believed to have been U.S.’s first Market Watch
07/02/2016 Chicago Bike-Share Death is First Ever in U.S. Fortune
07/02/2016 The Hill
07/01/2016 The response to every terrorist attack cannot be another checkpoint The Hill
07/01/2016 Even at $5 a month, Philly’s underserved still say Indego ‘isn’t for us’
07/01/2016 Virginia Murray, 25, Fatally Struck While Riding a Divvy Bike in Avondale Streetsblog Chicago
07/01/2016 Future Leaders of MTI's Summer Institute Tour VTA Mass Transit
06/30/2016 Your June 30 Pre-Trip: Texas crackdown takes 1 in 5 trucks off road Fleet Owner
06/28/2016 A new way to pay for roads — you use them, you pay for them Morning Call
06/28/2016 Americans support higher gas taxes, spending revenue on public transit Metro Magazine
06/28/2016 Four Eastern States Plan to Test Mile-based GasolineTaxes Fleet Management Weekly
06/28/2016 Survey: Americans support higher gas taxes -- really Central Valley Business Times
06/27/2016 East Coast states want to tax mileage instead of gas
06/27/2016 Group of East Coast States Mull Over Mileage Tax to Fix Crumbling Roads The Newswheel
06/27/2016 DE, PA, CT & NH Propose Pilot to Test VMT Toll Road News
06/26/2016 These Four States Want to Test a Mileage Tax Fortune
06/25/2016 Program would test taxing motorists by the mile Press-Herald
06/25/2016 East Coast states want to tax drivers’ travel, not their gas Washington Post
06/25/2016 East Coast states want to tax drivers' travel, not their gas Tribune-Review