Sen. Baucus Wants Treasury to Issue $18 Billion in Highway Bonds
- Path opened for road funds. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;9/13/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 38, p1
The article focuses on a budget agreement for Michigan to give 84 million dollars to the state for roads funding. It is mentioned that the state would issue a bond of around 40 million dollars to contribute to nearly half of the 84 million dollars. It is stated that an early retirement package...
- Six-lane artery to traverse park. Mackay, Katurah // National Parks;Jul/Aug98, Vol. 72 Issue 7/8, p16
Announces the approval of the United States (US) Congress on the construction of the Paseo del Norte road through Petroglyph National Monument in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Goals of the local officials for the construction of the road; Comments from Albuquerque Mayor Jim Baca; Other projects...
- More work, changes ahead for highway paving sector. Flynn, Larry // Roads & Bridges;Sep98, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p44
Discusses the impact of the United States Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21) to asphalt and concrete paving contractors. Highway funds that affect the asphalt and concrete industry; Reduction of research funding; States' role in the research. INSET: TEA-21 to boost...
- Opposition to road-building. Doherty, Brian // Parliamentary Affairs;Jul98, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p370
Focuses on the anti-road construction movement in Great Britain during the 1990s. Role of John Tyme, a political activist who protests against the construction of motor ways in the 1970s; Failure of direct action to halt road building; Decrease of the road programme; Work done by direct action...
- Commissioners resist bill to reduce utility depth. Slaton, Russell // Malakoff News (TX);5/ 3/2013, Vol. 104 Issue 18, p1
The article reports on the approval of the Henderson County Commissioners of a resolution that would oppose Texas House Bill 2900, which eliminates the minimum depth by which road contractors would call the local government to dig its roads.
- Setting the stage for success. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/21/95, Vol. 235 Issue 8, p90
Editorial. Comments on Minnesota's decision to invite developers to pick their own projects and build toll roads or bridges. Features of the plan; Differences with the program by Washington.
- FHWA adopts AASHTO policy for geometric design. // Public Roads;Spring94, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p38
Reports on the US Federal Highway Administration's interim policy adopted last November 1993 for the geometric design of projects on the National Highway System.
- Getting wind of what? Wilson, Bill // Roads & Bridges;Apr2014, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p6
The article discusses the lack of action from the U.S. government over a follow-up to the Highway Trust Fund, which comes despite the multiyear highway bills presented by the administration of President Barack Obama and Representative David Camp to replace the Moving Ahead for Progress in the...
- Hamilton Co. officials to meet with Grannis over road closure. LYNCH, MIKE // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;5/21/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 120, p1
The article reports that Hamilton Co. officials Barry Hutchins and John Frey are set to meet to offer in kind services to state Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Pete Grannis to reopen the road system to Moose River Plains recreation area in New York.