Tag Archives: storm emergencies

CUTR Webcast: Flooded Bus Barns and Buckled Rails – Public Transportation and Climate Change Adaptation

Posted ago by zavacki

More intense rain storms flood bus facilities and subway tunnels while heat waves buckle tracks, stress materials, and threaten customer and worker health. These impacts from a changing climate threaten state of good repair efforts, safety, and mobility. Participate in …

Transit Emergency Planning and Response Assessment Initiative

Posted ago by zavacki

On Friday, August 13, 2004, Hurricane Charley, a Category Four hurricane, after passing over Sanibel Island in Lee County, made landfall on the south west coast of Florida entering Charlotte Harbor, directly impacting Punta Gorda and Port Charlotte in Charlotte …