Solving the Congestion Problem Doesn’t Always Start with Road Widening

There are many uncertainties for the future of transportation and with that comes a lot of unanswered questions. With a mere century of widespread public ownership of the automobile, our nation is faced with myriad challenges from funding infrastructure projects and drafting safety standards for autonomous vehicles, to incorporating “active” modes of travel and thinking…

Road Projects in Warren County

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet District 3 The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) District 3 area has been bustling with many projects improving roads throughout Warren County and the rest of the district. Resurfacing projects on KY 884 (Three Springs Road) and KY 2926 (Old Scottsville Road) were recently completed. A resurfacing project on US 231 (Morgantown Road)…

News from The Hill: Topper Transit’s Biodiesel Buses and Bike Share Program Hit the Ground this Fall

Western Kentucky University’s Topper Transit is operating their transit fleet using 20% biodiesel.  The biodiesel is a plant based oil that is a renewable energy source and allows Topper Transit to reduce their carbon footprint, thus improving sustainability efforts on campus. The fleet has new signage that reflects the initiative. WKU is partnering with VeoRide,…