TITLE

Virginia Speaker Outlines Hefty Transportation Initiatives

AUTHOR(S)
Vadum, Matthew
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/6/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32044, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Virginia's Speaker of the House Bill Howell vowed earlier this week to push lawmakers to approve $938.5 million in funding for transportation infrastructure for the fiscal 2005-2006 biennium plus an additional $ 1.8 billion for the state's six-year transportation program that might lead to some bond issuance in the future. The proposal from Howell is larger than the $824 million in one-time funding in the current biennium for the state's roads and public transit that Virginia Governor Mark R. Warner proposed last month.
ACCESSION #
15635377

 

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