Tag Archives: Departments of Transportation

What’d you say? Archiving the conversation for public records

There is no doubt that social media is a standard practice for state DOTs and other transportation agencies. And, as with other standard government communications, public records and retention laws, guidance and regulation abound for social media. That’s right. Today’s … Continue reading

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Transportation Communicating is About More Than Cars and Highways

Even as the price of fuel remains low and national vehicle miles traveled grows on our nation’s highways, there is no doubt that bicycling — whether competitively or recreationally — is growing in popularity. Most states have policies and programs … Continue reading

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Boom! Wait, you have a cannon?

My friends at the Washington State Department of Transportation posted this photo on their Flickr feed recently. Amazing how a photo can offer a glimpse into the world of transportation. From WSDOT: “Avalanche Specialist Alan Willard yells “FIRE!” as he … Continue reading

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