Transit Planning
Teamsters withdraw bid to represent XPO drivers in Erie, Pa.
Move affects 24 company drivers. By DC Velocity Staff Comment The Teamsters union has withdrawn its petition to represent 24 XPO Logistics Inc.
Jun 5 10:54PM DC Velocity

Pop-Up Block Party Closes Part of Major Denver Interchange to Imagine Safer, More Connected City
One of the most dangerous intersections in Denverpossibly in the entire state of Coloradocould be getting a makeover. Led by a local business improvement district, the intiative known as Over the Colfax Clover is aiming to redevelop the cloverleaf interchange at West Colfax Avenue and Federal Boulevard, which the community says is unsafe for pedestrians and bikers and doesn't get enough car traffic to justify its existence, the Denver Post reports.
Jun 5 9:55PM

No need for Europe to buy US gas at triple the price, will continue imports from Russia
Get short URL The US is force-feeding Europe its liquefied natural gas, which is three times more expensive that buying it from Russia, Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen said after signing a gas-supply contract with Moscow until 2040. While US politicians are accusing Europe of being dependent on Russian gas, they forget that American liquefied gas is two or three times more expensive than Russian gas.
Jun 5 9:41PM RT International

Delta's cargo division names Jalil to top commercial post
Company veteran to run all of division's commercial activities. By DC Velocity Staff Comment Delta Air Lines Cargo, the cargo division of the Atlanta-based airline, said today it named Lindsey Jalil managing director-commercial, replacing Kristin Colvile, who was recently named CEO and managing director of Delta's "SkyTeam" international airline alliance.
Jun 5 6:25PM DC Velocity

Apple Maps Now Supports Transit in North Carolina
Apple Maps now supports transit in North Carolina, enabling users to navigate with public transportation in several metropolitan areas across the state. The largest transit options supported include CATS buses and LYNX trains in the Charlotte area, GoTransit buses in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area, GTA buses in Greensboro, and inter-city PART buses in the Piedmont Triad area.
Jun 5 5:26PM