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
07/27/2019 $2B in balance between zero-emission sales rate, state’s 2040 goal Daily Republic
07/24/2019 Planners Can Help Increase Opportunity and Fairness Planetizen
07/22/2019 The Effect of Electric Vehicles on California Transportation Funding Streetsblog
07/18/2019 Rod Diridon on VTA: A job half done
07/17/2019 California Middle-Schools’ Transportation Projects Honored in Prestigious Garrett Morgan Competition State DOT News
07/11/2019 Fleets with family-leave policies attract more drivers
07/02/2019 Women are Changing the Transportation Industry Fleet Owner
07/01/2019 Survey: Americans Support Higher Taxes for Infrastructure
07/01/2019 High School Students Participate in Summer STEM and Skills Program at NTU & Earn College Credit Native News Online
06/26/2019 Research Shows Little Consistency in ‘Rules of the Road’ for Micromobility Devices Planetizen
06/25/2019 TR News May-June 2019: Women and Gender in Transportation TRB News
06/24/2019 Support for raising the federal gas tax has risen steadily since 2010 Mass Transit Magazine
06/23/2019 Survey finds growing support for raising federal fuel taxes Fleet Owner
06/21/2019 Surprise: There’s Support for Raising the Gas Tax Streetsblog SF
06/21/2019 Grand jury report says VTA is most expensive, least efficient in entire country Fox KTVU2
06/19/2019 2 freeway shootings just hours apart in the South Bay KTVU
06/14/2019 2019 Future Leaders Development Conference (LDC) Recap Eno Transportation Weekly
06/13/2019 Uber Moves Forward With Plans For Uber Air In Bay Area Twoeggz
06/13/2019 Uber Unveils Vision for Rideshare Commuter Aircraft KPIX CBS SF Bay Area
06/10/2019 Metro has a new team running its rail operations. Here’s what makes it unusual. Washington Post
06/10/2019 Roof Of Historic San Jose Diridon Train Station In Sad State Of Disrepair KPIX CBS SF Bay Area
06/05/2019 Treasurer Fiona Ma appoints Frederick Jordan and Dr. Beverly Scott to High-Speed Rail Authority Peer Review Group Before It's News
06/05/2019 RCMP explores crimes against humanity charges for Canadian ISIS members Global News
06/05/2019 Report: Options for Dealing with IS Foreign Fighters Detained in Syria Homeland Security Today
05/23/2019 E-Scooters Need Uniformed Rules of the Road, Study Says KCBS Radio