Gov. Snyder Lays Out Transportation Plan

Michigan governor Rick Snyder proposes a new plan in an attempt to raise more than a billion dollars a year to fix the state’s roads.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2011

Waiting for the bus at the Northland transportation center (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas, File)

LaHood Announces $47.1M For Michigan Transportation

Following a meeting Monday in Detroit, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood has announced $46.7 for 16 Michigan transportation projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/17/2011

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MDOT: Amtrak Sets Ridership Records In Michigan

Amtrak trains in Michigan have set new ridership records for the fiscal year that ended Sept. 30 and collected $27.7 million in ticket revenue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2011

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Disabled Detroiters Fed Up With Poor Bus Service

Members of “Warriors On Wheels” staged a protest, Wednesday, outside the Detroit Department of Transportation’s headquarters on East Warren.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2011

The Detroit People Mover (WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

People Mover Fare Hike Considered

With a cutback in city subsidies, the People Mover could raise its fares for the first time since it began moving people in 1987.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2011

MDOT To Spend $274 Million On Road Work

82 miles of roads and freeways and 105 bridges in Macomb, Oakland, St. Clair and Wayne counties will be repaired and improved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/23/2011

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Another Rape Reported On Detroit’s Northeast Side

Word of the Friday morning rape came from Detroit Police who were announcing a partnership with the Detroit Department of Transportation allowing bus drivers to pick up people seeking safe haven.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/14/2011


Snyder To Announce 2 New Appointments

Governor-Elect Rick Snyder will soon announce two new big appointments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2010

Congressman Wants Airports To Ditch TSA

In a climate of Internet campaigns to shun airport pat-downs and veteran pilots suing over their treatment by government screeners, some airports are considering another way to show dissatisfaction: Ditching TSA agents altogether.


As Boomers Age, 1 In 5 Drivers Will Be Oldsters

Baby boomers begin turning 65 in January, and experts say keeping those drivers safe and mobile is a challenge with profound implications.