After weeks of negotiations, Congress finalizes 5-year transportation bill

“In its first year, the approximately $300 billion bill increases spending on highways by $2.1 billion above current levels. By the final year, in 2020, the bump will be $6.1 billion above the approximately $50 billion that has been spent in recent years. Spending on transit will go from the current $8.6 billion to almost $10.6 billion in 2020” See More . . .

Source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/trafficandcommuting/after-weeks-of-negotiations-congress-finalizes-5-year-transportation-bill/2015/12/01/e86f1704-979a-11e5-94f0-9eeaff906ef3_story.html
By: Ashley Halsey III (washingtonpost.com)

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