Latest Illinois Department of Transportation Stories

2011-07-13 09:13:00

CHICAGO, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An annual report released this month by the Illinois Department of Transportation reveals that Illinois State Police troopers continued to ask motorists of color for permission to search their car without cause at a higher rate than white drivers during 2010.

2010-09-23 06:00:00

AURORA, Ill., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- AAA now advises parents of infants and young toddlers to secure their children in rear-facing child safety seats for as long as possible, maxing out the upper weight or height limits of the car seat.

2010-06-02 06:30:00

- Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) sponsored the 34 unit order on behalf of nine transit agencies in the state - IDOT utilized a Transit Investments for Greenhouse Gas and Energy Reduction (TIGGER) Grant to reduce acquisition costs - Azure Dynamics technology is available to transit agencies throughout the United States via established contracts - Azure Dynamics has announced 177 Balance(TM) Hybrid Electric vehicle sales to a...

2010-05-18 08:58:00

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE: VMC) today announced the settlement of a lawsuit filed against the Company by the State of Illinois and the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT).

2008-10-03 12:00:12

LANCASTER, N.Y., Oct. 3, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ecology and Environment, Inc. (Nasdaq:EEI) has been awarded a contract agreement for consultant services from the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT).

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.