mayors

Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Experts Discuss Autonomous Tech’s Effect on Freight

Plano, Texas, Mayor Harry LaRosiliere Plano, Texas, Mayor Harry LaRosiliere by Eleanor Lamb/Transport Topics

WASHINGTON — As they become more prevalent, autonomous technologies will bear a bigger impact on freight transportation, according to panelists assembled at the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ winter meeting.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
January 24, 2019
Government, Business

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu Calls Mayors to Action on Infrastructure

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu Landrieu by Eleanor Lamb/Transport Topics

WASHINGTON — Mayors must take the lead if they hope to improve their cities’ infrastructure with the help of federal partners, according to New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
January 24, 2018
Government, Safety

Arizona Mayor Commends Trump Administration’s Infrastructure Push

Mayor John Giles, Mesa, Ariz. John Giles by Carlos Delgado/AP Images for Siemens Corp.

The mayor of a city in Arizona praised President Donald Trump’s position on infrastructure at a U.S. Conference of Mayors roundtable breakfast Aug. 2.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
August 2, 2017
Government

VP-Elect Mike Pence Tells Mayors to Expect ‘Big’ Infrastructure Bill

Eugene Mulero/Transport Topics

WASHINGTON — The country’s next vice president arrived at the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ annual meeting Jan. 17 to deliver a message from, who else, President-elect Donald Trump.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
January 17, 2017