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‘U.S. needs long-term transportation investment,...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 07, 2011

Political dysfunction and intractable views on government spending of any kind are two major obstacles on Capitol Hill impeding passage ...

Mendez, Mica: ‘We’ll have a surface...

Posted by John Latta on Feb 08, 2011

by John Latta, Better Roads Editor-in-Chief ORLANDO--1st International Transportation Construction Management Conference Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) head Victor Mendez had at least ...

LaHood helps break ground on Milton-Madison bridge...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Dec 09, 2010

U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood joined Congressman Baron Hill, Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels, Kentucky Governor Steven Beshear and other state ...

Rep. Dent: Why stimulus funds for cement importation...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 13, 2010

During an Oct. 13 press conference at the Keystone Cement Company in East Allen Township, Pa., U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent ...

Vermont gets $50 million for high-speed rail

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 01, 2010

Vermont has received $50 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) dollars to begin construction to improve 190 miles of ...

TRIP: Show N.H. the money to fix failing bridges, roads

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 21, 2010

One-third of New Hampshire’ major roads are deteriorated, 32 percent of the state’s bridges are structurally deficient or functionally obsolete, ...

ARTBA chief blasts inaction on highway, transit bill

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 07, 2010

If Congress and the President do not act later this year or in early 2011 on passage of a new, ...

California Transportation Commission allocates $668...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 20, 2010

The California Transportation Commission (CTC) today allocated $668 million to 79 transportation projects statewide. The funding includes $152 million for ...

Caltrans awarded $2.7 million in stimulus job training...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 29, 2010

Caltrans today announced that the state has been awarded $2.7 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) job training ...

Biden announces 10,000 stimulus-funded transportation...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 19, 2010

Vice President Joe Biden today announced that 10,000 transportation projects are now under way in all 50 states and the ...

TIGER award winners announced

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 19, 2010

Recipients of the $1.5 billion in Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery awards from the federal government were announced Wednesday. Rail ...

The good news: Transportation stimulus projects reach...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Nov 12, 2009

  From ConstructionPundit's sister blog, The Roadologist: The Department of Transportation has jumpstarted more than 10,000 transportation projects across the United States ...

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