"Major Funding Announcement" For Light Rail Expected FridayThe U.S. Transportation Secretary is coming to Detroit on Friday to make "a major funding announcement" that is expected to involve plans for a light rail system.
Snyder, LaHood To Announce $25M For Woodward Light Rail Officials later this week are expected to make an announcement about a trainload of federal money heading to Detroit for the Woodward Light Rail project.
US Transit Chief: Metro Detroit Must 'Get Its Act Together' U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood says he's ready to start funding a light rail passenger line and fast bus lines in the Detroit area if state and regional officials can finally work together on ending the metro area's status as the nation's largest without mass transit.
US Transit Chief Denies Grant For Detroit RailA proposed passenger rail system running from downtown Detroit to the city's New Center area won't get a $25 million grant that supporters were seeking, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said.
LIVE: Gov. Snyder To Announce New US-Canada Bridge In DetroitWWJ Newsradio 950 and CBSDetroit.com are your destinations for complete coverage of Friday's expected announcement on an agreement between Michigan and Canada to build a new bridge over the Detroit River, and the jobs that would come along with it.
Will Detroit Get A Light Rail System?Governor Snyder and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing are set to meet with federal transportation leaders on a possible light-rail system in Detroit.
LaHood Calls For Almost $15M To Build Rapid Transit Line In Grand RapidsLaHood says the line will offer fast and efficient access to the western Michigan city's central business district and relieve congestion.
Expanded Bus Transit Facility Dedicated In Grand RapidsThe $32.4 million transit center renovation and expansion was funded with $10.6 million from the federal Recovery Act and an additional $17.4 million in federal transit funds.
Plans For Light Rail System Reportedly Being ScrappedWord is expected to come on Wednesday that plans for a light rail system along Woodward are being scrapped in favor of a rapid-transit bus system.
LaHood: Chevy Volt Is Safe Despite Battery FiresTransportation Secretary Ray LaHood says the Chevy Volt is safe to drive even though the government is investigating fires caused by damage to the electric car's battery.
US OKs $150M Toward Chicago-Detroit Fast TrainU.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood says he's awarded $150 million to Michigan to buy a rail line for high-speed passenger service between Chicago and Detroit.
$25M Grant Will Go Into Woodward Rail ProjectMayor Dave Bing calls it a "landmark moment" in Detroit's effort to bring light rail service to the city.