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There are 9 item(s) tagged with the keyword "Transportation Funding".

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1. Senate EPW Leaders Call for FAST Act Rescission Repeal

Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Chair John Barrasso (R-WY) and Ranking Member Tom Carper (D-DE) joined the call to repeal the rescission of $7.6 billion in federal highway program funding on July 1, 2020.  ACEC has been working with AASHTO and dozens of other transportation stakeholders to eliminate the rescission in the context of any upcoming spending or budget deal.

Tags: Transportation Funding
2. ACEC/Illinois to Use Minuteman Fund Grant to Pass Sustainable Transportation Funding

ACEC/Illinois has been awarded an ACEC Minuteman Fund grant for a comprehensive advocacy campaign to win sustainable transportation funding.

Tags: Transportation Funding
3. Upgrading of Deficient Bridges at Slowest Pace in Five Years

The number of structurally deficient bridges across the country declined last year to 47,052, but according to analysis by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association, the pace of repair has slowed to the slowest point in the past five years.

Tags: Transportation Funding
4. ACEC Calls on Congress to Invest in America’s Airports

Infrastructure Push an Opportunity to Increase AIP Funding and Remove PFC Cap

Tags: Transportation Funding
5. Report Finds that $232 Billion in Needed Public Transit Investment Would Yield $928 Billion in Economic Activity

A report by the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) has identified at least $232 billion in critical public transportation investments. APTA estimates that making that investment over ten years would result in $928 billion in economic activity over a 20-year period.

Tags: Transportation Funding
6. 37 States Have Introduced 185 Bills in 2019 to Boost Transportation Funding

States continue to take the lead in transportation investment, with 37 states introducing 185 bills in the first two months of the year to boost transportation funding, according to a report by the Transportation Investment Advocacy Center. In 2018, 40 states considered 214 transportation measures, with 19 states passing 27 bills.

Tags: Transportation Funding
7. ACEC President/CEO Linda Bauer Darr's Statement Supporting Multi-Year Surface Transportation Legislation

“ACEC’s member firms that work with state DOTs understand the importance of long-term certainty in infrastructure funding and policy.  Without it, state and local agencies and their private sector partners cannot effectively develop and implement long-range improvement plans that help reduce congestion, enhance mobility, and improve safety."

Tags: Transportation Funding, Linda Bauer Darr
8. Alabama Passes Gas Tax Increase to Fund Infrastructure Investment

On Tuesday, Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed a landmark transportation funding law, increasing the state gas tax by 10 cents per gallon over the next three years. All the proceeds will fund road and bridge construction.

Tags: Transportation Funding
9. ACEC Awards Minuteman Fund Grant to ACEC/Ohio To Push for Transportation Funding

ACEC/Ohio is a founding member of the FOR (Fix Our Roads) Ohio coalition, which represents over 40 organizations of business, local government and transportation industry leaders. This broad-based group seeks to educate Ohio citizens and policymakers on the critical needs of the state’s transportation infrastructure.

Tags: Minuteman Fund, Member Organizations, Transportation Funding

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