Virginia Lawmakers Kill Road Plan, But Greenlight FRAN Cap Increase
- Corzine proposes legislation to increase tolls during state of the state speech. Townes, Glenn // New York Amsterdam News;1/10/2008, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p33
The article presents information on a new legislation proposed by Governor Jon S. Corzine of New Jersey, according to which highway tolls in the state will be increased by 50 percent every four years beginning in 2010. According to Corzine, this plan would significantly reduce the state's debt,...
- The Obama budget--dead on arrival. Darling, Brian // Human Events;2/20/2012, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p5
The article discusses expectations and results of the 2013 U.S. federal budget. It notes that the proposed 3.8-trillion budget will involve larger government expansion, higher taxes for the private sector, and bigger national debt. The article also offers updates on key legislative issues...
- The king's highway is free again. Sheremata, Davis // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;9/4/95, Vol. 22 Issue 38, p15
Focuses on legislative conflicts to keep Keillor Road open in Edmonton, Alberta. Laws broken by Mayor Jan Reimer's directive to close the road; Petitions and support gained for reopening Keillor Road; Protests by environmentalists.
- Highway funds in doubt. Frame, Phil // Automotive News;7/17/1995, Vol. 69 Issue 5614, p2
Presents the results of a study conducted by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, on the consequences should Congress fail to approve the National Highway System, a network of interstate highways and primary and secondary roads. Traffic accidents; Accident-related costs.
- Changes to right-of-access law could hurt Alaskan mining industry. // Engineering & Mining Journal (00958948);Feb95, Vol. 196 Issue 2, p16JJ
Reports on the effect of the federal regulations to clarify access under RS-2477 in Alaskan mining community. Use of rights-of-way in the traditional manner; Definition of construct and highway.
- Where's the bill? // Overdrive;Apr98, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p114
Talks about the US Senate's version of the highway reauthorization bill. Upgrade to highways, bridges and mass transit systems under the bill; Similar bill in the House of Representatives; Expiration date of the temporary reauthorization bill.
- Highway bill still not ready. Bontz, Rita // Overdrive;Jun98, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p21
Deals with pending decision of the United States Congress on whether to remove the highway trust fund from the federal budget process and use it strictly for highways and bridges. Safety issues that are likely to pass by the highway bill conference committee.
- National Highway System bill includes audit, overhead reform. // Point of Beginning;Oct/Nov95, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p95
Reports on the United States approval of an amendment to the National Highway Systems bill.
- Controversy keeps legislation to enact highway system mired in joint conference. Barnes, David // Traffic World;11/13/95, Vol. 244 Issue 7, p21
Reports that the National Highway System remained stalled in a House-Senate conference committee, more than a month after the deadline for its designation passed. Dispute between Senate Republicans and Congressman Bud Shuster over billboards; Senate proposal to allow states not served by Amtrak...