Missouri Sees Increase in Amtrak RidershipOfficials believe the new trend may be a result of increased gas prices and successful summer promotions attracting new riders.
IDOT Releases First Footage of Newly Purchased DronesThe department's brand new drones took flight above Effingham, and Morton, Illinois.
Missouri Senate OKs Fuel Tax Hike to Pay for Roads, BridgesMissouri voters rejected a transportation sales tax in 2014, and proposals to increase the state's fuel tax faltered last year.
Cheap Gas, Federal Action Boost Missouri Transportation PlanBut the department confirmed Monday that its latest financial forecasts show the situation improving so much so that it now can afford to maintain all of the state's roads in their current condition and keep the number of critical condition bridges from rising.
Airline On-Time Performance Rises in July, As Do ComplaintsSpirit and Frontier, a pair of no-frills, low-fare airlines, also had the highest complaint rates among the 13 airlines covered in the report.
Hanley Road Resurfacing Project Begins, Will Mean DelaysEvery day, 33,000 cars take Hanley between I-64 and Pershing, which is being resurfaced.
Director of State Dept. of Public Safety Dan Isom ResigningDr. Daniel Isom confirmed with Sen. Jamilah Nasheed that he will resign his post as the recently confirmed Director of the Missouri Department of Public Safety.
Cars Striking Plows an Ongoing Problem in Metro-EastDespite mild winter, five IDOT trucks have already been hit this year.
Will Winter Weather Impact Wednesday Rush Hour?It's not the amount of snow rolling in today that has the Missouri Department of Transportation worried - it's the timing.
Missouri Audit: $376K Spent Flying Commissioners to MeetingsMissouri spent $376,000 to fly commissioners to meetings across the state when hundreds of thousands of dollars could have been saved if they drove instead, according to a state audit released Monday.
GM Releases Video To Demonstrate Safety of Recalled CarsOne day after the Department of Transportation refused to order GM to pull recalled vehicles off the road, the auto company has released a video showing tests they've done on the recalled vehicles.
Area Politicians Push Musial Bridge LegislationRep. Rodney Davis' bill is co-sponsored by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL) and Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO).