Congress Dishes Out Transit Funding, And Houston Sees Light Plate
- WASHINGTON WIRE. // Pit & Quarry;Apr2003, Vol. 95 Issue 10, p2
Presents news concerning the budget for the transportation sector in the United States as of April 2003. Fiscal year 2004 budget; Proposals to increase the country's investment in highways and transits projects.
- Unprofitable bus services may be axed. Pryde, Andrew // Public Finance;02/01/2002, p8
Focuses on the budget for the local authority transport in Great Britain. Increase of transport budget; Impact of the budget increase on bus travellers; Call of transport minister John Spellar on funds.
- Illinois RTA Resolves Its Impasse. SHIELDS, YVETTE // Bond Buyer;1/17/2013, Vol. 383 Issue 33847, p1
The article offers information regarding the approval of budget by the Regional Transportation Authority, Chicago, Illinois after resolving a standoff with its service board.
- POSSIBLE TRANSPORTATION CUTSW IN CALIFORNIA RAISE CONCERNS. Rosta, Paul // ENR: Engineering News-Record;12/23/2002, Vol. 249 Issue 26, p12
Reports that a projected budget shortfall of $10.2 billion in California could adversely affect the transportation work there as of December 2002. Money likely to be deducted from state transportation spending over the next 18 months; Effect of the deduction on projects; Immobilization of...
- Florida Raids Transportation Pot To Fill Gaps in New 2010 Budget. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;5/10/2010, Vol. 264 Issue 15, p7
The article reports on the move of lawmakers in Florida to reduce the Transportation Trust Fund to help fill a gap in the 2010 budget.
- Virginia's $324 Million Surplus to Fund Transportation, Pad Rainy-Day Fund. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;8/25/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31955, p4
Reports that Virginia's budget surplus for fiscal 2004 will be used to pad the state's rainy-day fund, help finance transportation projects and speed up tax breaks. Amount that will go to revenue stabilization fund.
- ITP Tables Millage For A Month. Emrich, Anne Bond // Grand Rapids Business Journal;4/28/2003, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p7
Reports on the decision of the Interurban Transit Partnership (ITP) Board to pend their decision concerning a proposed transportation millage increase in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Support of the people of the city to the proposed transportation millage increase; Budget deficit being experienced...
- Washington lawmakers reconvene to tackle transportation budget. Figler, Andrea // Bond Buyer;05/17/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30642, p29
Discloses the plan of Washington State lawmakers to address the state's transportation budget, which includes a portion of a bond package voters approved in 1998, when they reconvene in May 1999. Reason for the Legislature's failure to reach an agreement on the budget; Expected provisions in...
- MARYLAND: Montgomery Cuts . Vekshin, Alison // Bond Buyer;12/10/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31281, p39
Reports on the decision of Douglas M. Duncan, executive of Montgomery County, Maryland to deduct five percent in the budget of each government department. Reasons for deductions in the budget; Proposal of Duncan to raise revenue for key transportation projects.