TIGER
Government

Fiscal 2019 Budget Request Would Cut TIGER Grants

Budget books Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

A program popular with state and local agencies that provides federal infrastructure grants would be denied funding under the Trump administration’s fiscal 2019 budget request released Feb. 12, which also would significantly reduce the Department of Transportation’s budget.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
February 12, 2018
Government

USDOT Accepting Applications From States, Municipalities for TIGER Grants

Department of Transportation U.S. Department of Transportation

States and cities seeking additional funding to help pay for large-scale infrastructure projects will be able to apply for grants under an Obama-era program, the U.S. Department of Transportation announced on Sept.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
September 6, 2017
Government, Business

Capitol Agenda for the Week of Sept. 4: TIGER in the House

Flooded I-65 Flooded I-65 in Houston by David J. Phillip/AP

Images of interstates and neighborhoods underwater in Houston reminded us of the fragility of our nation's infrastructure. Here's the week ahead for trucking on Capitol Hill.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
September 4, 2017