Tag: surface transportation bill

Impact & Regulations, Travel & Public Transit

Congress Extends Surface Transportation Programs

October 1, 2020

Via: Metro Magazine

Congress passed legislation that extends the surface transportation authorization act, securing funding for transit investments over the next year. APTA President/CEO Paul P. Skoutelas released the following statement: “The American Public Transportation Association (APTA), on behalf of the entire public […]

Impact & Regulations

The House’s green surface bill runs into politics

June 4, 2020

Via: Politico

House Democrats’ climate-focused surface transportation reauthorization got skewered on Wednesday by Republicans and some industry groups, including those representing the rail industry and state transportation departments. GOP lawmakers accused House Transportation Chair Peter DeFazio of shutting out Republicans and unveiling […]