Hours comment deadline extended, lawmakers protest cross-border plan, bill would allow truck safety tax credit, FMCSA issues CDL amendments and other industry news items are featured.
Diesel Emissions Reduction Act funding was eliminated altogether from President Obama’s 2012 budget proposal.
Act is a five-year reauthorization program to establish voluntary national and state-level grant and loan programs to reduce diesel emissions.
Act establishes voluntary national and state-level grant and loan programs to reduce diesel emissions by upgrading diesel engines and equipment.
OOIDA has been selected to receive $1 million to implement an auxiliary power unit project costing more than $2.3 million.
Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest is back for a second year. Submit yourself or a female truck driver you know! The first-place winner will win a trip to The Great American Trucking Show in August and will be featured in a story in Overdrive. Submissions accepted through March 20.
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