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Federal Highway Administrator Helps Open LBJ Express Project

September 11, 2015 - in Construction, Projects, Transportation

DALLAS, Sept. 10, 2015 – Federal Highway Administrator Gregory Nadeau, with state and local officials, helped open Dallas’ LBJ Express project today, which rebuilt one of the busiest highways in north Texas. The $2.6 billion project, which relied on nearly…

Freedmans Village Bridge in Northern Virginia Opened and Dedicated

September 11, 2015 - in Bridges, Construction, Corporate

ARLINGTON, Va. – U.S. Deputy Transportation Secretary Victor Mendez joined Gov. Terry McAuliffe at a dedication ceremony today for the Freedmans Village…

Substantial Demand Underscores Need for TIGER Grants

July 30, 2015 - in Construction, Financial

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced that applications to the U.S. Department of Transportation for its seventh round…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Tours Des Moines’ Southeast Connector Project

DES MOINES, Iowa, May 18, 2015 – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx toured the Southeast (SE) Connector project today and urged Congress to pass a long-term funding bill that can help boost transportation investment in  communities like Des Moines…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Visits Knoxville to Discuss Proposed $271.1 Million Alcoa Highway Project

May 13, 2015 - in Corporate, Roads

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx met with Knoxville Mayor Madeline Rogero and other local leaders to discuss the proposed Alcoa Highway project, designed to improve safety and reduce traffic congestion by widening SR-115 and…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Announces $162 Million Loan for Ohio River Bridges East End Crossing

April 17, 2015 - in Financial

WASHINGTON, April 17, 2015 – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced a Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) loan for $162 million from the Department's Federal Highway Administration to finance the East End…

USDOT Sends Six-Year Transportation Bill to Congress

March 31, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

WASHINGTON, D.C., March 30, 2015 – Over the past year, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has visited more than 100 communities and heard one common story – shared by all – about crumbling infrastructure and dwindling resources to fix it with.…

Federal Highway Administration On Hand to Kick Off Sarah Mildred Long Bridge Replacement Project

KITTERY, Maine, Jan. 6, 2014—The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today participated in the ceremonial launch of the new Sarah Mildred Long Bridge spanning the Piscataqua River between Maine and New Hampshire. The…