Deciding Whether You Need Blind Spot Detection

Those who’ve owned cars with blind-spot detection oftentimes feel as though this is a frivolous, costly convenience. However, anyone who doesn’t have this device will tell you that they want this feature in their next vehicle. Of course, this feature works differently depending upon the transportation manufacturer, it still serves the same purpose: It helps …

Bill Passed In Florida Allows Uber And Lyft To Transport Medicaid Patients To Medical Appointments For Free

On Thursday, October 10, 2019, a bill (HB 411) was approved by Florida’s House of Representatives allowing ridesharing companies (e.g. Uber, Lyft) to act as a transportation service giving Medicaid patients non-emergency transportation to their medical appointments. According to HB 411 managed care providers will now arrange for these companies to transport their patients back …

Who Will Pay For St. Petersburg’s New Transportation Services

Pinellas County’s Commission is slowly deciding how they want to pay for over $400 million in transportation services. After several meetings, almost half of the commissioners are leaning towards a 2020 referendum on sales taxes. The final decision will be made as soon as they receive a few more briefings from the county administrator, Barry …

Businesses Currently Testing Drone Delivery

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., and one of Google’s affiliates are currently in the process of testing how drone delivery can place drugstore products on their customers’ doorsteps shortly after they’ve been ordered. In fact, this same day delivery service will start being offered in Christiansburg, VA next month. This service will be provided by a …

Relativity Space And Momentus Form A New Partnership

Relativity Space is in the business of manufacturing technologies to create space equipment and rockets that are completely made from 3D printing. Recently they’ve signed a new paying customer, Momentus – an orbital transportation service. What This new Partnership Means As part of this deal, Relativity’s Terran One rocket is going to carry Momentus’ satellites …

Looking Toward the Future of Florida’s Transportation Service

The population in the Sarasota-Manatee region is continuing to grow today. As it does so it’s important to make sure to plan for adequate roads, bridges, and transportation services. This is why the Florida Department of Transportation and the Sarasota-Manatee Metropolitan Planning Organization held “Transform Tomorrow” at the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee earlier in …