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The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration announced it has filed a report with Congress detailing reforms it plans to institute to the Compliance, Safety, Accountability carrier safety rating program. Read more


The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is seeking approval from the White House to publish a “pre-rule” regarding hours of service regulations. Read more


Gov. Kim Reynolds received word that President Donald Trump approved her request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration for 30 counties impacted by flooding and severe weather from June 6-July 2, 2018. Read more


The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is scheduling a public hearing as part of its response to a National Academy of Sciences report aimed at improving the agency’s Safety Measurement System and the Compliance, Safety and Accountability program. Read more


Key components of freight demand are remaining solid footing in the 3rd quarter after the Census Bureau reported that total retail sales jumped 0.5% in July on a seasonally-adjusted basis from June’s levels. Read more


School days bring congestion: School buses are picking up their passengers, kids on bikes are hurrying to get to school before the bell rings, harried parents are trying to drop their kids off before work. Read more


The Iowa DOT has announced a deck overlay project on westbound Interstate 280, in Scott County, beginning August 13. Read more


After a court challenge stymied its efforts to give small manufacturers of glider kits a reprieve from challenged provisions of its greenhouse gas regulations, the Environmental Protection Agency has withdrawn an order to not enforce those regulations. Read more


Eight Iowa truck drivers will soon be heading to Columbus, Ohio, to compete in the National Truck Driving Championships. Read more