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December 10, 2013
Infrastructure in the News for December 10
Streets Blog: More Transit Service or Lower Fares?
As the economy gradually improves, some transit budgets are looking a little rosier. In a few rare cases, transit agencies even have a surplus and need to decide how to handle it.Read More
December 9, 2013
Infrastructure in the News: December 9, 2013
Transportation Issues Daily: Bold Proposal Offers Short-Term Fix to Transportation Funding
The “infrastructure deficit” is just as important as the budget deficit, says Rep. Earl Blumenauer. He is proposing bold legislation for a short-term fix, and another bill to address the longer term funding challenges.Read More
America's transportation infrastructure includes our highways, bridges, tunnels, railways, airports, transit systems, ports, and freight goods movement.Related Topics:
America's water systems includes our dams, levees, waterways, as well as our drinking water and wastewater treatment plants.Related Topics:
- Press Release Former Pennsylvania Governor Edward Rendell Calls for Port, Waterway Strategy in Speech to American Association of Port Authorities Read More
- Press Release BAF Educational Fund Releases Infrastructure Report: Falling Apart and Falling Behind Read More
- Published Report An Economic Analysis of Infrastructure Investment Read More
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