Lining Up for the Next Round
- Sponsors of Eight More Projects May Seek TIFIA Aid. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;08/24/2000, Vol. 333 Issue 30961, p4
Reports that the sponsors of eight transportation projects in the United States are interested in applying funds in federal credit-assistance that is expected to be awarded in fiscal 2001. Unveiling of the projects vying for aid in the first of two rounds of the Transportation Infrastructure...
- 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...
- Transportation Bill is Finally Done. Garvey, Charlotte // Rock Products;Aug2005, Vol. 108 Issue 8, p18
Reports on the signing of the transportation funding bill into law by U.S. President George W. Bush on August 10, 2005. Guaranteed funds provided by the bill for federal projects through 2009; Problem area with the bill; Significance of the legislation, according to Bush.
- 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.