Home > Tools > News > Opponents Ramp Up Efforts To Stop Longer, Heavier Trucks

Opponents ramp up efforts to stop longer, heavier trucks

May 17, 2018 at 08:10 AM CST
As the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development takes up consideration of a Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 appropriations bill to fund the U.S. Department of Transportation, opponents of longer and heavier trucks have ramped up a campaign to stop legislative efforts to make 33-foot doubles and 90,000-pound-plus GVWs commonplace.