House Transportation Committee Calls for Policy Input from Stakeholders – Action Alert

The Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure is soliciting stakeholder input with regards to the Committee’s work on infrastructure within our jurisdiction this Congress. We encourage all stakeholders to submit policy priorities by email to TIStakeholders@mail.house.gov. The Committee will also be holding a Members’ Day Hearing for all Members of the House of Representatives to highlight…

FHWA Announces FY 18 – Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies Grant Winners

The Federal Highway Administration announced the FY 2018 Advanced Transportation and Congestion Management Technologies (ATCMTD) grant award winners. This program provides municipal governments with funding for innovative transportation programs that serve to operate and manage our transportation system better. FHWA awarded $53 million to 10 projects. The ATCMTD program was authorized as a part of the…

Transit Tech Spotlight: Trip Planning-Fare Payment-Integration Webinar (2nd of 2)

The Coalition for Smarter Transportation has released a ‘Transit Tech Spotlight” that focuses on available technologies for trip planning, fare payment, and integration. In the second in a series of two webinars, a number of companies who were highlighted in the spotlight will provide some information about their technology. In this webinar, you will hear…

Transit Tech Spotlight: Trip Planning-Fare Payment-Integration Webinar (1st of 2)

The Coalition for Smarter Transportation has released a ‘Transit Tech Spotlight” that focuses on available technologies for trip planning, fare payment, and integration. In the first of a series of two webinars, a number of companies who were highlighted in the spotlight will provide some information about their technology. In this webinar, you will hear…

House Committee Passes FY 2019 Transportation Appropriations

The House Appropriations Committee cleared its FY 2019 Transportation, Housing & Urban Development funding bill. Below are some highlights of the legislation: The bill includes appropriates $542 million above the fiscal year 2018 enacted level and $11.7 billion above the President’s request. In total budgetary resources, including offsetting collections, the bill provides $87.8 billion to…