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July 30, 2014
Infrastructure in the News: July 30, 2014
The Hill: Senate changes highway bill, risks construction shutdown
Funding for federal highway projects were at a crossroads on Tuesday after the Senate approved legislation that House Republican leaders say is a nonstarter in the lower chamber.Read More
July 29, 2014
Infrastructure in the News: July 29, 2014
The Hill: Whitehouse: House highway bill is ‘pathetic’
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) said the House-passed highway funding bill fails to provide the kind of certainty states need to invest in long-term infrastructure projects.
America's transportation infrastructure includes our highways, bridges, tunnels, railways, airports, transit systems, ports, and freight goods movement.Related Topics:
America's water systems includes our dams, levees, waterways, as well as our drinking water and wastewater treatment plants.Related Topics:
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Over 4,095 dams are considered "unsafe" and susceptible to failure.