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Transportation bill promises jobs, wildlife protection, infrastructure updates.

Guest column by TOM FRANCE
July 30, 2012







Transportation Bill Reauthorization



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

By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
March 25, 2010

Ambitious Wyoming big game underpass plan takes hit
By Jeff Gearino
Casper Star-Tribune
March 14, 2010

Three animal crossings come to busy Oracle Road
By Tony Davis
Arizona Daily Star
February 21, 2010

ODOT collaboration process becoming standard
By Justin Carinci
Daily Journal of Commerce
February 9, 2010

Greenroads lays foundation for more sustainable US road construction
By Mark Harris
The Guardian
January 19, 2010

Schwartz, Curry crafting "raodkill bill" to slow drivers in wildlife crossing zones
By David Williams
The Colorado Independent
January 11, 2010

$37.3 billion jobs bill funding for transportation, T-LU extension coming
Washington State DOT
December 15, 2009

WY Game & Fish sees underpass success
By Jeff Gearino
Casper Star Tribune
December 14, 2009

Oberstar outlines $100 billion transportation-funding plan
By Derek Wallbank
Minnesota Post
December 2, 2009

House lawmakers, states call for more transportation stimulus
By David Tanner
Land Line Magazine
December 2, 2009

Crossroads - Refuge, DOT perspectives clash in Sterling Hwy collision mitigation project
By Jenny Neyman
The Redoubt Reporter
November 25, 2009

Stimulus on the range: Structure built on U.S. 93, where deer and antelope play
By Nate Poppino
November 23, 2009

Revolutionary Road
By Karrie Jacobs
New York Times
November 11, 2009

'The concrete is cracking': Front-loaded new transport bill gains steam
By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
November 6, 2009

Transportation infrastructure: Surface transportation funding gets another extension
By Jeff Berman
Logistics Management
November 2, 2009

Transportation policy becomes the proverbial tree falling in the forest
By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
October 28, 2009

Obama ally breaks with White House on timing of new transport bill
By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
October 13, 2009

House passes three-month extension to SAFETEA-LU
School Transportation News
September 24, 2009

Did Oberstar admit there won't be a transportation bill this year?
By Elana Schor
Streetsblog Capitol Hill
September 10, 2009


Bison crossing road in Yellowstone National Park

Bison walking down center line of road in Yellowstone National Park

Coyote on Portland MAX train (light rail)

An alligator is seen crossing a road in Sabine Pass, Texas, Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008, as the area recovers from the effects of Hurricane Ike
AP/Eric Gay

White-tailed deer, Skyline Dr., Shenandoah N.P., VA

White-tailed deer crossing Skyline Dr., Shenandoah N.P., VA

Road construction in Arizona

Wildlife underpass crossing in Arizona

Wildlife underpass crossing in Banff National Park

Wildlife overpass crossing in Banff National Park

Moose leaving US 89 culvert near Logan, UT

Mule deer leaving US 89 culvert near Logan, UT

River otters in Hwy 93 wildlife underpass, Flathead Indian Reservation, MT

Black bear in Hwy 93 wildlife underpass, Flathead Indian Reservation, MT

Road construction in Northern CA

Road construction in Northern CA