Legislative politics, industry influence, and financial pressures from an aging bus fleet helped shape spending.
Expanding passenger rail service in the region is expected to annually eliminate tens of thousands of tons of emissions.
After a three-year political struggle over spending authority, state lawmakers approved a plan with little fanfare.
State regulators are praised for the proactive step, but some warn electric vehicles won’t be a panacea for transportation.
As the coronavirus crisis ravages the country, biking is experiencing a renaissance of sorts.