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The New York state Department of Transportation has fined CSX Railroad $10,000, saying it failed to report two oil train derailments within an hour of when they happened as required by state law.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, who ordered an internal review after a potent winter storm caught officials unprepared in January, outlined a wide-ranging plan Tuesday for responding to severe weather in the future.
A harsh winter has reduced the state's supplies of salt used to treat snow and ice-covered roads.
Connecticut Transportation Commissioner James Redeker said Friday he's willing to review whether it makes sense to add rust inhibitors to chemical road treatments used to clear ice and snow on state roads and highways, as his agency faces complaints from motorists, truckers and local fire officials about corroded vehicles.
A Wisconsin state lawmaker said Tuesday that municipalities should have the final say on whether roundabouts are built on state and county highways, saying local officials are in the best position to say whether they are needed.
State transportation officials are holding a public hearing on a plan to reconstruct an interstate highway exit near the Albany airport.
Transportation officials want drivers to be extra careful on Interstate 26 as crews begin to pick up debris from the side of the road from the ice storm earlier this month.
Connecticut lawmakers will hold a public hearing on a bill that would impose lengthy prison sentences on people who commit crimes with drones.
Crews are beginning to pick up branches, trees and other debris from the sides of South Carolina's interstates after the ice storm earlier this month.