Government, Business, Safety

FHWA Announces Availability of Tribal Projects Grants

Tribal Projects Grant A construction truck leaves the Mashpee Wampanoag tribal lands in Massachusetts. (Steven Senne/Associated Press)

The Federal Highway Administration announced the availability of $70 million through the Nationally Significant Federal Lands and Tribal Projects grant program Sept. 8.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
September 9, 2020
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment, Safety

Capitol Agenda for the Week of Dec. 10: Just in Time for the Holidays

Missouri Rep. Sam Graves Missouri Rep. Sam Graves (AAAEDelivers via YouTube)

Ahead of the Dec. 11 announcement of the next BUILD grant recipients, a few members of Congress have alerted the public about extra funds headed to their districts to help alleviate the cost of infrastructure projects.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
December 10, 2018
Government, Business, Safety

DOT Launches BUILD Grant Webinar Series

DOT sign Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

The U.S. Department of Transportation launched the first of a series of webinars May 24 to teach people how to compete for Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development, or BUILD, discretionary grants.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
May 25, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

Transportation Officials Explain Multimodal Funding Options

Port of Baltimore (Port of Baltimore)

Ports looking to improve their facilities as well as the roads, tunnels, bridges and rails that link to them may find aid in federal grant programs, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
May 23, 2018

Deadline for INFRA Grants Set for Nov. 2

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The deadline to submit applications for new federal infrastructure grants is Nov. 2, the U.S. Department of Transportation has announced.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
July 5, 2017
Government, Business, Safety

Wisconsin Using Grants to Reduce Crashes

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For a third straight year, Wisconsin’s State Patrol has received federal and state funding in hopes of continuing to reduce large truck crashes in the state. The yearlong grants of nearly $500,000, which boosted the three-year total over $700,000, took effect Oct. 1.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
October 25, 2016

DOT Awards Six States Traffic Improvement Grants

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Six states will have extra money to expand freight corridors and implement connected vehicle technologies with the help of $56.6 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation announced this week.

October 13, 2016

DOT Awards 5 States Grants for Small Infrastructure Repairs

The Department of Transportation awarded about $4.5 million in grants this week to repair roads and bridges in several states.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
August 1, 2014

DOT Awards Grants for Transportation Research

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Research and Innovative Technology Administration has awarded $77 million in grants to 22 universities to conduct research on a range of issues, including shared rail corridors, innovations in multimodal freight and infrastructure, bridge inspection methods and reducing roadway fatalities and injuries.

January 23, 2012