Secretary Foxx Calls on Congress to Invest in America’s Infrastructure

Via USDOT news release

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today completed his four-day bus tour in our nation’s capital to urge Congress to act on a long-term transportation bill. While traveling through five states – Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina and Virginia – Secretary Foxx visited universities, manufacturers, bridges, freight facilities, and highway projects to highlight the importance of investing in America’s infrastructure.

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FHWA Sends States $232 Million in Grants for Emergency Repairs Back to 2007

Via AASHTO Journal

The U.S. Department of Transportation is sending out reimbursements totaling more than $232 million to more than half the nation for emergency road and bridge repairs they have made after storms or other unusual events going back to 2007.

Drawn from the Federal Highway Administration's emergency relief program, the money is being disbursed to 26 states and Puerto Rico.

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