April 5, 2018 – Newly released data from the Federal Highway Administration shows that eight states actually achieved highway “donor state” status in fiscal year 2016, which is hard to do when the Highway Trust Fund is systemically spending far more than it receives in tax payments.
Eno Transportation Weekly
October 26, 2016 – The Treasury Department and other federal agencies have released the initial financial results of the federal transportation trust funds for fiscal year 2016, which ended almost four weeks ago.
September 14, 2016 – The Federal Transit Administration on September 8 announced the recipients of $211 million in discretionary bus and bus facility funding for fiscal year 2016.
September 7, 2016 – The Federal Highway Administration on August 31 gave out an additional $2.8 billion in fiscal 2016 highway formula funding to 49 states and the District of Columbia.
August 24, 2016 – New budget estimates from the Congressional Budget Office continue to show a dismal long-term federal fiscal picture and a slight deterioration in the projected finances of the Highway Trust Fund.
July 29, 2016 – The U.S.
TIGER Grant Other Total TIGER State City/County Project Description Amount Matching Funds Project Cost Share VI St. Croix Port of St. Croix improvements $10,666,878 $2,666,720 $13,333,598 80% IN Mad… Sorry – you don’t have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.
TIGER Grant Other Total TIGER State City/County Project Description Amount Matching Funds Project Cost Share AL Mobile Complete Streets initiative $14,465,044 $6,860,000 $21,325,044 68% AR Little Ro… Sorry – you don’t have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.
TIGER Grant Other Total TIGER State City/County Project Description Amount Matching Funds Project Cost Share IL Chicago Garfield Green Line “L” Station $25,000,000 $25,404,663 $50,404,663 50% CT New… Sorry – you don’t have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.
July 27, 2016 – The U.S. Department of Transportation is expected to announce the full list of recipients of almost $500 million in “TIGER” surface transportation grant funding for fiscal 2016 later this week, and yesterday, the Federal Transit Administration released the list of the 20 transit agencies that will split a total of $55 million in funding for low or zero-emission bus purchases for FY16.
March 3, 2016 – USDOT has solicited applications for $759 million in discretionary freight and highway grants, with an application deadline of April 14, 2016.
January 14, 2016 – Last week, the Federal Highway Administration took the first steps towards implementing the FAST Act by giving states $37.3 billion in highway spending authority for fiscal year 2016. This represents an increase of $2.1 billion over the comparable FY 2015 number, an increase of 5.8 percent.
January 7, 2016 – The White House Office of Management and Budget has issued its re-scoring of the omnibus appropriations package for fiscal year 2016.
December 22, 2015 – The just-enacted fiscal 2016 omnibus appropriations bill includes a provision that will allow state DOT’s to take $2.1 billion in funding provided by Congress prior to 2006 for earmarked highway projects and redirect that money to other projects located within 50 miles of the location of the originally earmarked project.
December 18, 2015 – The $1.8 trillion, 2,242-page end-of-the-year appropriations and tax package is on its way to the White House for President Obama’s signature.
December 17, 2015 – The year-end wrap-up continues to move through the legislative process. The House of Representatives will vote today on the tax extenders bill and will vote on Friday on the omnibus appropriations package.
December 16, 2015 – Highlights of appropriations in the omnibus FY 2016 appropriations package for the water resources program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
December 16, 2015 – Highlights of the FY 2016 omnibus appropriations bill’s budget totals for the Transportation Security Administration, the U.S. Coast Guard, and FEMA port security grants.
December 16, 2015 – At 1:34 a.m. this morning, House leaders finally released the text of the 2,009-page, $1.1 trillion omnibus appropriations package for fiscal year 2016. The House Rules Committee is scheduled to meet at 3 p.m. today to consider the measure, which will be combined with the tax extenders bill before being sent to the Senate. The legislation provides $76 billion for the U.S.
December 9, 2015 – Earlier this year, Congress set its proposed annual adjournment deadline for Friday, December 11.