Omnitrans Proposes Route Change to Serve ONT – Public Meetings

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San Bernardino, CA — Omnitrans is seeking public comment on a proposed change to Route 80 that would provide direct bus service to passenger terminals at Ontario International Airport (ONT) beginning September 6, 2016. Meetings to gather feedback will be held in Ontario on July 5 and 6.

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Caltrans Commuter Alert: I-10 Redlands Pavement Replacement

SAN BERNARDINO – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) continues work on the $26 million Interstate 10 (I-10) Pavement Replacement Project. The project replaces concrete pavement in both directions of I-10 between Ford Street in the City of Redlands and Live Oak Canyon Road in the City of Yucaipa.

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Learn more by clicking here for the full version of the alert.

$9 million State grant for 27 zero-emission heavy-duty trucks in Commerce, San Bernardino, Fontana

Yard and service trucks to replace diesel vehicles in low-income communities

SACRAMENTO – On Friday, the State of California announces a $9.1 million grant awarded to the San Bernardino Associated Governments (SANBAG) for 27 zero-emission battery-electric yard and service trucks in three disadvantaged communities within the cities of San Bernardino, Commerce and Fontana.

Read the full Press Release here.

Greener Valleys 2016: Creating Jobs & Livable Communities

The restoration of local ownership and governance of Ontario International Airport has people talking about opportunity in the Inland Empire and the San Gabriel Valley. You’re invited to join in on Monday, June 13 at Cal Poly Pomona for the Greener Valleys II – a gathering of a broad range of leaders from San Bernardino, Riverside and Los Angeles counties to explore opportunities for collaboration across county lines on transportation, job creation and community development.

Michael Huerta, head of the Federal Aviation Administration, will give a keynote address aviation as a regional economic driver and how transit connections to airports can create opportunity. We’re inviting you to participate in discussion with local leaders and national experts on

  • the challenges and opportunities of building rail connections to Ontario Airport
  • possibilities for strategic partnerships for high-tech, bio-tech and high wage blue collar jobs
  • local opportunities for community development near transit
  • goods movement modernization and cargo-oriented development

Registration is $100. Early Bird registration is only $60. Students $25.

Greener Valleys 2016
Monday, June 13
9:30am – 3:15pm
Cal Poly Pomona’s Kellogg West Conference Center
Pomona, CA

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