TAM News

ATA responds to USMCA agreement replacing NAFTA

Chris Spear, the president of the American Trucking Association sent out a letter to members on Dec. 9 concerning the USMCA agreement.

MassCEC expands scope to include transportation sector

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, a quasi-governmental agency working on clean energy initiatives is expanding into the clean transportation sector.

Maine proclamation of emergency concerning propane transport

Maine enables propane gas delivery crews to transport such gas more effectively to Maine homes and businesses during emergency.

Regency Transportation participates in air quality research

TAM member Regency Transportation to participate in air quality research with non-profit organization.

ATRI research shows dramatic increases in industry costs

The following press release from the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) was sent Nov. 4, including a review of their most recent Ops Costs report.

TAM legislative committee meets with T4MA

TAM’s committee meets with Transportation for Massachusetts to discuss reducing congestion, improving the quality of roads and bridges, reducing emissions.

Fall legislative update

Currently, we’re focused on the rolling stock initiative, transportation finance discussion, and the governor’s CDL reform legislation.

Fact Sheet – Financing the Commonwealth’s transportation needs, ensuring trucking’s future

As the Massachusetts legislature continues to discuss meeting the Commonwealth’s transportation needs for the immediate and distant future, any decision must consider the impact on such actions on the trucking industry. According to a 2018 study by Northeastern University’ Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy, “trucks are a large part of the commonwealth’s economy […]

St Jude Charity Challenge fundraising extended to Oct. 31

No driver’s event this year, but the Truck Driving Charity Challenge is still on! Read more on how to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

MEMA releases Sept. 2019 newsletter

MEMA’s newsletter includes information on emergency preparedness month, hurricane season, the July Cape Cod tornadoes, Merrimack Valley Natural Gas Emergency anniversary, hazard mitigation grants, upcoming training classes, and more.