Pamplin Media Group – Westmoreland QFC plans to change how bottles and cans are redeemed > Oregon

QFC Market in Westmoreland decides to join New Seasons Market and embrace a new way of redeeming cans and bottles In response to customer concerns, the QFC store at 6411 SE Milwaukie Avenue in Westmoreland decided to remove the can and bottle return machine from the front of its store and introduce a new system … Read more

A Tennessee lawmaker says toll roads are not off the table in the discussion to ease congestion statewide

via Unsplash Tennessee law allows the state to pilot a toll road project. Officials have never done so, but a prominent lawmaker says now is the time to think about it. Gov. Bill Lee says he’s heard all the complaints Tennessee residents have about our roads, and he says his main focus during his second … Read more

New research would make clearing roads in Iowa safer during a snowstorm

New research and technology could help guide Iowa snowplow drivers in white-out conditions and warn them of obstacles, improve driver safety, and keep roads open in low visibility conditions. The Iowa Department of Transportation is working with Iowa State University’s Institute for Transportation to develop a system that will allow its employees to “see” better … Read more

Southern California container ship backup ends ~ California

Officials declared the end of securing ships in Southern California ports more than two years after ships began queuing in week-long queues that became one of the most visible signs of the pandemic-induced turmoil in supply chains in the United States. The Marine Exchange of Southern California said on Tuesday that backup at the neighboring … Read more

Southern California container ship backup ends ~ California

Officials declared the end of securing ships in Southern California ports more than two years after ships began queuing in week-long queues that became one of the most visible signs of the pandemic-induced turmoil in supply chains in the United States. The Marine Exchange of Southern California said on Tuesday that backup at the neighboring … Read more

Kentucky launched 509 transportation projects in the first year of the Infrastructure Act, a new report shows

National and State Data: artbahighwaydashboard.org WASHINGTON, November 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Kentucky committed $897.2 million in federal highway and bridge formula funds in fiscal 2022 to support 509 new improvement projects in communities throughout the first year of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), a U.S. review State to boost Treasury Department data 09/30 … Read more