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|July 22, 2021||DC Area Authorities Reconsider Beltway Express Lanes||
Washington DC’s regional planning board decided on Wednesday to reexamine the construction of two tolled express lanes along a part of I-270.
|July 20, 2021||Rhode Island Pell Bridge Enters Phase 2||
Phase 1 of the project, valued at $10.9 million, focused on the reconstruction of JT Connell Highway and Coddington Highway, but with Phase 2 involving interchanges and a much higher dollar amount, ...Read more
|July 16, 2021||Colorado Approves $238 Million for Highway, Transportation Projects||
The Colorado Transportation Commission met this Friday for the first time since the passage of a major transportation bill and, in addition to approving $238 million in funding for transportation, ...Read more
|July 12, 2021||Oklahoma Asks Feds for Highway Funds||
Senator James Inhofe (R) announced the funding request alongside Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) Secretary Tim Gatz on Thursday, July 8.
ODOT wants to “use the funds to resurfa ...Read more
|July 8, 2021||Minnesota DOT Funds 7 Rail Projects Aimed at Economic Development||
The seven projects were picked from a pool of 21 proposals and were chosen for their ability to aid economic development in the state.
"The number of applicants for the 2021 MRSI grants sho ...Read more
|July 5, 2021||Illinois DOT Announces $110m for Chicago-Area Transit Projects||
According to the press release published on Friday, the proposal period will end on August 31. The funding comes as part of the second of three grant cycles made possible by the Rebuild Illinois Tr ...Read more
|July 2, 2021||Georgia DOT Awarded $102m in Construction Contracts This May||
Some 30 construction contracts were awarded by the Georgia department of transportation this May totalling more than $102 million dollars, bringing the state’s total on construction contracts thi ...Read more
|June 30, 2021||BREAKING: USDOT Proposes $905m in Future Infrastructure Grants||
The awards will come as part of the Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) discretionary grant program and will go to economically important rail and highway projects.
“These timely ...Read more
|June 22, 2021||White Women Reap the Bulk of Minnesota’s DBE Dollars||
The ratio is reflective of a national problem according to Sean Skibbie, interim director of civil rights and the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). “White women tend to be, sometime ...Read more
|June 16, 2021||North Carolina's DOT is Encouraging DBE Firms to Compete for State Contracts||
The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) and their Office of Civil Rights is encouraging Disabled Business Enterprises (DBEs) to ...Read more