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FTA Gives Some Small Start Projects $250M in COVID Funding

The Department of Transportation announced on June 11 how the remaining $250 million of the March 2021 American Rescue Plans's $1.7...

Webinar: COVID-19 Mobility Adaptations: Building a Knowledge Base for New Practices

With the COVID-19 pandemic came a rapid increase in demand for safe, physically distant space for walking and cycling. Thousands of...

House To Vote on Surface Transportation Reauthorization by July 1

Yesterday morning, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved a five-year, $548 billion surface transportation...

Senate Hearing Shows Bipartisan Support for Rural Transit

While most recent infrastructure debates seem to be Republicans arguing for more highway funding and Democrats advocating for increased...

State and Local Traffic Enforcement Reforms Gain Traction

In the wake of the national reckoning with racial injustice and policing, states and cities began re-evaluating their approach to...

T&I Panel Advances $548B Surface Bill After 19-Hour Markup

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee began marking up H.R. 3864, the INVEST in America Act, at 10 a.m. yesterday, and...

Webinar: Leveraging Transit Data: Best Practices for Data Management and Sharing

Transit agencies collect a wealth of data on their systems and how riders use and experience them. As transit ridership begins to...

House Democrats Introduce $547B Surface Bill; Markup Next Week

House Democrats today introduced a five-year, $547 billion surface transportation reauthorization bill, the “Investing in a New...

House T&I to Mark Up Surface Reauthorization Bill June 9

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee will hold an executive session to discuss and amend its own surface...

Guest Op-Ed: Bus Lanes in the Car Capital: Lessons and Challenges from Los Angeles

This month, the Eno Center for Transportation released a new report titled “A Budding Model: Los Angeles’s Flower Street Bus...

House Members Request $20.8 Billion in Earmarks

Now that Congress has brought back earmarking, House members have filed requests for 5,267 projects totaling $20.75 billion. House...

Fernandez Faces Senate Confirmation Hearing. (Again.)

Nuria Fernandez appeared before the Senate Banking Committee on May 11 to testify at her confirmation hearing in support of her...

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