States Waiting on FAST Act Funding Increases as Construction Season Begins

The delay in approving a full year of federal funding for transportation is impacting the construction program in many states. The impacts for Alabama, Indiana, Arizona, Florida, Texas and Wyoming are highlighted in an AASHTO Journal story. More ...

Florida Grant Award

The U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding a $1.5 million grant to the St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners, Ft. Pierce, Florida, to help build a new hanger at the Treasure Coast International Airport (TCIA) that will increase the facility's capacity to spur economic growth and create new jobs in the aeronautic sector. More ...

Advancing Smart Technologies

The Intelligent Transportation Society of America this month released what it calls a public policy "roadmap" of recommendations on how to advance the research and deployment of "transformational" smart technologies that include automated vehicles and wireless communications in transportation. More ...

Communications Guide

AASHTO is making available through the online Bookstore a new "Communications Guide for State Departments of Transportation" that is the result of a two-year study under the National Cooperative Highway Research Program. More ...

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