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Charlotte bus driver union rejects contract proposal, negotiations continue

Independent Tribune 24 Sep 2022
Genna Contino, The Charlotte Observer ... WBTV first reported on the failed contract ... People are also reading… ... Friday, Sept. 16, games HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL ... Monday night, CATS officials are expected to unveil a design for the new Charlotte Transportation Center, which could move the bus facility underground and add retail, office and hotel space. .

Hamilton Avenue was the Road to Freedom

The Cincinnati Herald 23 Sep 2022
September is International Underground Railroad Month ... College Hill had an active community of abolitionists who were agents on the Underground Railroad ... By the late-1830s Charles Cheney, as president of the Cincinnati and Hamilton Turnpike, was appointing tollgate keepers who were friendly to Underground Railroad transport.

London’s blooming Underground: gardens flourish on the Tube – photo essay

The Guardian 23 Sep 2022
The Underground in Bloom competition showcases the ... Now, there is an annual Underground In Bloom competition, run by Transport for London (TfL), for the many stations going green.

Former TTC CEO Andy Byford ends 33-year career after London job

Canoe 23 Sep 2022
Former TTC CEO Andy Byford is wrapping up his 33-year career after two-and-a-half years working as London’s Transport Commissioner ... Transport for London (TFL) announced Byford is leaving at the end of October to resume life in the U.S ... Byford began his career working on the London Underground in 1989 as a graduate trainee.

Train strikes: new date added for October rail walkouts

The Daily Telegraph 23 Sep 2022
Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport workers union (RMT) will walk out on Oct 1 and Oct 8 ... The Transport Salaried StaffsAssociation (TSSA) is understood to have served notice that hundreds of members will also strike on Oct 1 ... More London Underground disruption is likely as a pay row between Transport for London (TfL) and union RMT rolls on.

How Maryville is using city revenue to keep services, infrastructure in check

The Maryville Daily Times 23 Sep 2022
Several other updates for water utilities were proposed to stretch through the next several budgets, including installing a 2 million gallon concrete tank reserve on Greenwood hill and replacing one, large underground pipe into multiple, smaller pipes to transport large amounts of water into the receiving stream.

One-Man Show About Polish Resistance Fighter, World War II Hero Jan Karski Premieres in New York

The Algemeiner 23 Sep 2022
A sculpture in the Polish city of Krakow showing Holocaust hero Jan Karski ... He went on to serve in the Polish underground resistance. In 1942, Karski risked his life by transporting a report that provided first-hand eyewitness testimony about the horrors taking place in Nazi-occupied Poland, including in the Warsaw Ghetto and a Nazi-run transit camp.

October train strikes: planned dates for upcoming rail walkouts

The Daily Telegraph 22 Sep 2022
Members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport workers union (RMT) will walk out on Oct 1 and Oct 8 ... The Transport Salaried StaffsAssociation (TSSA) is understood to have served notice that hundreds of members will also strike on Oct 1 ... More London Underground disruption is likely as a pay row between Transport for London (TfL) and union RMT rolls on.

Review: Rose, at Park 200

Islington Tribune 22 Sep 2022
Maureen Lipman in Rose. Photo. Mark Senior ... On the eve of the new millennium, Rose is 80 ... After the war she is shunted between camps for displaced people and is wooed by Sonny, an accident-prone, American sailor on board the Exodus 1947, a ship used by an underground Jewish organisation to transport their people to Palestine ... Until October 15 ... ....

Queen’s Funeral in UK Set Off Harsh Crackdowns Against Critics of Monarchy

truthout 22 Sep 2022
Transport for London, which manages the capital city’s bus and underground train network, ordered street musicians to stop singing on transit property until after the funeral, presumably on the dubious assumption that commuters are so all-consumed in grieving that a few loose ...

Iowa’s fertilizer industry profits as farmers struggle

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 22 Sep 2022
The Iowa Fertilizer Company in Wever, Iowa, on Aug. 29, 2022 ... (Erin Jordan/Gazette). WEVER, Iowa — When the Iowa Fertilizer Co ... Advertisement ... has signed on with the proposed Navigator CO2 pipeline, which would collect up to 1.13 million metric tons of CO2 each year from the Wever plant and transport it to an underground sequestration site in Illinois ... .

Pictured: War hero, 59, who was crushed to death by two Tube trains after falling ...

The Daily Mail 21 Sep 2022
A war hero who was fatally crushed by two London Underground trains after falling into the gap has been named and pictured as his family has demanded Transport for London (TfL) 'takes responsibility' on the first day of a much delayed inquest into his death.

Dad-of-10 crushed to death between two trains after falling into gap

Metro UK 21 Sep 2022
BPM Media). The family of a war hero who was crushed to death between two London Underground trains has demanded Transport for London ‘takes responsibility’ ... Samara Mohamed added ... ‘We as a family want TfL and London Underground to take responsibility to increase awareness of what happens on their platforms.’ ... BPM Media) ... BPM Media) ... BPM Media) ... Transport.

Eni seeks licence for carbon storage in British depleted gas field

Reuters 21 Sep 2022
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Erie drivers should expect more detours and traffic cones in the months ahead. Here's why

Erie Times-News 21 Sep 2022
West Second Street will remain closed between Peach and State streets until late October or early November as Penelec installs a conduit for an underground electric line. The conduit is being laid in preparation for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's Bayfront Parkway project.

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