Smoke highlights ongoing upgrade
Aug. 28, 2017- West Virginia University: Sparks and smoke caused by issue with power rail contact arm.
Aug. 14, 2017- $56.3M project would link downtown and Wichita State University.
Commission member had investment conflict
Aug. 10, 2017- West Ashley Revitalization Commissioner pushed group to consider a transit technology he invested in (Charleston Post & Courier). "Commissioner Morris Ellison...criticized the planning effort because it didn't consider personal rapid transit as a possible solution to West Ashley's traffic problems. He then recommended ...skyTran, a personal rapid transit company he's invested in, and Mobi, a startup analytics firm he learned about through his business dealings with Israel."
Extremely Pod & Incredibly Light
Aug. 1, 2017- "Owner of pod transit system woos Marlboro": Designer of 100 lb. pod makes the rounds of Massachusetts communities. No mention of Marlboro being the site of Raytheon's PRT demonstration in the 1990s, at the company's Boston Post Rd campus.
Greenlight for PRT, 5 other techs
Jul. 28, 2017- India thinktank NITI Aayog tells the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways to permit six new transport technologies.