TRANSPORTMcCrory Outlines Strategy for Transpo Spending
News and Observer
North Carolina will build better transportation projects and create more jobs if it scraps an outmoded formula created in 1989 to sprinkle road-building money among different regions of the state, Gov. Pat McCrory said Thursday.
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Salt Lake City: UTA Raises Rail Budget 27%
Salt Lake Tribune
As the Utah Transit Authority gave preliminary approval Wednesday to a 2013 budget that will spike spending on its growing train operations by 27 percent, it also cleared the next-to-last stop toward borrowing another $180 million to help pay for constructing new TRAX and FrontRunner lines...
Anaheim: City OKs Streetcar Plan
The City Council voted 3-2 Tuesday to support the…
Blogosphere - In this section you'll find commentary, opinion and editorials from blogs and newspapers around the country. The opinions expressed in these blogs do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Reconnecting America.
Blogosphere: Are Contractors Wasting Public Money
Greater Greater Washington
Public works projects in the United States cost far more than they should. From subway lines to light rail to roads and bridges, the price tag on projects is huge, while other countries get infrastructure for much less. ..
Blogosphere: Behind the Scenes of BART's New Seats
SF BART Blog
It takes muscle and dexterity to rip the old seats…