April 21, 2014
Analysis shows that while catastrophic motor carrier crashes are rare, the costs for resulting severe and critical injuries can exceed $1 million.
April 11, 2014
Principles agreed upon by the bipartisan Environment and Public Works Committee include passing a long-term bill, as opposed to a short-term patch.
March 21, 2014
The competitively awarded FY 2013 funds will allow tribes to continue or enhance existing transit service, launch new public transportation or plan for future transit needs.
March 11, 2014
Additionally, the plan calls for a number of policy changes in the program that will ensure that the industry provides effective and efficient public transportation.
March 4, 2014
The plan proposes a reformed business tax structure that would add significantly to federal revenues and increase funding for transportation by an average of about 38% per year.
February 27, 2014
Fund slated to run out of money by September, with the current surface transportation bill, MAP-21, expiring in October.
January 9, 2014
The funds are intended to encourage more widespread adoption of reliable “green energy” buses into transit fleets.
December 6, 2013
Will focus on the changes made to the program in MAP-21 and highlight the expansion in available project eligibility and growth in grant applications.
September 3, 2013
Would expand the program for interested states, implementing a key provision of MAP-21. The public is invited to submit its comments through www.regulations.gov during the 60-day public comment period, which will expire on Oct. 29, 2013.
July 18, 2013
The hearing, entitled “How the Financial Status of the Highway Trust Fund Impacts Surface Transportation Programs,” is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 in 2167 Rayburn House Office Building.
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