Tag: transportation programs

Impact & Regulations

FHWA announces $17.8M for Tribal Technical Assistance Program Centers

January 26, 2022

Via: Transportation Today

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) announced it would make up to $17.8 million in grants available over the next five years to re-establish seven Tribal Technical Assistance Program (TTAP) Centers across the country. The TTAP Centers […]

Impact & Regulations, Infrastructure

House GOP Unveils $400 Billion Highway Policy Bill

May 20, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

Legislation that would authorize $400 billion over five years for surface transportation programs was unveiled by Republican policymakers in the U.S. House of Representatives May 19. The Surface Transportation Advanced Through Reform, Technology and Efficient Review (STARTER) Act 2.0 would […]

Impact & Regulations, Infrastructure

House Bill Promotes Local Infrastructure Projects

February 1, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

Rep. Julia Brownley recently introduced legislation designed to secure additional federal funds for local transportation programs. The Support Local Transportation Act would incrementally increase funding for localities via the federal Surface Transportation Block Grant program. Specifically, the legislation would amend […]

Impact & Regulations, Infrastructure

Infrastructure is in the House

June 29, 2020

Via: Politico

The House is set to pass its $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill, H.R. 2 (116), this week, advancing, among many other things, a five-year reauthorization of surface transportation programs. Passage of the Democrat-written bill is a given in the House, but […]