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Missouri could get $4.8 billion in transportation projects

Missouri could get $4.8 billion in transportation...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 09, 2014

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission on Wednesday approved $4.8 billion in transportation projects that could would go into effect ...

White House, transportation leaders push Congress to find highway funding solution

White House, transportation leaders push Congress to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 08, 2014

The White House, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and several industry associations are urging Congress to find a highway funding solution ...

Why Alaska DOT isn’t sweating U.S. DOT’s upcoming reimbursement plan

Why Alaska DOT isn’t sweating U.S. DOT’s...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 07, 2014

Many state transportation agencies are likely getting nervous about a new reimbursement plan from the U.S. Department of Transportation, set ...

LaHood pushes for 10-cent gas tax hike during St. Louis visit

LaHood pushes for 10-cent gas tax hike during St. Louis...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 02, 2014

During a trip to St. Louis, Mo., on Tuesday, former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood pushed for a 10-cent-per-gallon gas tax ...

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key Bridge visit

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 01, 2014

During his visit to the Key Bridge in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, President Barack Obama urged Congress to quickly pass ...

DOT to reimburse states as gas tax money rolls in

DOT to reimburse states as gas tax money rolls in

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 01, 2014

The projected insolvency of the Highway Trust Fund is inching closer (it’s expected to run out of money next month), ...

CBO: $6.6 billion needed in highway account to prevent HTF shortfall through December

CBO: $6.6 billion needed in highway account to prevent...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 30, 2014

About $6.6 billion in revenues would be needed for the highway account to meet obligations through Dec. 31, 2014, Congressional ...

Senate panel delays vote on highway bill patch

Senate panel delays vote on highway bill patch

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 26, 2014

The Senate Finance Committee has delayed its vote on a proposed short-term patch that would provide funding for transportation infrastructure ...

TRIP: Oklahoma significantly improves infrastructure, but HTF insolvency ‘threatens further progress’

TRIP: Oklahoma significantly improves infrastructure,...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 26, 2014

Oklahoma has significantly improved its roads, bridges and highway safety since 2005, but “uncertainty about future federal funding threatens further ...

Fitch: Gas tax hike should be paired with other revenue sources to fund transportation

Fitch: Gas tax hike should be paired with other revenue...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 24, 2014

Fitch Ratings released a statement on Tuesday noting that a gas tax increase needs to be paired with another revenue ...

VIDEO: What lawmakers are saying about highway funding

VIDEO: What lawmakers are saying about highway funding

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 23, 2014

On Friday, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx reminded state departments of transportation that the Highway Trust Fund’s “situation remains dire.” He noted ...

Rep. Webster introduces bill aimed at improving TIFIA program

Rep. Webster introduces bill aimed at improving TIFIA...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 23, 2014

Rep. Daniel Webster (R-Fla.) has introduced a bill that aims to improve the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) ...

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