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Transportation bill promises jobs, wildlife protection, infrastructure updates.

Guest column by TOM FRANCE
Missoulian
July 30, 2012

 

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Transportation Bill Reauthorization

 

 

Boxer aims to put TIGER-type program in next federal transport bill

By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
March 25, 2010
http://dc.streetsblog.org/2010/03/25/boxer-aims-to-put-tiger-type-program-in-next-federal-transport-bill/

Ambitious Wyoming big game underpass plan takes hit
By Jeff Gearino
Casper Star-Tribune
March 14, 2010
http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_8c43c438-a106-5773-bf09-7e86f5d00449.html

Three animal crossings come to busy Oracle Road
By Tony Davis
Arizona Daily Star
February 21, 2010
http://www.azstarnet.com/news/science/environment/article_6cda431f-5d9c-5b2a-865a-ad9aee9ee260.html

ODOT collaboration process becoming standard
By Justin Carinci
Daily Journal of Commerce
February 9, 2010
http://djcoregon.com/news/2010/02/09/odot-group-smoothes-agency-process-trpn/

Greenroads lays foundation for more sustainable US road construction
By Mark Harris
The Guardian
January 19, 2010
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2010/jan/19/greenroads-us-road-construction-environment

Schwartz, Curry crafting "raodkill bill" to slow drivers in wildlife crossing zones
By David Williams
The Colorado Independent
January 11, 2010
http://coloradoindependent.com/45647/schwartz-curry-crafting-%E2%80%98roadkill-bill%E2%80%99-to-slow-drivers-in-wildlife-crossing-zones

$37.3 billion jobs bill funding for transportation, T-LU extension coming
Washington State DOT
December 15, 2009
http://wsdotfederalfunding.blogspot.com/2009/12/373-jobs-bill-funding-for.html

WY Game & Fish sees underpass success
By Jeff Gearino
Casper Star Tribune
December 14, 2009
http://www.trib.com/news/state-and-regional/article_9a0f9760-069b-53ab-997f-6ae4b6f78c1c.html

Oberstar outlines $100 billion transportation-funding plan
By Derek Wallbank
Minnesota Post
December 2, 2009
http://www.minnpost.com/derekwallbank/2009/12/02/13937/oberstar_outlines_100_billion_transportation-funding_plan

House lawmakers, states call for more transportation stimulus
By David Tanner
Land Line Magazine
December 2, 2009
http://www.landlinemag.com/todays_news/Daily/2009/Dec09/113009/120209-01.htm

Crossroads - Refuge, DOT perspectives clash in Sterling Hwy collision mitigation project
By Jenny Neyman
The Redoubt Reporter
November 25, 2009
http://redoubtreporter.wordpress.com/2009/11/25/crossroads-%E2%80%94-refuge-dot-perspectives-clash-in-sterling-highway-collision-mitigation-project/

Stimulus on the range: Structure built on U.S. 93, where deer and antelope play
By Nate Poppino
Times-News
November 23, 2009
http://www.magicvalley.com/news/article_a4d2a9eb-855a-5c59-8292-171f9a8b9de2.html

Revolutionary Road
By Karrie Jacobs
New York Times
November 11, 2009
http://www.nytimes.com/2009/11/11/opinion/11jacobs.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

'The concrete is cracking': Front-loaded new transport bill gains steam
By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
November 6, 2009
http://dc.streetsblog.org/2009/11/06/the-concrete-is-cracking-front-loaded-new-transport-bill-gains-steam/

Transportation infrastructure: Surface transportation funding gets another extension
By Jeff Berman
Logistics Management
November 2, 2009
http://www.logisticsmgmt.com/article/367098-Transportation_infrastructure_Surface_transportation_funding_gets_another_extension.php

Transportation policy becomes the proverbial tree falling in the forest
By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
October 28, 2009
http://dc.streetsblog.org/2009/10/28/transportation-policy-becomes-the-proverbial-tree-falling-in-the-forest/

Obama ally breaks with White House on timing of new transport bill
By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
October 13, 2009
http://dc.streetsblog.org/2009/10/13/obama-ally-breaks/

House passes three-month extension to SAFETEA-LU
School Transportation News
September 24, 2009
http://www.stnonline.com/artman/publish/article_9888.shtml

Did Oberstar admit there won't be a transportation bill this year?
By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
September 10, 2009
http://dc.streetsblog.org/2009/09/10/did-oberstar-admit-there-wont-be-a-transportation-bill-this-year/

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