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Jason’s Law: Five years after the passing of its namesakePodcast

| March 18, 2014

In conversation with Overdrive's Wendy Parker, Hope Rivenburg, marking the fifth anniversary of the death of her husband, for whom the Jason's Law truck parking legislation is named, stresses the need for drivers to continue ...

West Virginia to get truck parking alert system

| December 10, 2013

The West Virginia Division of Highways will offer a guidance system to alert truckers to available parking via roadway signs and the 511 Traveler Information platform.

Drivers should complete National Truck Parking Survey by Aug. 1

| July 29, 2013

National truck-parking driver survey launched

| May 15, 2013

Here find out how to take the survey, created by Hope Rivenburg in part in concert with driver advocates Allen and Donna Smith of Truth About Trucking and aimed at educating the DOT on parking ...

States eye ways to keep rest stops open

| April 19, 2013

Louisiana and New Hampshire recently advanced legislation that would permit private sponsorship to help fund rest areas, while New Jersey has slowed down on the idea.

Georgia city mayor requesting driver aid

| March 03, 2013

Warner Robins, Ga., mayor Chuck Shaheen is hoping truck drivers will attend a city council meeting March 4 at 4 p.m. to voice their concerns over the city's two-hour parking limitation.

Mayor: Warner Robins parking ban needs compromise

| February 25, 2013

City mayor Chuck Shaheen calls for town council to compromise on the new two-hour time limit.

States losing support for rest stops, seek funding

| February 14, 2013

Recent year financial constraints have forced state officials nationwide to slice budgets, causing some state legislators to look for commercial support for rest stops.

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