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House Dems could propose highway funding solution involving U.S. multinational corporations

House Dems could propose highway funding solution...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 20, 2014

House Democrats are expected to propose a new bill to restrict the ability of U.S. multinational corporations that move their ...

12-cent gas tax hike could pay for transportation projects

12-cent gas tax hike could pay for transportation...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 19, 2014

With the current highway bill, MAP-21, nearing expiration and the Highway Trust Fund (HTF), the main transportation funding source, projected ...

Virginia Commonwealth Transportation Board approves 6-year program allocating $13.1 billion for transportation projects

Virginia Commonwealth Transportation Board approves...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 19, 2014

Virginia’s Commonwealth Transportation Board has approved the state’s Six-Year Improvement Plan, which allocates $13.1 million to transportation improvements over a ...

Lawmaker looks to crude oil tax, indexed diesel tax for Highway Trust Fund solution; Plan would remove gas tax

Lawmaker looks to crude oil tax, indexed diesel tax for...

Posted by Staff Report on Jun 17, 2014

As the Highway Trust Fund’s insolvency looms, Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) has introduced a highway funding plan that would repeal ...

HTF update: DOT holds firm on August shortfall projection

HTF update: DOT holds firm on August shortfall...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 17, 2014

The Highway Trust Fund (HTF) continues to head for a shortfall at the end of August, the U.S. Department of ...

Survey says 59% of Americans worry road surfaces create unsafe conditions

Survey says 59% of Americans worry road surfaces create...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 13, 2014

The majority of Americans are concerned about unsafe road conditions as a result of poor road surfaces, according to the ...

HTF 101: How the Highway Trust Fund works

HTF 101: How the Highway Trust Fund works

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 12, 2014

The Highway Trust Fund (HTF) is a major talking point in the highway construction industry right now, especially because the ...

Transportation advocates push for highway funding this week

Transportation advocates push for highway funding this...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 09, 2014

Transportation advocates are flying to Washington, D.C. from all over the country to meet with lawmakers and discuss highway funding ...

Connecticut officials scale back I-84 expansion due to lack of funds

Connecticut officials scale back I-84 expansion due to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 06, 2014

Interstate 84 that runs through a portion of Connecticut was set for a 30-mile expansion project that would widen all ...

Opinion: Sinkholes and bridge closures, and how they relate to the highway fund shortage

Opinion: Sinkholes and bridge closures, and how they...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 06, 2014

Two news stories in particular have me thinking of what our nation will look like without a Highway Trust Fund ...

Senate Appropriations panel approves $54.4 billion THUD bill; Legislation moves to full committee for markup

Senate Appropriations panel approves $54.4 billion THUD...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 04, 2014

The Senate Appropriations Committee’s Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee approved its Transportation, and Housing and Urban ...

Oklahoma Legislature cuts transportation budget by $28.5 million

Oklahoma Legislature cuts transportation budget by...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 04, 2014

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) will experience $28.5 million in cuts in its fiscal year 2015 budget, Tulsa World ...

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