SIB program starting slow, but it should pick up speed
- Extra highway funds give states greater parity. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;03/04/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30343, p4
Reports on the United States Senate Environment and Public Works Committee's addition of funds for the nation's primary transportation programs up to 2003. Possibility of the passage of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act; Distribution of the additional funds.
- Take Advantage of Private Capital, Transportation Advocates Tell House. Dutton, Audrey // Bond Buyer;3/18/2009, Vol. 367 Issue 33082, p5
The article reports on the statement from transportation advocates regarding the availability of private capital in the U.S. Transportation advocates told budget writers in the House that private capital should be taken in control, and pointed out the necessary demand to invest in the country's...
- San Francisco Bay Area Commission OKs $600 million transportation plan. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;02/27/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30340, p1
Reports that the San Francisco Bay Area, California Metropolitan Transportation Commission has approved a regional transportation improvement spending plan. Funding with federal and state gas tax revenues; Preparation of bonding plans for the Bay Area Toll Authority which is authorized to sell...
- Highway Fund Woes Threaten State Projects. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;5/5/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34103, p1
The article focuses on the report "The End of the Road? The Looming Fiscal Disaster for Transportation" by Transportation For America, according to which state transportation departments will face budget cuts of 46.8 billion dollars in transportation in 2015. Topics discussed include the impact...
- City pledges tram funding. // Planning (14672073);8/13/2010, Issue 1881, p2
The article reports on the decision of Greater Manchester's local authorities to provide 500 million pounds funding to extend the tram system with M-Pact Thales consortium to design, construct and maintain three lines.
- No bonds for Maryland metro extension. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;01/19/2000, Vol. 331 Issue 30810, p32
Reports that Maryland will not issue bonds to finance the state's share of an extension of a Washington-area subway line in Prince George's County. Cost of the project; Plan to use the state's general fund; Benefits to be gained from the extension.
- OKLAHOMA: The Road to Garvees. Victory, Darren // Bond Buyer;2/5/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31318, p29
Reports on the grants received by the road projects in Tulsa and Oklahoma City in Oklahoma under a proposal approved by Oklahoma's Contingency Review Board as of February 5, 2002. Members of the board; Several areas financed by proceeds.
- Grant to give airports lift. Bennett, David // Crain's Cleveland Business;04/30/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 18, p3
Reports that six airports in Northeast Ohio will receive grants under the Wendell H. Ford Aviation Investment Reform Act for the 21st Century (AIR 21) in 2001. Financial aid for the necessary capital improvements in the airports; Program goals of the AIR 21 government initiative.
- 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.