By JOAN LOWY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – House Republicans are pitching a six-year transportation construction plan as a major jobs bill that can win bipartisan approval before next year’s election, a key GOP lawmaker said Monday. Even while prospects ...Read More »
By Andrew Taylor Associated Press Washington — A stimulus-style spending and tax surcharge on the very wealthy could torpedo an infrastructure package that calls for almost $60 million in roads and bridges. President Barack Obama’s allies in the Senate on ...Read More »
By JOAN LOWY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, the most prominent Republican in President Barack Obama’s administration, accused GOP House members Friday of putting their hope for the president to fail ahead of working toward solving ...Read More »
Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett wants to increase spending on the city's ailing sewer lines, which have come under scrutiny because of massive flooding in recent years.Read More »
By James Briggs Bicycle advocates Tuesday planned to lobby the state Department of Transportation for a bike and pedestrian path to be included in the reconstruction of Milwaukee’s Hoan Bridge. The bike path is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to connect Milwaukee’s ...
Tagged with: ADA Americans with Disabilities Act Christine Sinicki Federal Highway Administration FHA Hoan Bridge I-794 infrastructure Interstate 794 Mark Gottlieb Scott Walker Wisconsin Department of Transportation WisDOTRead More »
By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM AP Business Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Telecommunications companies in 16 states will share more than $103 million in federal funding to help expand broadband Internet access to those areas of rural America that haven’t been reached ...Read More »