Tax reform, highway bill 'doable,' Boehner says
Tax reform legislation and a long-term highway bill "are in the realm of doable" during President Obama's final two years in office, Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Sunday.
The Hill – 9/28/2014
Plans in hand for major Ethiopian road program
In Ethiopia plans are in hand for a series of major road projects. The Ethiopian Government has set out a program of road building contracts to expand the country's transportation network.
World Highways – 9/26/2014
US economic growth revised upwards again
The US economy grew at an annual rate of 4.6% between April and June, faster than the previous estimate of 4.2%, according to revised figures from the US Department of Commerce.
BBC News – 9/26/2014
NAM Study Details Economic Benefits of Infrastructure Investment
A new study commissioned by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and conducted by Inforum at the University of Maryland offers a view into the economic benefits the U.S. economy would reap with a more concerted effort to address the nation's infrastructure needs.
Rock Products – 9/24/2014
New highway investment for Moscow
A series of highway projects are either underway or being planned in Russian capital Moscow.
World Highways – 9/24/2014
Foxx pushes transportation investment
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx met with local leaders and road builders Wednesday in West Salem to offer updates on work at the federal level and to stress the importance of long-term infrastructure investments.
LaCrosseTribune.com – 9/24/2014
Ohio to start largest single construction project in state history
The Portsmouth Gateway Group is set to begin building the largest single construction project the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) has ever seen.
Better Roads – 9/24/2014
Report: Infrastructure investment will boost jobs, growth and wages
Boosting long-term investment for the nation's aging infrastructure will grow jobs, the economy and wages, a new study showed on Tuesday.
The Hill – 9/23/2014
New bill offers additional 10 weeks of federal transportation funding
State departments of transportation will receive an additional 10 weeks of funding for surface transportation projects following Congressional approval of a new short-term continuing resolution last week.
Roads & Bridges – 9/22/2014
Kenya plans ambitious roads programme
The Kenyan Government has ambitious plans for road infrastructure development. The country's new road expansion programme will be funded in part by commercial banks and other financial institutions, which will provide some US$2.93 billion.
World Highways – 9/19/2014