transportation

Omaha
8:26 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Omaha gets $15 million federal grant for bus line

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A nearly $15 million federal grant will help Omaha develop a new rapid bus service linking Westroads Mall with downtown and major employers in midtown.

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Omaha
8:17 am
Fri August 29, 2014

3 cited in Omaha area on ridesharing allegation

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — State regulators have cited three people in suburban Omaha in connection with ridesharing, a smartphone-based service that's not allowed in Nebraska.

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Council Bluffs
8:13 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Drivers repeatedly slam into Council Bluffs bridge

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A low bridge in Council Bluffs is proving challenging to motorists.

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Omaha
11:34 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Use of alternative transportation encouraged during July

Bus fares are reduced in the Omaha metro area during July as part of the Little Steps, Big Impact campaign.
Credit Katie Knapp Schubert / KIOS-FM

You can ride the bus during July in the Omaha metro area for 50 cents.

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General News
6:06 am
Wed June 4, 2014

MAPA Seeking Public Input for the Platteview Road Corridor

Michael Felschow, Transportation Manager at the Metropolitan Area Planning Agency says the Platteview Road Corridor is a high priority because of the realignment of Highway 34.

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Nebraska
2:00 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

AAA Nebraska: gas prices down in time for holiday travel

AAA expects 36.1 million people will travel 50 or more miles from home during the Memorial Day weekend.

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Nebraska
8:12 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Traffic fatalities nearly on pace with last year

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The number of roadway fatalities in Nebraska has barely changed this year compared to the same period in 2013, and state officials say most of those killed weren't wearing seat belts.

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General News
6:06 am
Tue May 20, 2014

Amended 2035 Long Range Transportation Plan Available for Public Comment

The public is invited to comment on the Metropolitan Area Planning Agency’s amended 2035 Long Range Transportation Plan until 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 27th.

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Omaha
8:01 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Free ridesharing deal continuing in Omaha, Lincoln

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The ridesharing company Lyft says it will continue offering free rides in Omaha and Lincoln.

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Omaha
1:00 am
Fri May 9, 2014

Live Well Omaha Commuter Challenge focuses on alternative transportation

Live Well Omaha’s Commuter Challenge is underway through the end of September.

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