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Washington state will have $1.8 billion backlog of pavement preservation projects by 2025, report finds

Washington state will have $1.8 billion backlog of...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 24, 2015

In its recent report on Washington's transportation challenges, The Road Improvement Program says the state needs $2.8 billion for pavement preservation from ...

Illinois DOT launches month-long infrastructure needs listening tour

Illinois DOT launches month-long infrastructure needs...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 24, 2015

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has teamed up with the Illinois Capital Development Board (ICDB) to tour the state ...

Bipartisan highway bill would tie federal gas tax to inflation, create transportation commission

Bipartisan highway bill would tie federal gas tax to...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 20, 2015

A bipartisan group of representatives have introduced a long-term bill for funding infrastructure that would tie the gas tax to ...

Paul, Boxer intro bill calling for 6.5% tax on repatriated foreign earnings to fund highway spending

Paul, Boxer intro bill calling for 6.5% tax on...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 20, 2015

As we near the May 31 funding deadline for the Highway Trust Fund (HTF), an expected flurry of proposed legislation ...

ARTBA Highway Trust Fund campaign urges social media, phone calls, and email efforts to reach Congress

ARTBA Highway Trust Fund campaign urges social media,...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 20, 2015

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has launched a digital media campaign designed to “amplify the voices of ...

TRB staff members move into technical, strategic initiative roles

TRB staff members move into technical, strategic...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 08, 2015

The Transportation Research Board (TRB) of the National Academies has moved several staff members into new positions to support its Strategic ...

Water shortage in California the result of 40 years of delusional infrastructure neglect

Water shortage in California the result of 40 years of...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 07, 2015

California's water shortage looms large in the headlines this spring. What few are talking about, however, is that the shortage ...

Shuster leads Pennsylvania transportation roadshow for infrastructure needs awareness

Shuster leads Pennsylvania transportation roadshow for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 07, 2015

Pennsylvania legislators, members of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee (TIC), and state department of transportation officials are hitting the ...

Missouri commission awards $13 million in road and bridge contracts

Missouri commission awards $13 million in road and...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 06, 2015

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has awarded 11 contracts totaling nearly $13 million for the 24-country Southeast District of the ...

Ohio governor signs $5 billion transportation budget bill

Ohio governor signs $5 billion transportation budget...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 03, 2015

Ohio Governor John Kasich signed H.B. 53, the state's 2016-2017 Transportation Budget Bill, into law April 1, providing $5 billion ...

How Arkansas and Pennsylvania increased their highway funding

How Arkansas and Pennsylvania increased their highway...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 02, 2015

  When events are beyond our control on a macro level, it becomes time to refocus and think both smaller in ...

In North Carolina, gas tax is now set by a formula rather than the price of fuel

In North Carolina, gas tax is now set by a formula...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 02, 2015

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory signed SB20 into law March 31, creating a transportation-funding plan that sets a base motor fuels ...

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