Sponsors of Eight More Projects May Seek TIFIA Aid
- Lining Up for the Next Round. // Bond Buyer;08/24/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30961, p4
Lists projects vying for aid in the Transportation Infrastructure Financing and Innovation Act program for fiscal 2001 in the United States.
- Three Ventures Share Complex Financing, Controversy. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;06/19/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30915, p8A
Highlights the results of a financial analysis of three intermodal projects in the United States. Alameda Corridor project in Los Angeles, California; Conversion of New York's Farley Post Office into a Penn Station; Funding for the Miami Intermodal Center.
- Northwest Transit Agencies Get Creative With Capital Projects. Finestone, Deborah // Bond Buyer;11/21/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31022, p4
Reports on Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon and the Sound Transit's unconventional methods of matching state and federal funding. Creative financial structures of the transit agencies; Tri-County Metropolitan's creation of a state agency as a conduit borrower on its behalf.
- A Cutting-Edge Idea Moves to the Center. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;06/19/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30915, p2A
Reports on the use of design-build construction contracts by states and municipalities in the United States. State departments of transportation's use of the contracts to limit their exposure and costs; Reasons why design-build contracts are attractive to states and localities; Record of...
- Baltimore-D.C. Maglev Backers Make Pitch to House Rail Panel. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;6/22/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31166, p1
Reports on the financing plan for the proposed high-speed magnetic levitation train system connecting Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, Maryland. Plans of the sponsors to finance the project with bonds and federal loans or guarantees; Construction cost; State and local contributions included in...
- DOT Creates TIFIA Office. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;03/15/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31097, p6
Reports that the United States Department of Transportation has created a formal office to manage federal credit programs administered under the Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act. Intended purpose of the federal agency for establishing a formal structure to manage federal...
- NVTA Sets First Bond Sale After Transfer Approval. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;11/21/2014, Issue F345, p1
Northern Virginia Transportation Authority will sell $69 million of revenue bonds to finance regional transportation infrastructure.
- States Wary Of Short-Term HTF Fix. Watts, Jim // Bond Buyer;5/27/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34315, p1
States have pulled back up to $2 billion of scheduled road projects due to uncertain federal transportation funding.
- Paying for Highways: No free ride. Kilcarr, Sean // Fleet Owner;Nov2014, Vol. 109 Issue 11, p1
The article focuses on to the best mechanism for funding the needs of U.S. transportation infrastructure. It is stated that a mileage-based user fee (MBUF) that would involve eliminating or phasing out fuel taxes is one of the ways to make funding transportation needs fairer. It is noted that...