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The Hill
Waterways bill eyed as solution for Flintmove this bill through the Senate in the remaining weeks of this work period,”
Waterways bill eyed as solution for Flint
The Hill / Posted 17 hours ago
move this bill through the Senate in the remaining weeks of this work period,” he added. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee approved a $5 billion WRDA bill to boost the nation’s ports, harbors, dams and other water... Read more
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The Courier
Labor yet to reveal train replacement costthe former Liberal government ripped out of the regional operator,” Ms Allan sa
Labor yet to reveal train replacement cost
The Courier / Posted yesterday
the former Liberal government ripped out of the regional operator,” Ms Allan said. Mr Morris, who chairs the Economy and Infrastructure Committee in Parliament’s upper house, called on Treasurer Tim Pallas to appear before the committee to... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
National League Of Cities Calls Part 107 A Win For Local Governmentsamendments to the underlying bill, but did not receive a vote due to procedural
National League Of Cities Calls Part 107 A Win For Local Governments
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
amendments to the underlying bill, but did not receive a vote due to procedural reasons. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee passed their version of the reauthorization bill without preemption language earlier this year, but... Read more
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ESPN
Vegas stadium planners present new numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Vegas stadium planners present new numbers
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
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Island Packet
Thursday's Sports in Briefkey question of finding a site on which to build a stadium now projected to cos
Thursday's Sports in Brief
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
key question of finding a site on which to build a stadium now projected to cost $1.45 billion. Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee members heard again that the project won't cost the public more than $750 million — mostly through a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
NFL stadium talks continue as deadline loomsuntil the deadline, a group considering an NFL stadium plan still has a lot of
NFL stadium talks continue as deadline looms
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
until the deadline, a group considering an NFL stadium plan still has a lot of work to do. The Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee is still hasn’t decided on a potential site for the $1.45 billion stadium. The committee is... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbers
The Oakland Press / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbers
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets changing numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets changing numbers
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
18 related stories
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KTVN Reno
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbers
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
18 related stories
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets changing numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets changing numbers
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
18 related stories
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Salon.com
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets changing numberskey question of finding a site on which to build a stadium now projected to cos
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets changing numbers
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
key question of finding a site on which to build a stadium now projected to cost $1.45 billion. Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee members heard again that the project won’t cost the public more than $750 million — mostly through a... Read more
18 related stories
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets changing numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets changing numbers
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
18 related stories
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Daily Herald
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbers
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
18 related stories
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbers
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
18 related stories
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The Record Searchlight
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbersAdelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was
Panel studying stadium plan in Vegas gets new numbers
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
Adelson, who is pushing for the Oakland Raiders to move to the city. There was no talk at the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee work session about whether gambling on pro sports is a good idea. In fact, some casinos around town... Read more
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The Hill
Chairman slams sit-in 'circus' after cancelled transportation markupThe top lawmaker on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee slamm
Chairman slams sit-in 'circus' after cancelled transportation markup
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
The top lawmaker on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee slammed the Democratic sit-in on the House floor, which forced his panel to cancel a markup of transportation bills Thursday morning. ADVERTISEMENT GOP leaders were forced to... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
President Obama signs bill with Great Lakes pipeline protectionschamber with changes made by the U.S. House. The House Energy and Commerce Comm
President Obama signs bill with Great Lakes pipeline protections
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
chamber with changes made by the U.S. House. The House Energy and Commerce Committee, along with the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, moved the bill with bipartisan support. “We came together, Republicans and Democrats, to improve... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
President Obama signs bill with Great Lakes pipeline protectionschamber with changes made by the U.S. House. The House Energy and Commerce Comm
President Obama signs bill with Great Lakes pipeline protections
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
chamber with changes made by the U.S. House. The House Energy and Commerce Committee, along with the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, moved the bill with bipartisan support. “We came together, Republicans and Democrats, to improve... Read more
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The Hill
Short-term FAA bill would likely extend into next year, GOP chairman saysreduce security checkpoint lines and strengthen consumer protections for airlin
Short-term FAA bill would likely extend into next year, GOP chairman says
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
reduce security checkpoint lines and strengthen consumer protections for airline passengers. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee advanced a six-year version in February, but the legislation has remained stalled over a contentious... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Roughly Speaking podcast: How deteriorating infrastructure costs families and businesses (episode 111)a trillion-dollar investment gap in infrastructure, with the shortfall costing
Roughly Speaking podcast: How deteriorating infrastructure costs families and businesses (episode 111)
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
a trillion-dollar investment gap in infrastructure, with the shortfall costing each American household and business thousands of dollars annually. Dan speaks with Greg DiLoreto, past president of the ASCE and chair of its infrastructure com... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Road tolls no lower either side of major ICB worksis now one of Brisbane's major inner-city traffic interconnectors. Announcing t
Road tolls no lower either side of major ICB works
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
is now one of Brisbane's major inner-city traffic interconnectors. Announcing the ICB changes were Lord Mayor Graham Quirk, Infrastructure Committee chair Cr Amanda Cooper and Transurban's Wes Ballantyne. Photo: Tony Moore Lord Mayor Graham Quirk... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
ANSI’s Fran Schrotter Honored with ASTM International 2016 Cavanaugh Awardwas appointed to the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology Organi
ANSI’s Fran Schrotter Honored with ASTM International 2016 Cavanaugh Award
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
was appointed to the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology Organization of Scientific Area Committees Quality Infrastructure Committee on Forensic Sciences. With the Cavanaugh award, Schrotter is named as an honorary member of... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Political Watchwhich was based on legislation that originated in the House Energy and Commerce
Political Watch
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 10 days ago
which was based on legislation that originated in the House Energy and Commerce Committee, House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the Senate. Capps released the following statement on the House amendment to the PIPES Act, S.... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Brisbane footpath to be painted in rainbow colours to honour gay communitycrossing on Sydney's Oxford Street that was temporarily installed for Mardi Gra
Brisbane footpath to be painted in rainbow colours to honour gay community
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
crossing on Sydney's Oxford Street that was temporarily installed for Mardi Gras in 2014. Chair of Brisbane City Council's Infrastructure Committee Councillor Amanda Cooper said council was "happy to support" the footpath rainbow motif. But she... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Major changes come to Toowoomba CBD traffic todayhas been maintained, and drivers and pedestrians are urged to be aware of the c
Major changes come to Toowoomba CBD traffic today
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
has been maintained, and drivers and pedestrians are urged to be aware of the changes and their surroundings. Council's infrastructure committee chair Cr Carol Taylor said the changes have been designed to improve traffic efficiency and ease... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Family, friends of people killed by Toronto drivers blast city's safety plana wave of criticism, his office indicated that he would support Councillor Jaye
Family, friends of people killed by Toronto drivers blast city's safety plan
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
a wave of criticism, his office indicated that he would support Councillor Jaye Robinson, chair of the public works and infrastructure committee, in her push to increase the goal to a 100-per-cent reduction within five years. But it was not... Read more
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Al.com
Who wants to replace Mike Hubbard as House Speaker? List of candidates will be longR-Rogersville: He was first elected to the legislature in 2010 and serves as ch
Who wants to replace Mike Hubbard as House Speaker? List of candidates will be long
Al.com / Posted 11 days ago
R-Rogersville: He was first elected to the legislature in 2010 and serves as chair of the Transportation, Utilities and Infrastructure Committee. Mac McCutcheon, R-Monrovia: He was first elected to the legislature in 2006 and serves as chair of... Read more
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MLive.com
Congress passes bill ratcheting up Mackinac pipeline safety rulesand any rupture would be difficult to contain," Miller said. The PIPES Act pas
Congress passes bill ratcheting up Mackinac pipeline safety rules
MLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
and any rupture would be difficult to contain," Miller said. The PIPES Act passed through the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee before its chamber approval. U.S. Rep Fred Upton, R-St. Joseph, chairs that committee, on which... Read more
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Market Watch
Don’t let air-traffic control become another Amtrakin 1987. NATCA has powerful friends in Congress, including Rep. Bill Shuster (R
Don’t let air-traffic control become another Amtrak
Market Watch / Posted 12 days ago
in 1987. NATCA has powerful friends in Congress, including Rep. Bill Shuster (R-PA), chairman of House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and Rep. Frank Lobiondo (R-NJ), chairman of the House Aviation Subcommittee, who want to help the... Read more
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The Indian Express
No balance sheet, no service tax paid, BCCI units in mess before Supreme Court D-DayBCCI secretary Ajay Shirke said, “As for the Assam Cricket Association, I wante
No balance sheet, no service tax paid, BCCI units in mess before Supreme Court D-Day
The Indian Express / Posted 13 days ago
BCCI secretary Ajay Shirke said, “As for the Assam Cricket Association, I wanted a physical inspection and accordingly, our infrastructure committee headed by Prakash Dixit went there last week. I’m waiting for a formal report.” Shirke said the... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Council announces $25m upgrade to Range Crossing exitCouncil has announced it will upgrade Mort St to provide an additional connecti
Council announces $25m upgrade to Range Crossing exit
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Council has announced it will upgrade Mort St to provide an additional connection to the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing. Infrastructure committee chair Cr Carol Taylor said the $25 million council-funded upgrade of sections of Mort St would help... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Neil St roadworks driving us to distraction for changehe had witnessed a number of minor crashes at the intersection as confused driv
Neil St roadworks driving us to distraction for change
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
he had witnessed a number of minor crashes at the intersection as confused drivers failed to navigate the new crossroads. Infrastructure committee chair Cr Carol Taylor, in a statement sent to The Chronicle, reiterated calls for patience as the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
More than 160 pedestrians killed by vehicles since 2011: ‘These are deaths we can prevent’high time we make seniors’ safety a top priority,” said Councillor Jaye Robinso
More than 160 pedestrians killed by vehicles since 2011: ‘These are deaths we can prevent’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
high time we make seniors’ safety a top priority,” said Councillor Jaye Robinson, chair of the public works and infrastructure committee that will debate the city’s forthcoming road-safety plan later this month. “The senior population... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NBAA Joins Call For House To Pass FAA ReauthorizationLeader Paul Ryan (R-1-WI), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-12-CA), and me
NBAA Joins Call For House To Pass FAA Reauthorization
The Aero-News Network / Posted 16 days ago
Leader Paul Ryan (R-1-WI), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-12-CA), and members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The letter noted that aviation stakeholders wish to see an FAA funding bill passed with strong... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
TSA as Example of Privatization Playbook: Make an Agency Perform Badly By Underfunding It....Reason Foundation, testified about the benefits of TSA privatization in Congres
TSA as Example of Privatization Playbook: Make an Agency Perform Badly By Underfunding It....
Naked Capitalism / Posted 16 days ago
Reason Foundation, testified about the benefits of TSA privatization in Congress, citing the same Transportation & Infrastructure Committee report Chris Edwards did. Poole, and Reason, have actually claimed that Poole coined the term... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Peoria County Board to hold meeting about bridge closureso we can explain to residents what we are doing and just to alleviate concerns
Peoria County Board to hold meeting about bridge closure
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 17 days ago
so we can explain to residents what we are doing and just to alleviate concerns that I know people have had," said James Dillon from the Land Use and Infrastructure Committee. The meeting will be held at Illini Bluffs with the date to be determi... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Van Nuys Hosts Aviation Conferencea major provision not in the Senate version – to privatize the air traffic cont
Van Nuys Hosts Aviation Conference
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted 17 days ago
a major provision not in the Senate version – to privatize the air traffic control system. The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee has not yet taken up the bill in order to send it to the full membership, Bolen said. “The Senate... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NBAA Joins Call for House to Pass FAA ReauthorizationLeader Paul Ryan (R-1-WI), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-12-CA), and me
NBAA Joins Call for House to Pass FAA Reauthorization
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 17 days ago
Leader Paul Ryan (R-1-WI), House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-12-CA), and members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The letter noted that aviation stakeholders wish to see an FAA funding bill passed with strong... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Council reveals when all of Neil St will be two way traffictwo-way traffic from Thursday, June 16. The changeover will be after the morni
Council reveals when all of Neil St will be two way traffic
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
two-way traffic from Thursday, June 16. The changeover will be after the morning peak traffic. Toowoomba Regional Council infrastructure committee chair Cr Carol Taylor said the change would help to improve traffic efficiency and ease congestion... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
GAMA Statement On The Need To Get An FAA Bill Enacted This Yearreleased the following statement about FAA Reauthorization: "Recent reports su
GAMA Statement On The Need To Get An FAA Bill Enacted This Year
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 days ago
released the following statement about FAA Reauthorization: "Recent reports suggest that U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA) may propose a simple extension of FAA programs into next year.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Why we’re dobbing each other in for parkingof complaints was up, council revenue from fines dropped from $28 million in 20
Why we’re dobbing each other in for parking
The Courier Mail / Posted 21 days ago
of complaints was up, council revenue from fines dropped from $28 million in 2013-14 to $27 million last year. Council infrastructure committee chairwoman Amanda Cooper partly attributed the decrease in revenue to the 2014 Parking Taskforce... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Raiders owner: "Right now I am focused on Las Vegas"to do that 10 times a tear for the next 10, 20, 30 years. I don't think that is
Raiders owner: "Right now I am focused on Las Vegas"
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 23 days ago
to do that 10 times a tear for the next 10, 20, 30 years. I don't think that is the way to go," Davis said. The next meeting of the Southern Nevada Tourism Infrastructure Committee that has been discussing the stadium proposal is set for June... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Airports Council Welcomes Legislation To Reduce TSA Wait TimesFunding for Aviation Screeners and Threat Elimination Restoration Act (H.R. 534
Airports Council Welcomes Legislation To Reduce TSA Wait Times
The Aero-News Network / Posted 25 days ago
Funding for Aviation Screeners and Threat Elimination Restoration Act (H.R. 5340), introduced by House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Peter DeFazio (D-OR), House Homeland Security Committee Ranking Member Bennie... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Mayor's Office: More Than 250 Miles Of City Streets Have Been Repairedtop budget priority because it is a top priority for all San Diegans," said Cou
Mayor's Office: More Than 250 Miles Of City Streets Have Been Repaired
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
top budget priority because it is a top priority for all San Diegans," said Councilman Mark Kersey, who chairs the panel's Infrastructure Committee. "As routine maintenance becomes the norm, there will be fewer potholes and we'll be able to... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
American travel hurt by infrastructurefor failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, wh
American travel hurt by infrastructure
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 26 days ago
for failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, who chairs the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said raising the gas tax "doesn't solve the long-term funding problem." But Congress has not yet... Read more
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My EastText
American travel hurt by infrastructurefor failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, wh
American travel hurt by infrastructure
My EastText / Posted 26 days ago
for failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, who chairs the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said raising the gas tax "doesn't solve the long-term funding problem." But Congress has not yet... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
American travel hurt by infrastructurefor failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, wh
American travel hurt by infrastructure
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 26 days ago
for failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, who chairs the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said raising the gas tax "doesn't solve the long-term funding problem." But Congress has not yet... Read more
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The Signal
Battle against groundwater contamination advances on two frontsfacility fully operational by 2018. In a letter sent this month to Bill Shuste
Battle against groundwater contamination advances on two fronts
The Signal / Posted 27 days ago
facility fully operational by 2018. In a letter sent this month to Bill Shuster, chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, Congressman Steve Knight, R-Palmdale, asks that his House Resolution 4610 be tied to a larger bill... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Damaged pipelines are 'ticking time bomb'for failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, wh
Damaged pipelines are 'ticking time bomb'
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 27 days ago
for failing to raise the gas tax in 23 years. Republican Rep. Bill Shuster, who chairs the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said raising the gas tax "doesn't solve the long-term funding problem." But Congress has not yet... Read more
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