Independent carriers cannot run trains over the same line and underbid one another in offering transportation services.
St Joseph is a transportation centre of great importance.
Hadley, Railroad Transportation (New York, 1885); B.
But isolation and lack of transportation facilities have retarded its development.
If she had a method of transportation, that would be an alternative.
The exchange of domestic products between the states is greatly restricted through lack of cheap transportation facilities, and by the suicidal imposition of import and export duties by the states, either for revenue or for the protection of home industries.
Wichita is a transportation centre for the rich agricultural region surrounding it, and is an important market for broom-corn.
I meant living out here in the middle of nowhere with questionable transportation and no way to get help.
Some idea of the business efficiency of the C.R.B., as it was familiarly called, may be gained from the fact that although almost $1,000,000,000 was expended on food and transportation, only about one-half of one per cent was required for overhead expenses.
As main arteries for this circulation of water through its system great canals, constituting in reality so many branches of the river, connected all parts of Babylonia, and formed a natural means both of defence and also of transportation from one part of the country to another.
Before Dean could remember what Shanghai offered for public transportation, Fred set about taking care of the needs and concerns of the returning guests.
In both states, the Commissions have power over electric railways and local public utilities furnishing heat, light and power, as well as over steam railway transportation, and the Wisconsin Commission also has control over telephone companies.
In the modern age of communication and cheap transportation, food can be moved around the planet relatively easily.
The San Miguel river, which flows near, affords a means of transportation, and the town has considerable commerce.
The glass industry began in Wheeling in 1821, and there a process was discovered by which in 1864 for soda ash bicarbonate of lime was substituted, and a lime glass was made which was as fine as lead glass; other factors contributing to the localization of the manufacture of glass here are the fine glass sand obtained in the state and the plentiful supply of natural gas for fuel Transportation and Commerce.
Such bodies, established to appraise land for railway purposes, to apportion receipts and expenditures of interstate traffic, and in a general way to supervise railway transportation, had been in existence in New England before 1860, one of the earliest being that of Rhode Island in 1839.
It extended the meaning of the term " railroad " to include switches, spurs and terminal facilities, and the term " transportation " to include private cars, and all collateral services, such as refrigeration, elevation and storage.
The competition of the water lines is felt by all the railways, and the importance of water transportation is rapidly increasing.
D.) Rolling Stock The rolling stock of a railway comprises those vehicles by means of which it effects the transportation of persons and things over its lines.
year, and the continuous frost of winter is favourable to F the transportation of fish for great distances.
The production in Rutherford and Burke counties and their vicinity was so great, and transportation to the United States Mint at Philadelphia so difficult, that from 1831 to 1857 gold was privately coined in I, 22 and 5 dollar pieces bearing the mark of the coiner " C. Bechtler, Rutherford county, N.C."
Only less important and only less early to be established in Vermont was the quarrying of granite, which began in 1812, but which has been developed chiefly since 1880, largely by means of the building of "granite railroads" which connect each quarry with a main railway line - a means of transportation as important as the logging railways of the Western states and of Canada.
These prisons received all sentenced to short terms of imprisonment, the long-term convicts going to the bagnes (the great convict prisons at the arsenals of Rochefort, Brest and Toulon), while in 1851 transportation to penal colonies was adopted.
The invention of the railroad was a milestone in the history of transportation.
The Labour movement in Australia may be traced back to the early days when transportation was in vogue, and the free immigrant and the time-expired convict objected to the competition of the bond labourer.
Railway transportation is supplied to Vermont by parallel lines crossing diagonally every part of the state at about equal intervals and running in general in a N.W.
The resources of Matto Grosso are practically undeveloped, owing to the isolated situation of the state, the costs of transportation and the small population.
Johnson, American Railway Transportation (New York, 1908); L.
Owing to the size of the country and the sparsely-populated state of a large part of the interior, the transportation of the mails is attended with much difficulty and expense.
It was natural that this should be so, for the new transportation agency was so much more efficient than anything previously available that the people were eager to take advantage of its superior service.
Prior to its construction, a school bus could only pass over it empty, necessitating the children to alight, walk, and rejoin their transportation of the far side.
Hadley, Railroad Transportation, Its History and Laws (New York, 1885); E.
Natural facilities for transportation, afforded by the Ohio river and its branches, the Monongahela, at the northern end of the state, and the Little Kanawha and the Great Kanawha, are of special value for the shipment of lumber and coal.
The vehicles used for the transportation of goods are known as goods wagons or trucks in Great Britain, and as freight cars in America.
The use of tramways for the transportation of passengers in cities dates from 1868, when the first section of the Botanical Garden line of Rio de Janeiro was opened to traffic. The line was completed with its surplus earnings and continued under the control of the American company which built it until 1882, when it was sold to a Brazilian company.
In its industrial development Nevada has always been hampered by lack of transportation facilities.
It has succeeded in restoring the credit of these enterprises, and is proceeding with care and skill to form the lines into an efficient transportation system.
The most important part of railway transportation, that which was interstate in character, was left untouched.
It increased the jurisdiction of the Commission by placing under the act express companies, sleeping-car companies and pipe lines for the transportation of oil.
The most important natural means of transportation are the Ohio river on the S.
The product of the elevated inland regions is good, but the costs of transportation and the small profits afforded have prevented its extensive cultivation, and it is imported from the La Plata republics for consumption along the coast.
In 1882 the Florida East Coast Line Canal and Transportation Co.
The Little Kanawha, which has also been improved, serves chiefly for the transportation of logs which are floated down to the Ohio.
Both in England and in America this process of consolidation has been obstructed by all known legislative devices, because of the widespread belief that competition in the field of transportation was necessary if fair prices were to be charged for the service.
On the other hand, where, as in America, the great volume of freight is raw material and crude food-stuffs, and the distances are great, a low charge per unit of transportation is more important than any consideration such as quickness of delivery; therefore full car-loads of freight are massed into enormous trains, which run unbroken for distances of perhaps 1000 m.
Although this fact will not in itself make the companies liable to any process of reorganization similar to that following insolvency and foreclosure of the American railway, it is probable that reorganization of some sort must nevertheless take place in Great Britain, and it may well be questioned whether the position of the transportation system of that country would not have been better if it had been built up and projected on the experience gained by actual earlier losses, as in the United States.
The President was insistent upon the need of repealing the excess profits taxes and reducing transportation taxes and income surtaxes.
For transportation the North Saskatchewan is to some extent depended on for carrying freight by steamboats, but railways are widespread in the province.
On comparative railway legislation and the principles governing it, see Hadley, Railroad Transportation; its History and its Laws (New York, 1885).
Lancaster is the trade centre of a fertile agricultural region, has good transportation facilities, and is near the Hocking Valley and Sunday Creek Valley coal-fields; its commercial and industrial importance increased greatly, after 1900, through the development of the neighbouring natural gas fields and, after 1907-1908, through the discovery of petroleum near the city.
All his energies were now directed to securing food and vessels for its transportation and to directing its distribution in Belgium.
Its dedication recalls the transportation of the body of the saintly bishop of Lindisfarne from its shrine at Durham by the monks of that foundation to Lindisfarne, when in fear of attack from William the Conqueror.
Gephart's Transportation and Industrial Development in the Middle West (New York, 1909), in the Columbia University Studies in History, Economics and Public Law, is a commercial history of Ohio.
The first important industry of the state was "rafting" lumber from Vermont through Lake Champlain and the Richelieu and St Lawrence rivers to Quebec. Burlington became a great lumber market for a trade moving in the direction of Boston after the Richelieu river was blocked to navigation and railway transportation began, and in 1882 Burlington was the third lumber centre in the United States.
Above Ciudad Bolivar transportation is effected by two or three small river steamers and a great number of small craft (lauchas, bungos, balandras, &c.), using sails, oars and punting poles.
This scheme, which it was alleged would render transportation unnecessary, was eventually abandoned, and Bentham received in 1813, in pursuance of an act of parliament, 2 3, 000 by way of compensation.
With the change of the methods of transportation its importance has naturally declined.
C. Purdy), and Census of 1890 (report on transportation by T.
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Its trade is not large, however, owing to the costs of transportation.
For several years Wakefield continued to direct the New Zealand Company, fighting its battles with the colonial office and the missionary interest, and secretly inspiring and guiding many parliamentary committees on colonial subjects, especially on the abolition of transportation.
This high carrying capacity has worked in several ways to reduce the cost of transportation.
The use of mercury cups is open to many objections on account of the fact that the mercury becomes oxidized, and such instruments are not very convenient for transportation.
Accordingly, in 1811, Brougham carried through parliament a bill declaring the traffic to be a felony punishable with transportation.
In 1907 48.5% of all wage-earners were engaged in agriculture, fishing and mining, 16.3 in manufactures, and 17.7 in trade and transportation.
The lack of transportation facilities has been partly relieved by the construction of a branch of the Southern Pacific (American) from Nogales southward to Guaymas and the Sinaloa frontier, from which it has been extended to Mazatlan.
In mining regions where 'water transportation is interrupted during certain months of the year the mineral must be stored underground, or in great stock-piles on the surface.
Communications.-The problem of easy and cheap transportation between the coast and the interior has been a vital one for Peru, for upon it depends the economic development of some of the richest parts of the republic. The arid character of the coastal zone, with an average width of about 80 m., permits cultivation of the soil only where water for irrigation is available.
During colonial times and down to the middle of the 19th century pack animals were the only means of transportation across the desert and over the rough mountain trails.
It is visited by ocean-going steamers, and is the centre of the Peruvian river transportation system.
Rhode Island's water powers have been its only natural resources which have aided in the development of its manufactures, and its transportation facilities have always been inadequate, because of shallow water at Providence and scanty railway communication; but the state's manufacturing enterprises are of great importance.
end of the state and afford transportation facilities for the agricultural districts, but the mining districts of the N.
to Blakeley) railways, and by several river transportation lines on the Kanawha river (navigable throughout the year by means of movable locks) connecting with Ohio and Mississippi river ports.
On the other hand, the progressive reduction of mining and metallurgical costs effected by improved transportation and machinery, and the use of high explosives, compressed air, electric-power transmission, &c., resulted in California (as elsewhere) in a notable revival of deep mining.
The state central railway from Santiago to Puerto Montt crosses the province from north to south, and the Cautin, or Imperial, and Tolten rivers (the latter forming its southern boundary) cross from east to west, both affording excellent transportation facilities.
it was speedily resumed on an enlarged scale owing especially to the improved means of ocean transportation.
Modern means of transportation have made the voyage so cheap that almost any one is able to go.
The foreign whites alone constituted 10.4% of the total number of persons engaged in agricultural pursuits; 11.4% of those in professional services; 2 5.7% in domestic and personal services; 19.2% in trade and transportation; and 30.6% of those engaged in manufacturing and mechanical industries.
In addition to these, the native whites of foreign parentage constituted, in agriculture, &c., Io 6%; in professional service, 20.6%; in domestic and personal service, 16.4%; in trade and transportation, 25.7% in manufacturing and mechanical, 25.4% of all those engaged in those occupations.
Delaware has good facilities for transportation.
part of the state, connecting Delaware river and Chesapeake Bay, and thus affords transportation by water from Baltimore to Philadelphia.
Transportation.-Until the middle of the 19th century transportation facilities remained practically undeveloped in Texas.
In comparison with its other industries it stands also pre-eminently as an agricultural state; for of its 789,404 labourers in 1900, 371,604, or 47%, were engaged in agriculture, 129,006 being engaged in trade and transportation, and 124,803 in manufactures and mechanical pursuits.
The means of transportation is afforded chiefly by the steam railways, of which the state had 9,907.44 m.
Transportation facilities by water are afforded by the Mississippi river.
It was estimated that the project would furnish water for one million people, beside supplying power for lighting, manufacturing and transportation purposes.
An unusual density of urban settlement, furnishing excellent home markets and transportation facilities, are the main props of this new interest.
Historical priority of development, exceptionally extensive and well utilized water-power, and good transportation facilities are largely responsible for the exceptional rank of Massachusetts as a manufacturing state.
Of males (1,097, 581) engaged in 1900 in gainful occupations 47.1% were engaged in manufacturing and mechanical pursuits (77.9 in every loo in 1870 and 73 in 1900), 27.1 in trade and transportation, 14.2 in domestic and personal service, 7.4 in agricultural pursuits and 4.2 in professional service.
The corresponding percentages for females (1,169,467) were 46.4 in manufacturing (in 1890, 52 °A), 32.3 in domestic and personal service, 13.6 in trade and transportation, 7.1 in professional service and o 6 in agriculture.
Natives heavily predominated in agriculture and the professions, slightly in trade, and held barely more than half of all governmental positions; but in transportation, personal service, manufactures, labour and domestic service, the predominance of the foreign element warranted the assertion of the state Bureau of Statistics of Labour that " the strong industrial condition of Massachusetts has been secured and is held not by the labour of what is called the 'native stock,' but by that of the immigrants."
of Agriculture.) Excepting for extensive and rapid travel over the snow in the Arctic regions by means of dog sleds, the extremely limited transportation by dog travail (or sledge) in the Sioux province, and the use of the llama as a beast of burden Travel.
throughout the Peruvian highlands, land travel was on foot, and land transportation on the backs of men and women.
The Anatolian troops, ever the bulk of Ottoman armed strength, had to be conveyed great distances by inadequate means of transportation.
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While it is true that the building of railways, the opening of mines, the growth of the lumber industry and the settlement of frontier lands by hardy pioneers was rapidly promoted by this policy, it also resulted naturally in the accumulation of great wealth in the hands of a comparatively few men who were controlling lumber, coal, oil and railway transportation in a way that was believed to be a menace to the public welfare.
He was sentenced to seven years' transportation; but the judge, Baron Alderson, excused him the flogging.
They have also adopted the policy of selecting favourable town-sites on the uninhabited prairie, erecting grain elevators at such points, and furnishing transportation facilities by means of branch roads tapping the main lines of travel.
Then the great improvements in transportation caused competition in agricultural products to be felt, especially from the United States.
The factors which have brought about this reaction have been, as was already noted, partly economic, partly political: on the one hand, the pressure of competition from distant countries in agricultural products, a consequence chiefly of improved transportation; on the other hand, the revival of national sentiment and prejudice.
Hartford is served by two divisions of the New York, New Haven & Hartford railway, by the Central New England railway, by the several electric lines of the Connecticut Company which radiate to the surrounding towns, and by the steamboats of the Hartford & New York Transportation Co., all of which are controlled by the N.Y., N.H.
Tide-water Maryland is afforded rather unusual facilities of water transportation by the Chesapeake Bay, with its deep channel, numerous deep inlets and navigable tributaries, together with the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal, which crosses the state of Delaware and connects its waters with those of the Delaware river and bay.
Their life is still in many respects very primitive; their houses are generally built of logs, their clothes are often of homespun, Indian corn and ham form a large part of their diet, and their means of transportation are the saddle-horse and sleds and wheeled carts drawn by oxen or mules.
Scranton better grades of iron ore and of limestone were procured, and within a decade a rolling mill, a nail factory and a manufactory of steel rails were established, and adequate facilities for railway transportation were provided.
The board is specially directed to prescribe the manner in which the railway corporations shall keep their accounts, to examine these accounts from time to time, to examine the railways at least once a year, to investigate the cause of all accidents and upon the petition of an interested party to fix rates for the transportation of persons and freight.
The invasion was wonderfully accelerated through the I9th century, when the vast area of the treeless prairies beyond the Appalachians was offered to the settler, and when steam transportation on sea and land replaced sailing vessels and wagons.
Five main occupation groups are covered by the census: (I) agriculture, (2) professional service, (3) domestic and personal service, (4) trade and transportation, (5) manufacture and mechanical pursuits.
in agriculture, 18-4%; professional service, 8f %; domestic and personal service, 39,4%; trade and transportation, 9.4%; manufacturing and mechanical pursuits, 24-7%.
The basis of this is necessarily facilities for transportation.
The inter-state commerce commission, established by statutein 1887, is a semi-judicial, semi-administrative board of five members, with limited powers of control over interstate railway transportation.
The best-known lettres de cachet, however, were those which may be called penal, by which the king sentenced a subject without trial and without an opportunity of defence to imprisonment in a state prison or an ordinary gaol, confinement in a convent or a hospital, transportation to the colonies, or relegation to a given place within the realm.
Despite the increase in railway facilities, the waterways remain important factors in the transportation of the country.
So great, however, is the desire to shorten the time and distance necessary for the transportation of grain from Lake Superior to Montreal that an increasing quantity is taken by water as far as the Lake Huron and Georgian Bay ports, and thence by rail to Montreal.
The canal system of Canada, linking together the great natural waterways, is also of much present and prospective importance in cheapening the transportation of agricultural produce.
Meanwhile, till adequate means of transportation were provided, it was seen that city and prairie alike must wait for any large inflow of population.
The application of electricity to purposes of manufacture and transportation made the waterfalls and rapids in which the country abounds the source of an almost unlimited supply of energy capable of easy distribution for industrial purposes over wide areas.
Vivian, Transportation, Rivers of the Miss.
The compilation showing the changes in the rates of charges for the railway and other transportation services issued by the Division of Statistics, Department of Agriculture, U.S.A. (Miscellaneous series, Bulletin No.
71 the cost of transportation is compared year by year with the export price of the two leading cereals in the States as follows: Wheat and Corn-Export Prices and Transportation Rates compared.
As regards the British farmer, it does not appear as if he had improved his position; for he has to send his wheat to greater distances, owing to the collapse of many country millers or their removal to the seaboard, while railway rates have fallen only to a very small extent; again the farmer's wheat is worth only half of what it was formerly; it may be said that the British farmer has to give up one bushel in nine to the railway company for the purpose of transportation, whereas in the 'seventies he gave up one in eighteen only.
In the 1907 state legislature a county local option bill was passed in February, and immediately afterward the Sherrod anti-shipping bill was enacted forbidding the acceptance of liquors for shipment, transportation or delivery to prohibition districts, and penalising the soliciting of orders for liquor in "dry" districts with a punishment of $500 fine and six months' imprisonment with hard labour.
Means of transportation for these products are furnished by the rivers, which are generally navigable as far north as the " fall line " passing through Augusta, Milledgeville, Macon and Columbus; by ocean steamship lines which have piers at St Mary's, Brunswick, Darien and Savannah; and by railways whose mileage in January 1909 was 6,871.8 m.
There are seven directorias, or boards, under the prefect, each one assigned to a special field of work, chief among which are education, health and public assistance, public works and transportation, and finance.
- Situated almost equidistant from Chicago, Boston and New York, Buffalo, by reason of its favourable location in respect to lake transportation and its position on the principal northern trade route between the East and West, has become one of the most important commercial and industrial centres in the Union.
Almost all the great steamship transportation lines of the Great Lakes have an eastern terminus at Buffalo, which thus has direct passenger and freight connexion with Cleveland, Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee and the "Head of the Lakes" (Duluth-Superior).
296), an immigration of new elements into Suri - in that case perhaps one of the early representatives of the "Hittite" group. According to the Omens text Sargon seems to have settled colonies in Suri, and suggestions of an anticipation of the later Assyrian policy of transportation have been found by King (op. cit.) under the rulers of this time, and there are evidences of lively intercommunication.
6 The probability is that conditions remained very much what they had been; except that the policy of transportation was not continued.
Before anything was done, the need of improved means of transportation between Philadelphia and the anthracite coal-fields became the more pressing.
The volunteers organized as the Educational Commission for Freedmen (afterward the New England Freedmen's Aid Society), and the government granted them transportation, subsistence and quarters, and paid them small salaries.
It is served by the Chicago & North-Western, and the Chicago, Milwaukee & St Paul railways, and by steamboats on the Fox river, by means of which it meets lake transportation at De Pere and Green Bay.
How economical the methods of mining, transportation and manufacture have become is shown by the fact that steel billets have been sold at $13.96 (£2, 17s.
which separate the ore fields of Lake Superior from the cheap coal of Pennsylvania would have handicapped the American iron industry most seriously but for the remarkable cheapening of transportation which has occurred.
commanded his arrest and transportation to Constantinople, but the militia of Ravenna and the Pentapolis forced the imperial protospatharius to abandon the attempt to carry out his orders.
But the greatest improvement affecting transportation is the construction of a safe and deep harbour.
Whatever may have been the exact view taken by the common law, the offence was made statutory by an act of 1803, making the attempt to cause the miscarriage of a woman, not being, or not being proved, to be quick with child, a felony, punishable with fine, imprisonment, whipping or transportation for any term not exceeding fourteen years.
The loyalty and energy with which he acted under San Martin contributed not a little to the organization of the liberating army, to its transportation over the Andes, and to the defeat of the royalists at Chacabuco (1817) and Maipo (1818).
Its proximity to the coal fields of Pennsylvania and to the great markets of New York and Philadelphia, and its excellent transportation facilities by rail and by water, have promoted the development of its manufactures.
The large quantities of fruit, cereals and vegetables from the surrounding country, and ample facilities for transportation by rail and by the river, which is navigable from below the rapids to its mouth, make the commerce and trade of Grand Rapids very important.
of navigable channels in the rainy season, and are used for the transportation of produce and merchandise.
Commerce.-Ecuador has no merchant marine beyond a few small vessels engaged in the coastwise traffic, some eighteen or twenty river steamers on the Guayas and its tributaries, and a number of steam launches, towboats and various descriptions of barges engaged in the transportation of produce and goods on the rivers.
The fertility of the soil, the mineral wealth and the transportation facilities have given Illinois a vast economic development.
In 1900 more than seven-tenths of the inhabitants in gainful occupations were engaged in agriculture (25.6%), manufactures and mechanical pursuits (26.7%), and trade and transportation (22%).
The growth of manufacturing in Illinois during the last half of the 19th century, due largely to the development of her exceptional transportation facilities, was the most rapid and remarkable in the industrial history of the United States.
has stimulated the inventive genius; in many cases blacksmith shops have been transformed into machinery factories; also wellestablished companies of the eastern states have been induced to remove to Illinois by the low prices of iron and wood, due to cheap transportation rates on the Great Lakes.
- Transportation facilities have been an important factor in the economic development of Illinois.
The first transportation problem was to connect Lake Michigan and the Mississippi river; this was accomplished by building the Illinois & Michigan canal to La Salle, at the head of the navigation on the Illinois river, a work which was begun in 1836 and completed in 1848 under the auspices of the state.
He also advised the use of Federal troops to quell the disturbances in the city, on the ground that the government must prevent interference with its mails and with the general railway transportation between the states.
Nevertheless he was in 1872 condemned along with the other members of the Commune to transportation; but on account of his broken health this sentence was commuted to one of imprisonment.
There he became interested in the problem of passenger transportation.
For transportation facilities the town depends upon the railways serving Hoboken and Jersey City.
Copper is scarcely less widely distributed than gold, but the production of it awaits smelters and better facilities for transportation.
Its settlement and development is seriously impeded by the lack of transportation facilities.
Its foundations were laid by Sir George Grey, home secretary, when transportation ended rather abruptly by the refusal of the chief colonies to continue to be the dumping ground for British convicts.
Although Earl Grey addressed a circular letter t3 all colonial governments offering them the questionable boon c c transportation, only one, the comparatively new colony of Western Australia, accepted.
Accordingly, in 1853 the first Penal Servitude Act was passed, substituting certain shorter sentences of penal servitude for transportation.
The committee still clung to the old theory of transportation, and this in spite of the lively protests of some of its members.
- France has devoted very considerable attention to prison matters and is now practising the two extremes of treatment, the strict cellular isolation of the Belgian system and the penal exile or transportation which was long the English rule.
The transportation was well organized in spite of the difficulties of the terrain.
The invasion was wonderfully accelerated through the 19th century, when the vast area of the treeless prairies beyond the Appalachians was offered to the settler, and when steam transportation on sea and land replaced sailing vessels and wagons.
A state railway commission controls transportation rates, which are also somewhat checked by the competition of river freights.
The transportation facilities in California increased rapidly after 1870.
Vivian on " Commercial, Industrial, Agricultural, Transportation and Other Industries of California " (Washington 1890, valuable for whole period before 1890); United States Censuses, 1890 and 1900, reports on agriculture, manufactures, mines and fisheries; California State Board of Trade (San Francisco), Annual Report from 1890.
Coffee and hides are also exported, but the trade of the city has been greatly impeded by difficulties of transportation.
After the republican triumph on the 18th Fructidor (4th of September) 1797 his house was sacked by the mob, and he himself only escaped transportation to Cayenne through the influence of M.
Owing no doubt to the difficulties of transportation, wine was, in the middle ages, made in the south of England, and in parts of Germany, where it is now no longer produced (cf.
Sedalia is served by the Missouri Pacific and the Missouri, Kansas & Texas railway systems, and is a transportation centre with good facilities.
These rivers have been of great service in the agricultural development of this part of Chile, affording means of transportation where railways and highways were entirely lacking.
The private lines are located in the northern provinces and are for the most part built and maintained for the transportation of mining products and supplies.
The sea has been the only means of communication with distant parts of the country, and must continue to be the chief transportation route.
Their inaccessibility and the costs of transportation have prevented a development of the industry and a consequent improvement in stock, but the persistency of the industry under conditions so unfavourable is evidence that the soil and climate are suited to its requirements.
The geographical position limits the exports to mineral, forest and some pastoral products, owing to cost of transportation and the tariffs of neighbouring countries.
2 The legislature is empowered to appoint a commission to fix transportation rates for railways and express companies.
Cities and villages are permitted - upon authorization by the affirmative vote of three-fifths of the electors voting on the question - to own and operate, even outside their corporate limits, public utilities for supplying water, light, heat, power and transportation, and may sell and deliver, outside their corporate limits, water, heat, power and light to an amount not more than one-fourth that furnished by them in each case within their corporate limits; but no city or village of less than 25,000 inhabitants may own or operate' transportation facilities.
Although the importation was forbidden by the Chinese imperial authorities in 1796, and opium-smoking punished with severe penalties (ultimately increased to transportation and death), the trade continued and had increased during1820-1830to 16,877 chests per annum.
Atchison's situation and transportation facilities make it an important supply-centre, its trade in grains and live-stock being particularly large; it has large railway machine shops, and its principal manufactures are flour, furniture, lumber, hardware and drugs.
As any given region is opened up by railways, cheapening transportation, milling is apt to give way to smelting.
This rapid development is due to the excellent transportation facilities, and to the proximity of!
It is used chiefly for the transportation of Pennsylvania coal to New York, and is controlled by the Pennsylvania railway.
The Delaware & Raritan Canal Company and the Camden & Amboy Railroad Company, both chartered in 1830 and both monopolies,' had been practically consolidated in 1831; in 1836 these joint companies gained control of the Philadelphia & Trenton railway; in 1867 these " United New Jersey Railroad & Canal Companies " consolidated with the New Jersey Railroad & Transportation Company (which was opened in 1836 and controlled the important railway link between New Brunswick and Jersey City), and profits were to be divided equally between the four companies; and in 1871 these entire properties were leased for 999 years to the Pennsylvania Railroad Company.
This discovery made an important change in the position of the colony, and transportation, which had been discontinued during the previous year, was finally abolished.
Its importance is largely due to these transportation facilities and to the resources of the surrounding country, which produces timber, lime, cotton, Indian corn, sugar-cane, wheat, oats, fruit, melons, hay and vegetables.
Prior to the opening (in August woo) of the railway between Skagway and White Horse, Canada (110 m.), by way of the White Pass, all transportation to the interior was effected by men and pack-animals (and for a time by a system of telpherage) over these passes and the Chilkat or Dalton trail; the building of the railway reduced carriage rates to less than a tenth of their former value, and the Chilkat and Chilkoot Passes were no longer used.
This effort made under the direction of the Bureau of Education has been eminently successful, and in the future the reindeer seems certain to contribute very greatly to the food, clothing, means of shelter and miscellaneous industries of the natives; and not less to the solution of the problems of communication and transportation throughout the interior.
The gravest problem of mining in the interior country, even graver than that presented by the climate, is transportation; in 1900 the Tanana fields, for example, were provisioned from Circle City, about 125 m.
- The south-western part of the state, including the manufacturing, the quarrying, and much of the older agricultural district, early had fairly satisfactory means of transportation either by water or by rail; for the coast has many excellent harbours, the Kennebec river is navigable for coast vessels to Augusta, the Penobscot to Bangor, and railway service was soon supplied for the villages of the south-west, but it was not until the last decade of the 19th century that the forests, the farming lands, and the summer resorts of Aroostook county were reached by a railway, the Bangor & Aroostook.
Mining.-The mineral resources of Utah are varied and valuable, but their development was retarded for many years by the policy of the Mormon Church, which practically forbade its members to do any mining; more recently the development has been slow because of inadequate transportation facilities, and the inaccessibility of some of the deposits.
The shales of Utah, Sanpete, Juab and San Juan counties may furnish a valuable supply of petroleum if transportation facilities are improved; and there are rich supplies of asphalt-19,033 tons (valued at $100,324) was the output for 1908.
Communications.-In 1900 rather under a fifth of the working population were engaged in trade and transportation.
The lower valleys, plateaus and mountain slopes of this range are celebrated for their coffee, which, with better means of transportation, would be a greater source of prosperity for the republic than the gold-mines of Antioquia.
Of these, the Caribbean rivers are of the greatest economic importance to the country, though those of the eastern plains may at some time become nearly as important as transportation routes in a region possessing forest products of great importance and rich in agricultural and pastoral possibilities.
inland principally for the transportation of fruit, the trade of the port has greatly increased.
These centres of production are also separated from each other by high ridges and deep valleys, making it extremely difficult to connect them by a single transportation route.
With three exceptions all the railway lines of the country lead to the Magdalena, and are dependent upon its steamship service for transportation to and from the coast.
in 1906, of which 226 were built to connect with steamship transportation on the Magdalena, 49 to unite Bogota with neighbouring localities, and 108 to furnish other outlets for productive regions.
This industry has been greatly prejudiced by civil wars, which not only destroyed the plantations and interrupted transportation, but deprived them of the labouring force essential to their maintenance and development.
A railway was built inland for the transportation of fruit to Santa Marta, and is being extended toward the Magdalena as fast as new plantations are opened.
These minerals, however, are of little value to the country because of their distance from the seaboards and the costs of transportation.
In 1907 the legislature repealed all laws on this subject and required railways to furnish free transportation to certain officials.
In1906-1907the state school tax was increased from 11 6 cents per $100 to 13.6 cents per $100; an educational standard was provided, coming into effect in August 1908, for public school teachers, in addition to the previous requirement of a written test; a regular system of normal training was authorized; uniform courses were provided for the public high schools; and small township schools with twelve pupils or less were discontinued, and transportation supplied for pupils in such abandoned schools to central school houses.
It was covered with copper, was provided with "horns" at the corners (like those of Assyria), hollow in the middle, and with rings on the sides into which the staves for its transportation could be run (Ex.
The meeting at Edinburgh of a convention of delegates of the associated friends of the people, at which some foolish and exaggerated language was used, was followed by the trial of Thomas Muir, a talented young advocate whose brilliant defence did not save him from a sentence of fourteen years transportation (August 30, 1793), while seven years transportation was the punishment of the Rev. T.
The government, however, did not venture to carry out the grim sentence which the law still applied to traitors, and introduced an act enabling it to commute the death penalty to transportation.
With Smith OBriens transportation it practically terminated.
above its estuarine port of Cameta, for which distance the river is navigable; but above that it is useless as a commercial avenue, except for laborious and very costly transportation.
In addition to agriculture, the breeding of livestock, more especially sheep, camels, horses and asses, fishing in the waters of the lower Tarim, and the transportation of merchandise are all important means of livelihood.
Transportation along the rivers from point to point on either coast is easy.
The treaty of the United States in 1846 with New Granada, granting transportation facilities on the Isthmus to the United States, then preparing for war with Mexico, and guaranteeing on the part of the United States the sovereignty of New Granada in the Isthmus, has been considered the first step toward the establishment of an American protectorate over the Isthmus.
Hubbard of the United States gunboat " Nashville " at Colon forbade the transportation of Colombian troops across the Isthmus, and landed 42 marines to prevent the occupation of Colon by the Colombian force; the diplomatic excuse for his action was that by the treaty of 1846 the United States had promised to keep the Isthmus open, and that a civil war would have closed it.
The production of wheat, with the use of wheat bread, has increased enormously since the extension of railways has made possible the transportation of grain for great distances (see Grain Trade).
The transportation of the wheat from the fields of the northwest to the seaport is a business of tremendous magnitude.
The cheapest transportation in the world is found upon these lakes, the rate being only three-fourths of a mill per ton of wheat per mile.
above sea-level, where an aerial wire line is used for transportation to Chilecito in the valley below.
The navigable waters in Oklahoma are of little importance, and the state is almost wholly dependent on railways as a means of transportation.
Inasmuch as in every case the Lumbricidae from non-European countries are identical with European species, since it has been shown that these animals are very readily introduced accidentally with plants, &c., and in view of the fact that they are impatient of sea water, it seems clear that the presence of these Lumbricidae in other continents is due to accidental transportation.
The influence of the railways has been very great, and a constant drag on just taxation and other legislative reforms. In 1885, 1887 and 1897 the legislature created a Board of Transportation consisting of existing state executive officers or their secretaries, but this could do little except gather statistics, investigate alleged abuses, and advise the legislature, upon which the regulation of rates remained mandatory by the constitution.
Such was the only religious art permitted by the Christian sentiment of these countries, and also of the large enclaves of semi-Manichaean belief formed in the Balkans by the transportation thither of Armenians and Paulicians.
The colony was prosperous, but the free settlers were not at all satisfied with the system of government, and an agitation commenced in Van Diemen's Land, as well as in New South Wales, for the introduction of representative institutions and the abolition of transportation.
This system was abolished in New South Wales in 1840, after which date the island was the receptacle for all convicts not only from the United Kingdom, but from India and the colonies, and it was not until 18J3 that transportation to Van Diemen's Land finally ceased; in the same year representative institutions were introduced, the name of the colony was changed to Tasmania, and three years later the colony was granted responsible government.
This prominence in manufactures is due to excellent transportation facilities, to good water powers, to the ease with which labour is got from large cities, to plentiful capital (furnished by the large 1 The figure given above as the gross value of all manufactured products in 1900 includes that of all manufacturing and mechanical establishments.
Transportation of products is facilitated by water routes (chiefly coasting), for which there are ports of entry at New Haven, Hartford, Stonington, New London and Bridgeport, and by 1013 m.
Copper has been mined here since 1847, and notwithstanding the difficulties of transportation through a rough mountain region, mines were rapidly developed, and in 1855 over 14,000 tons of ore, worth more than a million dollars, were marketed.
This rapid industrial growth has been due in no small degree to the great natural resources of the state and its excellent transportation facilities.
Its rapid growth is due to its favourable situation as a commercial port, its transportation facilities, and its nearness to extensive forests whence the material for its chief industries is obtained.
Tilak was twice elected to the Bombay Legislature for triennial terms. Again indicted for sedition in June 1908, he was sentenced by a Parsi judge (Mr. Justice Davar) to six years' transportation, afterwards commuted on account of age and health to simple imprisonment at Mandalay.
Perhaps I'll steal a car for interim transportation while I cruise about, searching for a playmate.
Do you have transportation, sir?
The roads, if you could charitably call them such, had been cut a hundred years past by men who knew only their boots or a burro for transportation and had never seen a motorized vehicle, even one as hardy as a Jeep.
Alcoa serves the aerospace, automotive, packaging, building and construction, commercial transportation and industrial markets.
baby in a sling is the natural choice for infant transportation.
Overstock Transportation - ... carry a large selection of toy construction equipment including toy backhoes, bulldozers, and loaders.
I don't want to bring back the birch, the stocks or transportation.
burgh court dealt with all crimes except ones which involved a capital sentence or transportation.
Oakley and Darling both had their sentences commuted to transportation for life.
First Cellular covers several major transportation conduits that Industries connect St. Louis, Chicago, Indian.. .
disassemble for effortless transportation, has a stable frame for excellent maneuverability and is completely equipped for outdoors.
excellent for transportation purposes.
exhilarateine travel writing: it appeals to the same wish for exhilarating transportation out of my life that good fantasy also offers.
haul truck drivers are responsible for the safe transportation of goods and materials from the site to other areas using heavy goods vehicles.
Fold into slim form with integral carry handle during transportation or storage and unfolds with one easy action into full size highchair.
Visitors arriving from other parts of Korea may also touch down at Gimpo Airport, the city's domestic air transportation hub.
Here was a real translation, a transportation from place to place, not imaginary, for then Christ had been in no danger.
It identified four institutional impediments to improve co-ordination of land use and transportation policies.
included transportation to and from the Mendoza airport.
Transportation awaited the poor, or those whose right to land proved inconvenient to the powerful.
interstate transportation with the Freedom Rides of 1961.
irradiance of the lamp before and after transportation.
The potential application of magnetic levitation to transportation has been known since the 19th century and been implemented in numerous Magnetic levitation trains.
The RomÃ ntic is ideally lo cat ed on a street with ready access to transportation, shops and entertainment.
Cubic Transportation Systems, with WMATA, designed the two-year-old SmarTrip system, the nation's first mass transit Smart Card fare collection program.
mode of transportation that takes you from Point A to Point B.. .
Parvus offers rugged, commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) computing solutions ideal for avionics, military, medical, industrial, and transportation OEMs.
The Vehicles: A virtual showroom of every mode of transportation at your disposal.
The council's transportation spokesperson Councilor Duncan MacIntyre said: This announcement is a double edged sword. The new timetable will bring benefits to Bute.
sure-footed Icelandic horse is the only way of transportation.
The Makoko area is next to a large bridge, giving it easy access to one of Lagos ' main transportation throughways.
transportation of pallets to and from the warehouse.
transportation of coal, coke, iron ore and limestone.
All items are sold as seen and the buyer will be required to arrange transportation.
It will join a few others in cold storage to await transportation to the show.
The booths contain touch-screen information on onward transportation, local amenities, airport navigation, parking and live flight information.
It was CORE that forced the issue of desegregation in interstate transportation with the Freedom Rides of 1961.
Other than the obvious reason of having convenient transportation, are there any other pressing reasons for buying a car?
The hotel provides complimentary airport transportation throughout the day.
Aims to help create efficient, affordable, safe and sustainable automotive transportation.
Reducing waste removals to once per month from four times, thus reducing carbon emissions caused by unnecessary transportation.
transportation hubs will be greeted with a hand-held sign.
transportation infrastructure goes beyond its immediate platform.
transportation fuels derived from biomass cannot at present compete with fuels derived from petroleum.
Famagusta, the principal sea port of North Cyprus is also important for cargo transportation.
Our company provides service in the general commodity freight transportation industry.
Repair parts are picked up by the platoon using ground or air transportation.
He coordinates air and ground transportation through the support battalion transportation officer to bring repair parts forward and evacuate damaged equipment.
Balfour Beatty specializes in healthcare, education and road and rail transportation.
Options for reaching the resort include self-drive, bus or shuttle bus transportation from Seoul.
tryhe leaders of the convention were arrested, tried for sedition, and sentenced to fourteen years transportation.
Features heavy-duty construction with wheeled undercarriage for easier transportation of full drainer.
They were also victims of a policy which was determined to eliminate the criminal underclass either by hanging or by transportation.
They have no money for their transportation, for they are receiving starvation wages or no wages, at all.
Ann is a member of the London nuclear Trains Working Group, opposing the transportation of nuclear waste through Bromley Boro.
watercraft exclusion in section IIIB indicated an intention to confine all marine transportation claims to section IIIA.
It was in 1788, eighteen years after Captain Cook explored the east coast, that Port Jackson was founded as a penal station for criminals from England; and the settlement retained that character, more or less, during the subsequent fifty years, transportation being virtually suspended in 1839.
After the establishment of responsible government the main questions at issue were the secular as opposed to the religious system of public instruction, protection as opposed to a revenue tariff, vote by ballot, adult suffrage, abolition of transportation and assignment of convicts, and free selection of lands before survey; these, and indeed all.
Vermont is largely an agricultural state: in 1900, out of a total of 134,933 persons engaged in gainful occupations, 49,8 20 were engaged in agriculture, 36,180 in manufacturing and mechanical pursuits, 23,028 in domestic and personal service, 18,889 in trade and transportation, and 7016 in professional service; and of a total land area of 9124 sq.
In antiquity, however, it was evidently in use for the transportation of merchandise and even of armies.
Its organization was spread all over Russia; its procedure was secret and summary (transportation by administrative order); and, its instruments being for the most part ignorant and largely corrupt, its victims were counted by thousands.
Livingston and the inventive genius of Robert Fulton in the application of the steam engine to traffic on the water, had given to them a monopoly of all transportation by steam within the waters of New York.
and President and Judge of the same," and gives to him power to take cognizance of "all causes, civil and maritime, also all contracts, complaints, offences or suspected offences, crimes, pleas, debts, exchanges, accounts, policies of assurance, loading of ships, and all other matters and contracts which relate to freight due for the use of ships, transportation, money or bottomry; also all suits civil and maritime between merchants or between proprietors of ships and other vessels for matters in, upon, or by the sea, or public streams, or fresh-water ports, rivers, nooks and places overflown whatsoever within the ebbing and flowing of the sea and high-water mark, or upon any of the shores or banks adjacent from any of the first bridges towards the sea through England and Ireland and the dominions thereof, or elsewhere beyond the seas."
Under the old system of transportation it was a common practice to reprieve convicted felons as a step to induce them to consent to transportation to the American colonies (see the Old Bailey Regulations of 1662, J.
The corresponding percentages for females (1,169,467) were 46.4 in manufacturing (in 1890, 52 Ã‚°A), 32.3 in domestic and personal service, 13.6 in trade and transportation, 7.1 in professional service and o 6 in agriculture.
The government itself must be held partly responsible, as for the transportation of the mountain-bred Yaquis to the low, tropical plains of Yucatan (see Herman Whitaker's The Planter, 1909), but the influence of three and a half centuries of slavery and peonage cannot be shaken off in a generation.
In addition large numbers are engaged in industries arising out of agriculture; among these are manufacturers of agricultural implements, millers of flour and oatmeal, curers and packers of meat, makers of cheese and butter, and persons occupied in the transportation and commerce of grain, hay, live stock, meats, butter, cheese milk, eggs, fruit and various other products.
The administration is divided into eight departments: engineering and public works; sewer and waterworks construction; sanitation and transportation; assessments and collections; police, fire, law and schools.
Vernon, Ohio, on the 1st of May against the war and military proceedings, was arrested on the 5th of May by General Burnside, tried by military commission, and sentenced on the 16th to imprisonment; a writ of habeas corpus had been refused, and the sentence was changed by the president to transportation beyond the military lines.
For fifty years transportation (see Deportation) had been in England the principal form of secondary punishment for crime.
Denounced a second time, he defended himself by pleading that he had acted for the cause of the Revolution, but was condemned with Bathe and Billaud-Varenne to transportation to'Cayenne (March 1795), where he died early in 1796.
Here large herds of reindeer roam free and the sure-footed Icelandic horse is the only way of transportation.
This will include transportation of pallets to and from the warehouse.
The expanded internal railroad system was used for the transportation of coal, coke, iron ore and limestone.
Arrivals in airports and other transportation hubs will be greeted with a hand-held sign.
A computer failure in the transportation infrastructure goes beyond its immediate platform.
In addition there are several other areas in highly visible locations which would benefit from enhancement, for example on main transportation corridors.
Similarly, transportation fuels derived from biomass cannot at present compete with fuels derived from petroleum.
The leaders of the convention were arrested, tried for sedition, and sentenced to fourteen years transportation.
The Carolina Transportation Airport Express shuttle service operates to the uptown area, major hotels and most business districts.
Ann is a member of the London Nuclear Trains Working Group, opposing the transportation of nuclear waste through Bromley Boro.
The watercraft exclusion in section IIIB indicated an intention to confine all marine transportation claims to section IIIA.
Additionally, the Humber Sea Terminal offers fully bonded contract warehousing and transportation facilities as well as the traditional wharfage facility.
Transportation Guidelines - Particularly important for out of school care when the day care facility transports kids to and from school and for programs that take field trips.
Benefits-What type of benefits will be offered regarding vacation leave, sick leave, medical insurance, transportation, etc?
Home Information-This may include regulations pertaining to the location, indoor/outdoor areas, transportation, and emergency procedures.
Not only do disposable diapers create untold amounts of waste, they also require a lot more manufacturing and transportation work than cloth diapers.
Optional coverage includes towing and labor, substitute transportation, and collision/comprehensive, among others.
Check for model recalls with the National Highway Transportation Safety (NHTSA) Web site or calling 1-800-424-9393.
Transportation: While a large tree may be a grand decoration, it can also be difficult to transport home without scratching a vehicle or distorting the size of the tree.
Locally grown trees may be more ecologically sound because they do not require extra transportation, and they may be less expensive than imported trees.
Christmas tree costs vary greatly depending on the type of tree, its size, where it originated, shipping charges (or transportation costs for trees shipped to lots in a different area), and other factors.
Class A owners will often tow a car to use for local transportation while camping.
There are two ratings that a helmet should have: a Snell rating and a DOT (Department of Transportation).
Buying online is also very convenient, as you do not have to worry about store hours or transportation to and from a store.
If you are traveling by land transportation, use the Blue Diamond Interchange on I-15.
The limousine service also has transportation for private parties.
Many of the hotels in the area offer Shop and Stay packages that typically include transportation to and from the mall and a mallwide gift card.
The Aurora outlet mall is an easy shopping center to reach with any transportation method.
For specific directions by car, make sure you check out the detailed list and the area map under the "Directions & Transportation" heading on the website.
The Windy City Limousine Company provides transportation to the mall.
Although they're not the most convenient mode of transportation for mall trips, these carriers are ideal for those pesky veterinarian visits and road trips that can really rile up your pet.
Your total annual transportation costs - that's car payment, gas, insurance and upkeep - shouldn't be more than 20-25 percent of your take home pay.
Remember, if you don't pay off secured debts, such as housing and transportation, they can be foreclosed on or repossessed.
Since losing a place to live or means of transportation can be disastrous, these responsibilities take first priority.
The average American has nearly $9,000 in credit card debt alone - that does not include a mortgage, transportation, student loans or medical costs.
This means your rent or mortgage, utilities, transportation, credit card payments, even that morning cup of coffee.
Invest in a file cabinet or folders labeled for housing, transportation, taxes and health care expenses.
Similarly, many people assume that the greatest expenditures they have are their monthly bills and living expenses such as housing, groceries, utilities, and transportation.
If your room is not available then the hotel will get you a comparable room at a nearby hotel and provide transportation to the new location.
Travel Accident Insurance - Covered for accidental death or dismemberment while traveling on an airplane or other public transportation if tickets were purchased using the Black Card.
These points can be used for airline travel, hotel stays, transportation rentals and to obtain merchandise and services.
The Amish still use horse drawn buggies for transportation and this is a common sight on the rural highways in Pennsylvania.
For drivers concerned about the economic and environmental impact of fossil fuels, hybrid cars present a great option for affordable, green transportation.
Topics range from green alternatives to transportation to green building and remodeling practices and even natural health.
Using public transportation: Every vehicle less on the road helps; if you can't take a train or bus, then carpool when possible.
Ethanol accounts for about twenty percent of fuel used in transportation, with that percentage increasing.
Walk, ride a bike or take public transportation whenever possible.
Leave the SUV at home and walk, ride a bike or take public transportation whenever possible>.
And the more food that's raised locally cuts down on carbon emissions associated with food transportation, to say nothing of the energy costs of a battery farm.
Jobs ranging from farming to production to transportation would be created with the development of biofuels.
These include using public transportation when it is available, using a bicycle for short distances, considering hybrid cars or vehicles that use alternative fuels, and investigating city car share schemes.
A car share scheme simply allows people to share transportation.
This makes them especially useful for RVs, boats, and other types of transportation.
Automobiles: Carbon emissions from the burning of gasoline to power cars, trucks, and other methods of transportation is one of the leading global warming causes in the United States.
Carpooling and using mass transportation, such as buses and trains, reduces the amount of greenhouse gas released into the environment.
The five things are to set limits on global warming pollution, invest in more green jobs and energy, drive cars that get better gas mileage, build green homes and buildings, and build better transportation networks.
Take mass transportation, carpool, or walk whenever possible to reduce carbon emissions.
Renewable, non-polluting energy sources are useful for electricity generation, transportation fuels, and heating and cooling.
Carpool, ride a bike, or use public transportation to save fuel and reduce carbon emissions.
This organic plant matter, or biomass, is a source of energy for electricity production and transportation fuel.
The green folk are carpooling, riding their bikes, walking or using public transportation to get to work.
It can sometimes be very easy to think that going green involves being completely self sufficient, living off grid, generating your own energy, growing your own food and only using a bicycle for transportation.
Locate your home so that you can walk to public transportation, stores and your place of work in order to reduce pollution from cars and save money.
Take public transportation when possible.
Many poor countries lack public transportation and residents can't afford their own personal vehicles.
In such paces, bicycles are the ideal transportation method, both for carrying cargo and for simply getting from point A to point B.
This makes it better for the environment and means these bikes are a more affordable transportation option.
It's estimated that just the transportation of oil is responsible for .0001 percent of oil contamination in water.
Companies use huge amounts of fuel for transportation and shipping purposes, all of which release extra emissions.
To get to places that are further away, consider using public transportation, like a bus or train.
Nuclear power can give off radiation, at the mining source, during transportation of raw materials, at the reactor itself, and from leaks of improperly contained waste.
According the ELPC, the Midwest is responsible for roughly 20 percent of the entire nation's carbon footprint, thanks to a heritage of coal plants and transportation.
Transportation and manufacturing processes create carbon dioxide as well.
Buying wholesale furniture is buying furniture directly from the importer or manufacturer, thus saving the markups added by the retailers and the transportation costs to get the furniture to the retail stores.
Today, travel regulations may prohibit you from carrying cosmetics onboard your chosen method of transportation, but train cases still make wise investments for everyday organization, and storing, of cosmetics and personal products.
Use your own transportation to get there and leave on your own when the first date is over.
Even if your Internet date suggests picking you up, make your own transportation arrangements.
It's always a good idea to compare prices, amenities and proximity to conveniences such as public transportation and grocery stores.
There are scores of websites on the Internet that purport to give you the best deals on transportation and accommodations.
Remembering that one of the primary goals is to seek a balance between what is eaten and how it is produced, farming and transportation issues are significant.
By choosing foods that are in season, one can avoid aiding in additional pollution and waste due to transportation by train, truck, ship or plane.
From farming practices and transportation to processing and preparing, every decision impacts the next.
At the time, skis were the only viable form of transportation.
When looking at the history of snow skiing, it becomes clear that skiing was first used as a form of transportation.
Historians suggest that this type of ski was used as a means of transportation, hunting and warfare in the Mountains of China.
They soon discovered that skis were the only viable method of transportation.
Ski historians tell us that approximately 6300 years ago, skiing was used as a mode of transportation.
It's best to trust your transportation needs to a professional.
Location: Is the resort within reasonable proximity to airports or other forms of transportation?
There is no public transportation to the local ski resorts.
These experiences cost more than $800 per person and include a guide, transportation and a meal on the mountain.
These packages can take the guesswork out of navigating flights, hotel reservations and transportation to and from the ski resort.
If you don't like driving or traveling via public transportation, taking a position that requires you to spend a long time on the road each day can result in a significant amount of work related stress.
Factor in shoes, hair, nails, transportation, and a stunning dress, and you begin to see why proms can be expensive.
The map view feature also allows teens to view where potential jobs are in relation to their home, which may be especially helpful for teens who will have to walk or take public transportation in order to get to work.
Living expenses can be overwhelming as well as transportation costs to and from work.
Those who live in rural areas may either need to find transportation or ask that the kids be brought to their home for babysitting (always check with your own parents first to make sure this is okay).
If you are not yet driving, consider transportation issues.
This essential mineral is vital to oxygen transportation in the body, as well as several metabolic reactions.
Intoxicated guests should be asked to leave the premises by the catering manager and the support of the wedding host, with supervised transportation arranged.
Cost: Elaborate updos and matching hair highlights can be expensive for attendants who have already purchased bridal party dresses, wedding gifts, and transportation to the celebration.
If you're not looking for a novelty or super stretch limousine, one specializing only in transportation might be easier on your wallet.
If you will not be hiring a limousine service for your wedding transportation needs, do appoint a designated driver.
For weddings, a smaller limo bus may be the perfect answer for your limo transportation to your wedding reception.
A good limo driver will make sure that you can relax and enjoy your special day without worrying about transportation for your bridal party.
Transportation to and from your wedding is essential, so why not make it extraordinary?
If you have a beach wedding that is further than 30 or 60 miles from the studio, you might have to pay a mileage or transportation fee.
If you have transportation to a secluded outdoor spot (via horse and buggy or white limousine, perhaps?), you could decorate that, too.
Orbitz.com, where you can compare prices in different transportation combinations, such as airfare plus car, airfare plus car and hotel, and more.
Different items are included in each package, ranging from flowers to photographers to receptions to transportation to accommodations.
Arrange the transportation or limousine services.
Transportation: Figuring out a plan to get all of the delicate homemade candies to the reception on the day of the wedding may be more hassle than it is worth.
Transportation is provided for the minister and photographer as well.
Therefore, many couples choose to use the helicopter as part of the transportation to their wedding ceremony site and then tour the location after the ceremony.
It's best if you can have transportation available for the addict to go straight to the drug or alcohol program location.
Other themes include construction, aviation, fire trucks, water or bathtubs, blocks and toys, sports and bicycles or transportation patterns.
While you're in L.A., should you decide to do anything besides celeb hunt, Starline also offers transportation to many other destinations of choice, such as Disneyland, Venice Beach, Las Vegas, and along the California coast.
Jason Wahler's past encounters with the law include punching a Los Angeles Department of Transportation worker and a tow truck driver in September 2006, for which he received a 60-day jail sentence that begins in May.
She was booked for suspicion of driving under the influence, driving with a suspended license and two charges for possession and transportation of cocaine.
Phillips was attempting to board a flight at the busy airport when she went through a screening by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
The Sharon Osbourne Colon Cancer Program helps patients in a number of ways, including in-home care and transportation to and from the hospital.
From there, you can further narrow your browsing in categories like Poetic, Animal Prints, Sports & Transportation and Favorites.
E-learning allows you to save on transportation costs and other miscellaneous expenses.
The costs of insurance, gas, and maintenance are substantial, and most college towns and cities are very accessible by public transportation.
Include amounts for tuition, supplies, transportation, textbooks, room and board (if applicable), and miscellaneous expenses.
Ramsay Way, STE 112, Kent, WA 98032 (253) 856-9595Located in the middle of the city, the Kent Campus is ideal for AA degree students who are seeking flexible course schedules, small class sizes, and easy access to transportation.
These components include telecommunications, transportation, energy, water, postal and shipping services, public health and emergency services.
However, all of the programs are designed to be accessible to those with limited schedules or transportation.
These tours will also return you to the dock, and the cost of transportation is included in the shore excursion price.
Be sure to agree on a fare before taking a cab ride, horse-drawn carriage, or other transportation or else you may find the price significantly higher than necessary.
Experienced guides offer expert advice and insight to local attractions, and comfortable private transportation and accommodations are conveniently arranged.
For passengers planning to arrive by air, The city's International Airport is just northwest of downtown, and shuttle, bus, and taxi transportation is plentiful.
Guests provide cover their own transportation costs.
Cruise lines will usually assist couples in choosing a port of call location for the wedding as well as provide transportation to the location specifically for the couple, their guests, and the officiate.
During the busy summer months, Princess Cruise Line provides land transportation services for its tour divisions in Alaska and Canada.
In addition, rather than having to book a hotel reservation, and then make restaurant, activity and ground transportation reservations, a cruise to nowhere has everything conveniently located in one place, usually for one price.
Additionally, cruise lines often offer package deals where your pre- and post-cruise accommodations and transportation are included in one low price.
The ship departs from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, so be sure to factor transportation to the port into your total cost when you calculate the cheapest price for MSC cruises in Caribbean waters.
You may need to budget for airfare or other transportation to and from the port.
Most packages cover shore excursion fees, ground transportation to and from the cruise ship, port of call costs and hotel expenses.
Environmental standards are closely regulated to ensure preservation of one of the most isolated archipelagos left on earth, thus travel by water is restricted to small, environmentally regulated modes of transportation.
The all-inclusive Nile honeymoon boat cruise in Egypt features gourmet meals, ground transportation, guided sightseeing tours and airport transfers.
Getting transportation to Disney Cruise Lines is not hard.
The company helps passengers with transportation issues during the reservation process, but some flexibility is required.
For those taking the Disney Magic or Disney Dream from Port Canaveral to the Caribbean or Bahamas, Disney Cruise Lines help arrange your transportation.
It is important to plan for air transportation as early as possible.
If you do, the company provides you with ground transportation from the airport to the cruise terminal, without any additional cost.
When you book your cruise and transportation through Disney Cruise Lines, the company will send a Documentation Packet that contains all the information you need to get to the cruise port.
You will receive vouchers for your ground transportation on Disney's Magical Express, the motor coach bus offered by Disney.
After you land in Orlando, follow the signs that take you to the ground transportation level.
Transportation to Disney Cruise Lines is straightforward and easy to manage when you use the company's services.
If you don't you will need to book your own transportation through a travel agent or other means.
If you wish to book transportation to Disney Cruise Lines on your own that option is available.
If you decide to book flights outside the Disney transportation options, it is a good idea to contact Disney Cruise Lines to make ground transfer arrangements to get you from the airport to the terminal.
A fee for all necessary transportation forms/paperwork.
A transportation fee from the point of entry to the quarantine facility.
If you decide all is in good order, then all that's left is to pay your fees and arrange your new pup's transportation.
Travel in the car and other modes of transportation, if you can.
However, circumstances sometimes call for a pet to travel by public transportation, such as an airplane.
Check references or consumer reports for information on a transportation service's pet travel track record.
Supplies: Make sure you have the right type of pet carrier or crate necessary for the trip that will keep your dog comfortable and meet any necessary transportation regulations.
To find a reputable pet transport company, ask your veterinarian for a recommendation or visit the International Pet and Animal Transportation Association (IPATA) website to find an experienced pet shipper.
Whether you are a serious bicycling enthusiast or simply enjoy an occasional casual bike ride, wearing a bicycle necklace is a great way to show off your love for this two wheeled mode of transportation.
Organic cotton school clothing, made in USA, is a great way to teach children about important environmental issues like sustainable farming and the effects of transportation on the environment.
Investigation of airplane accidents in the United States, along with other public transportation issues, are the responsibility of the National Traffic Safety Board, or NTSB.
By working together and using school bus safety materials, parents and teachers can help to keep students safe when using this method of transportation.
Whether you ride a bicycle for pleasure or as an alternative mode of transportation, signing up for one of the many bicycle safety programs offered at local, state and federal levels will help to keep you safe when cycling.
This program, instituted by the Department of Transportation of Oregon, focuses on reducing the number of bicyclists injured or killed in crashes with motor vehicles.
Presented by the Bicycle Transportation Alliance, Bike Safety Education Classes are given to students in the fourth through seventh grades in Oregon.
Part of the job of The United States Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is to organize and implement programs to protect both bicyclists and pedestrians.
Housing and home care: This type of assistance may come in the form of assisted living units, home nursing care, meal delivery, transportation or companionship.
Search options include transportation, long-term care needs and financial assistance.
Types of searchable caregivers include transportation, companionships, medical or hospice care.
Regular excursions to theater performances, museums, concerts, and art exhibits may be communally organized with discount group rates and transportation.
For example, some retirement communities offer local transportation for their residents.
If the community you choose doesn't offer transportation, you'll either need to drive your own vehicle, or hire someone to transport you wherever you need to go.
Programs are all-inclusive, meaning room, board, activities, and primary transportation are all part of the travel price.
Before you pack, it's always recommended to consult the Transportation Security Administration website for updated requirements and guidelines.
In many cases, transportation is provided through a federally-funded shuttle service.
They are able to come and go as they please, with many residents even keeping their own vehicles for transportation.
Some facilities also offer transportation to medical appointments, shopping, and other excursions.
If you do not have the transportation or ability to get to an exercise class, exercise videos featuring chair excercises for seniors are available.
What type of transportation is available?
Available services include housekeeping, meal preparation, security, fitness classes, emergency care, wellness programs, transportation, and home health care.
Companions often live with the senior, not to "take care" of the senior but, instead, to share day-to-day activities and to provide help such as transportation.
There's plenty to do, and public transportation is available to take you wherever you want to go with two Metro stops served by three lines.
The staff conducts medication monitoring and the residents receive assistance with daily activities such as hygiene, meals, and transportation.
This site is a great resource with information on transportation, a directory of services, a newsletter and so much more.
Also, consider the location of the apartment to public transportation and parking, as needed.
The center's staff will arrange for transportation, so the members don't need to take their own vehicles.
You will also want to find out whether the center offers transportation that is accessible to handicapped seniors.
From community programs and supplemental housing to job training and transportation services, federal grants for senior citizens assist people on many different levels.
"The Capital Assistance Program for Elderly Persons and Persons with Disabilities" is funded by a grant from the Federal Transit Administration, Department of Transportation.
This program provides seniors and the disabled with transportation when public transportation is unavailable or insufficient.
Seniors can receive free or discounted education, food, recreation, transportation and more.
Over 50 percent of public transportation systems in the U.S. have senior citizen discounts.
Senior citizen perks on other urban transportation systems range from discounted fares and senior passes to door-to-door service and special routes for shopping and recreation.
Some senior programs include courtesy transportation to and from the activity location.
Many apartment complexes offer a rich senior program and even provide buses or transportation for their senior residents.
Is any transportation available to take seniors shopping, to doctor's appointments, and other events?
Don't be surprised if you have to complete an application to use the transportation service.
You may also want to inquire with senior centers about free transportation services.
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