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- Valley nets $8.1 million grant to replace bridge. Brandler, Jennifer // Journal of Business (10756124);2/26/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p5
Reports on the awarding of a federal grant by the Federal Highway Administration for the city of Spokane Valley to replace the Barker Road Bridge. Deterioration of the road bridge; Construction of an additional lane; Consideration for future traffic projections and commuter safety.
- Transit-oriented projects to blossom along commuter rail line? Taylor, Debbie // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;2/7/2005, Vol. 34 Issue 33, p1
Focuses on the opportunities for development projects along the acquired areas intermodal transfer facilities for the planned commuter rail line to be constructed from Salt Lake City to Ogden in Utah. Grants given by the U.S. Department of Transportation to the commuter rail line project;...
- AASHTO explores new financing method. // Concrete Products;Aug2002, Vol. 105 Issue 8, p34
Reports on American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials' (AASHTO) financing proposal to increase federally-aid highway programs in the U.S. Issuance of bonds by the Transportation Finance Corp.; Reauthorization objectives of AASHTO; Demand to improve the transportation...
- Track work. Soule, Alexander // Westchester County Business Journal;3/23/2009, Vol. 48 Issue 12, p8
The article reports on the contention of Connecticut transportation commissioner Joseph Marie on the significance of public transportation investment, specifically on his Amtrak timecards. It notes that the U.S. President Barack Obama administration announced the $1.3 billion federal support for...
- Friant Road set for widening beginning March 19. Sullivan, Michael // Business Journal Serving Fresno & the Central San Joaquin Valley;3/16/2007, Issue 323687, p3
The article announces the construction of the phase one of the widening of an eight-mile stretch of Friant Road between Willow Avenue and Lost Lake Park on March 19, 2007 in California. It was revealed that the funding for the road widening costs to $30 million which were financed by the state,...
- $200M in road repairs to include bike lanes. Bahr, Emilie // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);9/10/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p6
The article reports that bicycle lanes will be included in the $200 million project to reconstruct the streets of New Orleans, Louisiana under the federal Submerged Roads Program. According to Mark Lambert, spokesperson of the Department of Transportation and Development, road repairs provide an...
- State seeks funds to aid trade corridor. Fessenden, Jim // Inside Tucson Business;03/08/99, Vol. 8 Issue 50, p1
Reports on Arizona's efforts to obtain federal funds for the proposed Western Canamex corridor. Application of the state under the Transportation Equity Act of the 21st Century; Key areas of the corridor's development which will be funded by the grant; Countries to be linked by the corridor.
- Trade corridor deserves leaders' full commitment. // Inside Tucson Business;03/08/99, Vol. 8 Issue 50, p4
Editorial. Focuses on the efforts to develop the Canamex Corridor, a trade route linking Mexico, the United States and Canada. Benefits of the route's development to Arizona; Funding of construction work in the corridor by the United States government.
- Arizona a long shot for federal trade corridor grants. Fessenden, Jim // Inside Tucson Business;03/08/99, Vol. 8 Issue 50, p25
Reports on Arizona's efforts to obtain federal aid to help improve surface transportation along the Western Canamex Corridor. Application of the state under the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century; Other states vying for federal funds.