Issue / Infrastructure

Senate Panel Looks at Build America Bureau and USDOT Rural Initiative

The Senate Subcommittee on Transportation and Safety echoed the current administration’s concentration on rural America by holding a...

House Democrats Unveil 5-Year, $760B Infrastructure Proposal

House Democratic leaders unveiled the outline of their long-awaited infrastructure proposal at a press conference this morning. The...

Pelosi Promises Rollout of Infrastructure Initiative Week of Jan. 27

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said in her weekly press conference yesterday that House Democrats would roll out their long-awaited...

Comparing the Transportation Plans of the 5 Leading Democratic Candidates

With one month to go until the February 19 infrastructure debate in Las Vegas for presidential candidates, where do the leading...

DOT Makes $1B in New TIFIA Loans

In the last seven days, the U.S. Department of Transportation has announced over $1 billion in new federal direct loans under the TIFIA...

USDOT to Announce FY19 BUILD Grants on Monday

The U.S. Department of Transportation is expected to announce the recipients of $883.5 million in fiscal 2019 grant funding under the...

Webinar: Analyzing Bus Ridership Decline

Following six years of consecutive decline, bus ridership in the United States attained its lowest level ever recorded in history last...

Webinar: Reforming America’s Transportation System

Transportation governance is a growing issue for modern transportation. State departments of transportation, transit agencies,...

Refreshing the Status Quo: Federal Highway Programs and Funding Distribution

This year, the federal government gave $45.6 billion in highway “formula” funding to the 50 states and the District of...

Senate Bill Gives Water Infrastructure Grants $319M Less than House

This week, the Senate Appropriations Committee approved a fiscal 2020 appropriations bill for federal environmental programs that...

House Budget Panel Looks at Need for Federal Investment in Infrastructure

Any Congressional hearing focusing on "America’s Infrastructure" is bound to be wide ranging. This week's House Committee on the...

Cultivating the Infrastructure Workforce in the Nation’s Capital

Under the leadership of Mayor Muriel Bowser, The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is working to bring Washington DC’s...

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