Transportation & Distribution

Feb 12, 2018

Authority hopes campaign to boost business at Braden Airpark pays off

The Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority is launching a marketing campaign to boost interest in the business opportunities at it smallest airport, Braden Airpark.

Jan 26, 2018

Brown-Daub adds Hyundai franchise to dealerships

Hyundai customers now can shop for vehicles at Brown-Daub’s Hyundai dealership in Wilson.

Jan 24, 2018

Lehigh Valley International Airport reports highest passenger traffic in five years

Lehigh Valley International Airport is drawing in more passengers, with a nearly 10 percent increase in December, while cargo transported at the airport soared by 64.5 percent last year.

Jan 11, 2018

Airport area land development study plans to examine warehouse impact

The new industrial development going up on hundreds of acres of land near Lehigh Valley International Airport will also bring changes in transportation as developers plan more warehouses and distribution centers in the area.

Jan 8, 2018

LVIA adds Allegiant flights, cites strong passenger growth

Lehigh Valley International Airport of Hanover Township, Lehigh County, said it now offers 50 additional flights from Allegiant.

Dec 20, 2017

Trucking company builds terminal near Reading

Old Dominion Freight Line Inc., a trucking company based in Thomasville, N.C., is building a freight service terminal in Cumru Township at Poplar Neck Road and Route 724.

Dec 19, 2017

Lehigh Valley transportation projects receive funding, including for bridge repair

The Lehigh Valley Transportation Study has announced $1.32 million in grants from the Transportation Alternatives Set-Aside program.

Dec 18, 2017

There’s big money in e-commerce returns – as in possibly $32B

The industrial properties along the Interstate 78-81 corridor that serve a major e-commerce hub could benefit from a $4 billion jump in merchandise returns from e-commerce companies this holiday season.
This year's e-commerce returns figure is expected to be $32 billion, up from about $28 billion last year.

Dec 8, 2017

Volvo Group names new Mack Trucks president

Mack Trucks has a new president.

Dec 8, 2017

Cold-blooded and ruthless, that’s Division I athletics

Two narrow, last-minute losses for ninth-ranked Penn State ruined what would have been a spot in the national playoffs. Then again, the Lions had a close victory over Iowa that could have gone the other way.

Dec 7, 2017

Impact of self-driving cars in the Lehigh Valley could be profound

As technology for automated vehicles becomes increasingly advanced, the day is coming closer when people will start using it on a daily basis.

Nov 27, 2017

Passenger traffic increases nearly 20 percent at LVIA

The Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority said its passenger traffic at Lehigh Valley International Airport showed a 19.6 percent increase in October, compared to a year ago.