August 23, 2010 (Engineering News-Record) MINNEAPOLIS — For victims and survivors of the Interstate 35W bridge collapse in Minneapolis, the legal odyssey ended Monday with the announcement that engineering giant URS Corp. agreed to pay $52.4 million to settle claims from the 2007 disaster that claimed 13 lives and injured 145. Click here to read […]
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July 27, 2010 (ideastream.com) – Ohio Republican Senator George Voinovich is pushing for quick reauthorization of the surface transportation bill that he says will create thousands of jobs for Ohioans. ideastream®’s Bill Rice reports, Voinovich hopes the bill can be passed before he leaves office in January. Click here to read full story.
July 26, 2010 (The Bond Buyer) – The Obama administration is opposed to a gasoline tax increase or mileage fee to generate revenue for the next multi-year transportation bill, but would support a number of public and private options including bond-related financing, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said Friday. Click here to read full story.
July 23, 2010 (The Journal of Commerce) — Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said a combination of current-level gas tax receipts, road and bridge tolling and President Obama’s proposed infrastructure fund could offer a way to fund a long-term federal infrastructure program without new taxes. Click here to read article.
July 2, 2010 (AASHTO Journal) – Federal-aid highway projects would see a $4 billion funding boost for Fiscal Year 2011 under legislation passed Thursday by the House transportation appropriations subcommittee. Click here to read article.
June 22, 2010 (The Columbus Dispatch) – Sen. George V. Voinovich, R-Ohio, welcomed President Barack Obama to Ohio on Friday — but had a small request. Click here to read article.