FHWA-FTA REPORT $926 BILLION NEEDED IN INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT

The FHWA and FTA jointly released the “2015 Status of the Nation’s Highways, Bridges and Transit: Conditions and Performance” report to Congress. The report estimates that the backlog of needed highway and transit infrastructure projects has reached $926 billion. The report provides decision makers with an objective appraisal of the physical conditions, operational performance, and financing mechanisms of highways, bridges, and transit systems based on both their current state and their projected future state under a set of alternative future investment scenarios.  https://bit.ly/2jdTAfc