Examples of transportation in a Sentence
the transportation of troops overseas
She arranged for the transportation of her furniture to her new apartment.
He was the U.S. Secretary of Transportation under President Reagan.
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Bus transportation officials called police to report there was a disorderly student on the bus at 8:45 a.m. and there was no mention of assault at that time, according to county police.
But gridlock — Miami ranked fifth among U.S. cities on INRIX's 2017 traffic scorecard — may now provide the ammunition needed by county transportation officials who've been considering an expansion for the last decade.
If the county receives the federal grant, charging stations could be built at the same time as special BRT passenger platforms and dedicated, bus-only lanes are constructed beginning in 2019, transportation officials said.
Reinforcing the steel could extend the life of the viaduct by 75 years, state transportation officials said.
Canadian transportation officials are investigating, according to local media.
At least one person is dead after a head-on crash on U.S. 30, according to transportation officials.
The organization invited Brody, other officers and state troopers, transportation officials and parents who lost teens in wrecks to a press conference Wednesday about teen driver safety at its West Hartford offices.
Police set up detours and notified state transportation officials.
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: the act or process of moving people or things from one place to another
: a way of traveling from one place to another place
: a system for moving passengers or goods from one place to another
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