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|February 25, 2021||USDOT Loans More Than $900 Million for Dallas Regional Rail Project||
The Department of Transportation announced on Thursday a $908 million loan to Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) for the Silver Line Regional Rail Project. The money comes out of the DOT’s Railroad ...Read more
|February 16, 2021||UPDATE: Biden’s Labor Secretary Pick Faces Legal Action Over Disparity Study||
UPDATE: The Black Economic Council of Massachusetts (BECMA), the Greater Boston Latino Network (GBLN) and Amplify Latinx have filed a with the Department of Justice and the Department of Transporta ...Read more
|February 8, 2021||Maine DOT Releases $2.71 Billion 3-Year Work Plan||
The plan includes 166 bridge projects at cost of $504 million; 100 miles of highway construction and rehabilitation at a cost of $212 million; 222 highway safety and “spot improvements” at a co ...Read more
|February 3, 2021||Florida Governor’s Budget Proposal Seeks More Than $10 Billion for DOT||
“Our state has been tested many times before and has always passed with flying colors. Although our fight against COVID-19 has altered our economic landscape, Florida is on the road to recovery a ...Read more
|January 26, 2021||Florida's Pensacola Bay Bridge $430 Million Project Chugs Along||
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has announced new updates on the Pensacola Bay Bridge Recovery Effort, aiming to wrap everything up and open up all four lanes to vehicular traffic s ...Read more
|January 22, 2021||Buttigieg: A New Face Facing New Obstacles in Transportation||
President Joe Biden’s nominee to head up the Department of Transportation (DOT), Pete Buttigieg, is expected to pass through the Senate confirmation process as soon as next week. In his two-hour ...Read more
|January 19, 2021||Maryland Ups Personal Net Worth Cap for MBEs||
The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) has announced a new effort to increase access and opportunity for Minority Business Enterprises (MBE).
The state’s Minority Business Ent ...Read more
|January 13, 2021||Pennsylvania Invests Millions in Rail-Freight Improvements||
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf (D) announced on Tuesday that funding for 26 rail-freight projects has been approved. The projects are aimed at improving freight mobility.
Better yet, the ...Read more
|January 11, 2021||SBA Administrator Heaps Praise on Trump After High-Profile Resignations Over Capitol Riots||
Small Business Administration Administrator Jovita Carranza showered President Donald Trump with praise on Monday despite the resignation of many of her colleagues including the Secretary of the De ...Read more
|January 8, 2021||DoT Secretary, Five FAA Officials and More Resign Following Capitol Riots||
Department of Transportation (DoT) Secretary Elaine Chao announced her resignation from the Trump Administration on Twitter the day after pro-Trump protesters stormed the Capitol building, Five sen ...Read more