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University of Florida wins 2015 National Student Steel Bridge Competition

University of Florida wins 2015 National Student Steel...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 10, 2015

The Southeastern Conference has racked up yet another championship, but this time in something other than sports. The University of Florida ...

USDOT sees TIGER funding requests hit $14.5 billion with only $500 million available

USDOT sees TIGER funding requests hit $14.5 billion...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 05, 2015

The Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) program has seen $14.5 billion in requests since Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced the ...

Transportation reauthorization bill amendment would give states flexibility in funding bridge projects

Transportation reauthorization bill amendment would...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 04, 2015

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-New York) has put forth an amendment to a transportation reauthorization bill currently before the Senate Committee ...

Obama threatens to veto $55 billion Republican transportation bill

Obama threatens to veto $55 billion Republican...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 03, 2015

Transportation funding remains in limbo after a recent patch, and President Barack Obama is threatening to veto a $55 billion ...

Poll: Infrastructure a mixed priority for likely Iowa Caucus attendees

Poll: Infrastructure a mixed priority for likely Iowa...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 03, 2015

Infrastructure spending has been a hotly debated topic as of late, but it still isn’t as high a priority as ...

DC’s Arlington Memorial Bridge needs millions to return to peak condition

DC’s Arlington Memorial Bridge needs millions to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 03, 2015

Emergency repairs on Arlington Memorial Bridge are costing $3 million, but that’s nothing compared to what it would cost to ...

CBO estimates $85-$90 billion Highway Trust Fund shortfall by 2021

CBO estimates $85-$90 billion Highway Trust Fund...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 02, 2015

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO), at the request of Rep. Sandy Levin (D-Michigan), has projected estimated revenue shortfalls for the Highway ...

Obama signs 2-month extension for highway funding, calls for end of patches

Obama signs 2-month extension for highway funding,...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 01, 2015

President Barack Obama signed a two-month extension of the Highway Trust Fund into law May 29. According to a report from ...

Study finds more than 21% of Indiana’s bridges are deficient

Study finds more than 21% of Indiana’s bridges are...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 01, 2015

A study has found that 21.5 percent of Indiana’s bridges are considered deficient. ABC 6 in Indianapolis reported in addition to 4,103 ...

Top FHWA official says unfinished Spokane project proves need for long-term highway bill

Top FHWA official says unfinished Spokane project...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 28, 2015

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s acting administrator toured the incomplete North Spokane Corridor last week and said the half-built project ...

Bill would support Highway Trust Fund by adjusting Obamacare Medicaid match rates

Bill would support Highway Trust Fund by adjusting...

Posted by Chris Hill on May 27, 2015

A bill filed by Rep. Bruce Westerman (R-Arkansas), would apply an estimated $15 billion each year to the Highway Trust Fund ...

Senate passes transportation funding patch

Senate passes transportation funding patch

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 26, 2015

Over the weekend, the Senate passed a patch to extend transportation funding through July. In a Saturday voice vote just before ...

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