Eno Transportation Weekly

Week of July 3, 2017

In This Issue

How Does the New INFRA Grant Program Address Eno’s Recommendations for Change?
July 7, 2017 – Some of the reforms in the FASTLANE/INFRA grant program announced last week are are in the right direction, but unfortunately the revised program falls short of the reforms needed to ensure the program truly works for freight and gets the most out of limited federal dollars. After an in-depth review, there [...]
FY18, Highway Trust Fund, HTF, Revenue, Surface Reauthorization
CBO Updates Highway Trust Fund Spending/Revenue Forecast
July 7, 2017 The Congressional Budget Office on July 5 updated its semiannual forecast of Highway Trust Fund cash flow issued the week before due to a spreadsheet error in the Highway Account relating to the annual “flex” transfer of $1 billion or... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in [...]
Appropriations, FY18, USDOT
House FY18 Transportation Spending Bill To Be Released Monday Night
July 7, 2017 The House Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing Appropriations is scheduled to mark up its draft fiscal 2018 appropriations bill for the Department of Transportation and HUD on Tuesday night (July 11) at 7 p.m. Committee rules re... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check [...]
FTA, FY17, Mass Transit, Transit
FTA Gives Out Full-Year FY17 Apportionments
July 7, 2017 On July 5, the Federal Transit Administration posted the spreadsheets itemizing its full-year distribution of $12.3 billion in federal funding to state and local transit agencies for fiscal year 2017. A formal notice is scheduled to b... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check [...]
Capitol Hill Events – Week of July 10, 2017
Tuesday, July 11 – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing – subcommittee business meeting to consider a draft FY 2018 Transportation-HUD appropriations bill (bill text to be posted here 24 hours in advance) – 7:00 p.m., 2358-A Rayburn. Wednesday, July 12 – Senate Environment and Public Works – full committee hearing on the [...]