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Take Two: House passes another SAFETEA-LU extension

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 18, 2012

The House of Representatives passed the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II, on April 18 by a vote ...

$7.2 billion infrastructure program launched in Chicago

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 02, 2012

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has launched "Build a New Chicago," a $7.2 billion infrastructure program that would create 30,000 jobs ...

Senate passes short-term extension of highway bill to...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 30, 2012

Just days before the latest extension of the current highway bill – Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A ...

Americans for Transportation Mobility (ATM) Coalition...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 13, 2012

The Americans for Transportation Mobility (ATM) Coalition launched a six figure media campaign Feb. 12, with major financial support from the National ...

A Highway of Uncertainty

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 07, 2011

Surface transportation may come to a halt if another extension isn’t granted, but when it’s finally reauthorized it’s uncertain what ...

House approves 7-month extension of SAFETEA-LU

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 03, 2011

The House of Representatives voted 421-4 on March 2 to extend until Sept. 30 federal highway and transit programs that ...

Obama reveals $50 billion infrastructure proposal

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 07, 2010

In a “Labor Fest” speech in Milwaukee, President Barack Obama revealed plans to spend at least $50 billion throughout the ...

$48.8 billion in highway funds available for states...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 21, 2010

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced that $48.8 billion in highway funds is now available to state departments of ...

LaHood appoints new advisory council members for...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 30, 2010

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood today announced the appointment of 10 new members to the Advisory Council on Transportation ...

$17.6 billion ‘jobs bill’ passes Senate,...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 17, 2010

St. Patrick's Day must be lucky for than the Irish. Looks like the transportation industry is in luck until at ...

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