Department of Transportation


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Noun1.Department of Transportation - the United States federal department that institutes and coordinates national transportation programs; created in 1966
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
FAA, Federal Aviation Agency - an agency in the Department of Transportation that is responsible for the safety of civilian aviation
Transportation Security Administration, TSA - an agency established in 2001 to safeguard United States transportation systems and insure safe air travel
U. S. Coast Guard, United States Coast Guard, US Coast Guard - an agency of the Department of Transportation responsible for patrolling shores and facilitating nautical commerce
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Alonto, this project shall be led by the department of transportation,' Eje however replied.
"As the Department of Transportation, it's your job to make sure New Jersey residents get where they need to go," Mazzeo, D-2nd District, said in a statement.
'Bunsod ng insidente ng pambobomba sa Jolo, Sulu at ng iba pang tangkang panggugulo, inaatasan ng Department of Transportation (DOTr) at ng Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board ang lahat ng Public Utility Vehicle operators na maglagay sa mga terminal ng akmang kagamitang pangkaligtasan,' the DOTr said.
He is the longest-serving department of transportation director in the nation and has led ODOT under three governors.
The Illinois Department of Transportation begins daily lane closures this week at the intersection of Route 59 and Stearns Road in Bartlett for an intersection improvement project.
In New York, the department of transportation reports an increase in contractors using unmanned aircraft for quantity calculations and routine construction monitoring, and to support model creation for automated machine grading.
Sterling Construction Company Inc (NasdaqGS:STRL) reported on Wednesday that its subsidiary Texas Sterling Construction Co (TSC) was the low bidder on the Department of Transportation (TxDOT) project worth USD65.3m in the San Antonio, Texas area.
Driven by the Federal Highway Administration, Massachusetts Department of Transportation officials have embraced the use of innovative construction techniques like prefabricated bridge units.
Sources: Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, Office of Governor Bill Walker, US Department of Transportation, Lynden
Department of Transportation ruled on Wednesday that Kuwait Airways' longtime boycott of Israeli passengers violates America's anti-discrimination laws.
Joe Pickett and Ron Simmons, Texas Department of Transportation Executive Director Joe Weber and Texas A&M University System Vice Chancellor Tommy Williams.
Researchers from RIT and the University of Delaware have collaborated with the US Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration to create a web-based version of the Geospatial Intermodal Freight Transportation System.

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