Transportation

Selma City Schools Looking to Expand its Transportation Services

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Selma City Schools is looking to expand its transportation services in the district — to provide school bus pick up and drop off service — to hundreds of students. Students from School of Discovery — R. B. Hudson STEAM Academy — and Selma High — who live more than two miles away from school —…

Planned Lane Closures on I-65 NB to I-59/20 SB to set Beams Across the Interstate, in Birmingham

Weather permitting, the Alabama Department of Transportation will continue a project to improve the I-59/20 and I-65 Interchange as follows: Wednesday, March 21 st , ALDOT will close all lanes of I-65 Northbound just south of the Interchange and the I-65 Northbound Ramp to I-59/20 Southbound from 11 p.m. til 5 a.m. each of these two days. The closures are…

Volvo Teams Up with Uber to Produce Driverless Cars

Volvo is teaming up with ride-sharing company Uber to develop next-generation driverless cars, in a $300 million project. The Swedish car maker says it has signed an agreement with Uber to incorporate the latest know-how in autonomous driving technology. The vehicles will be made by Volvo Cars and purchased by Uber. The two companies plan to use a Volvo base…