truck parking

Parking Solutions

Max Kvidera | January 01, 2012

Governmental efforts to expand truck parking continue in many states. The next step — providing real-time space availability information — is just around the corner in select areas.

Maryland offers truck parking during snowstorms

Jill Dunn | December 27, 2011

Pilot program provides truck parking in select park and ride lots during snowstorms of six inches or more.

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Overdrive Staff | December 01, 2011

Highway bill includes truck parking elements, court orders release of truck stop tiger, owner-operator finalists named, medical certificate changes start Jan. 30, driver shortage to worsen says FTR and more industry news items are featured.

‘Jason’s Law’ part of transportation bill

Jill Dunn | November 09, 2011

Expanded truck parking is a component of the Environment and Public Works committee bill passed on to the full Senate.

Missouri gets $1M to add truck parking

| November 01, 2011

The state will meet with trucking companies to decide where to locate additional truck parking on I-70.

Electrification of truck stop spaces revives

| August 30, 2011

As fuel prices spiked in 2007-08, a large majority of truckers' anti-idling interest was focused on dedicated auxiliary power units, which market expanded dramatically with a profusion of new manufacturers. This time around, with the ...

I-35 truck parking facility to be closed 2 days

| March 15, 2011

The facility on southbound I-35 near Coffey, Mo., at mile marker 81 will be closed two days beginning March 16.

Jason’s Law support continues to grow

| June 29, 2010

Monday, June 28, was the day supporters of the Jason's Law trucking parking safety and security legislation were calling for a united front from the community of drivers and others in the industry toward its passage; I was on the road ...

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