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- Georgia DOT Receives $275 Million TIFIA Loan for New Reversible Lanes to Reduce Congestion. // AASHTO Journal: Weekly Transportation Report;12/6/2013, p3
The article reports on the 275 million U.S. dollar Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act loan awarded to Georgia Department of Transportation for a project in Atlanta aimed at reducing traffic congestion. The project would involve construction of new reversible lanes which...
- Recipients Named For TIFIA Funds. Higginbotham, Stacey // Bond Buyer;09/27/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30984, p2
Reports that United States Secretary of Transportation Rodney E. Slater has named the New York City recipients of federal aid under the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act. Projects that will receive federal aid.
- Citizens Oversight Group Ensures Promises Made To Voters Are Kept. Sundstrom, David E. // Orange County Business Journal;11/28/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 48, pB45
The article presents information about the Measure M funding plan which is a package of transportation improvements promised to voters in Orange County, California in 1990. The Measure M Citizens Oversight Committee (COC) meets regularly through the year to audit financial allocations and...
- TRANSPORTATION FUNDING. Vock, Daniel C. // Governing;Jan2015, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p34
The author looks at the need of the U.S. state governments efforts to boost funding for bringing improvements in the state transportation systems as of March 2015.
- Witness to a transportation crack up. Pepe, Ross J. // Westchester County Business Journal;7/18/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 29, p4
In this article the author discusses the transportation funding in New York state. He mentions the state is witnessing an outright crack up of the national transportation funding program including the expiration of the Federal Transportation Bill, termination of funding from the New York State...
- Arthur Ave. parking plea. Cohen, Mark Francis // Crain's New York Business;3/11/96, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p22
Reports on the implications of New York City traffic enforcers' efforts to curb double-parking for the commercial success of the Belmont-Arthur Avenue shopping district in Bronx. Transportation Department officials' recognition that access to the area by car is critical to the area's commercial...
- Illinois Dedicates $322 Million to Clear Up Chicago Bottleneck. // U.S. Rail News;7/29/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p3
The article reports on the legislation signed by Governor Pat Quinn which allocates 322 million dollars for the reduction of rail congestion in Chicago, Illinois. The money will enable the CREATE project to qualify for 300 million dollars federal grants and private investments, and it will be...
- State and Local Governments Should Use Caution Over P3s, Panelists Say. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;10/11/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32731, p36
The article reports on the issue concerning public-private partnership (P3s) in financing transportation infrastructure in the U.S. It says that state and localities should proceed with caution when deciding whether to pursue a P3s to finance transportation infrastructure because of a tendency...
- Even the Green Mountains. // Saturday Evening Post;10/27/1934, Vol. 207 Issue 17, p22
Comments on the controversy surrounding the proposed use of federal funds to build a skyway or parkway along the Green Mountain Range in Vermont. Attractions of the site; Economic advantage of the proposal for the state; Question about the necessity of the project.