• Go back to actual expenses for MIE rather than the outrageous $71 in Chicago that goes directly into most people’s pockets.
• Eliminate the Resource Center, instead put all these people under HQ with ADLs
• Eliminate the Metro Satellite offices like Chicago, Philly, NY, etc. With all the teleworking, not sure these are entirely... more »
Utilize sound barrier walls for Solar panel installations. Could be tied in with rest stops. Solar panels could power lighting, air intakes for idling trucks, even electric car charging stations. -- IDEA ORIGINALLY SUBMITTED BY GLENN ELLIOTT, FHWA, DOT (860-659-6703 X3005)
Everything the FAA ships is FEDEX. I can't even imagine the billions of dollars we pay to them for shipping packages.
Log the amount of time an office spends on internet sites that don't end in .gov and at the end of each month send the results to the manager. The managers will be informed about how many hours are wasted on craigslist, ebay, and facebook.
The agency should invest in service contracts for multifunction network printers, especially. It's a huge waste of money to replace a printer every time we can't place a service request for a technician to address something simple as black markings on print copies.