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ARB launches loan program for off road diesel vehicles

Posted by Amy Materson on May 10, 2011

The California Air Resources Board has launched a loan program to help the state's small businesses achieve early compliance with the board's ...

PA Gov. Rendell: Stimulus providing short- and...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 14, 2011

Pennsylvania has more jobs, safer infrastructure, greater energy independence, better schools and a clear path to economic stability because of ...

House votes to add $521 million to Federal Highway...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 10, 2010

The House of Representatives approved legislation on May 28 that would provide $521 million in additional highway funding, increasing allocations ...

ARTBA chief blasts inaction on highway, transit bill

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 07, 2010

If Congress and the President do not act later this year or in early 2011 on passage of a new, ...

California Transportation Commission allocates $668...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 20, 2010

The California Transportation Commission (CTC) today allocated $668 million to 79 transportation projects statewide. The funding includes $152 million for ...

Caltrans awarded $2.7 million in stimulus job training...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 29, 2010

Caltrans today announced that the state has been awarded $2.7 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) job training ...

Biden announces 10,000 stimulus-funded transportation...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 19, 2010

Vice President Joe Biden today announced that 10,000 transportation projects are now under way in all 50 states and the ...

The good news: Transportation stimulus projects reach...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Nov 12, 2009

  From ConstructionPundit's sister blog, The Roadologist: The Department of Transportation has jumpstarted more than 10,000 transportation projects across the United States ...

DOT recovery spending hits $3 billion but rail money...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 28, 2009

Federal transportation construction programs spent $3.145 billion through Sept. 18 on highways, bridges and other repairs ranging from transit systems ...

Caltrans allocated $139 million for transportation, $2...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 11, 2009

The California Transportation Commission allocated $139 million to improve the state’s transportation system and provide further support for the state’s economy.  ...

White House: More jobs in construction as recession...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 18, 2009

Maybe things are finally looking up. Despite the stimulus money that has been allocated, employment levels are still pretty dismal and ...

California gets $85 million for 53 transportation...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 13, 2009

The California Transportation Commission (CTC) has allocated $85 million for 53 transportation projects statewide, including $5 million in federal economic ...

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