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The States for Passenger Rail Coalition (SPRC), an alliance of state and regional transportation officials who work together to promote the development and growth of intercity passenger rail, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Tai Ginsberg & Associates, LLC (TG&A).
The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) has awarded a $20 Million Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) grant for the Stockton Diamond Grade Separation Project. It is one of two awards to the State of California during the Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 cycle and the only rail project in the United States to be selected.
U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) and U.S. Congresswoman Lauren Underwood (D-IL-14) today announced that the Village of Plainfield has been awarded $5 million in federal funding to construct the eastern extension of 143rd Street, which will help alleviate traffic and improve safety for vehicles traveling through and within the Village. The funding was awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Rebuilding America (INFRA) grant program.
The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded the San Francisco County Transportation Authority a $18 million grant from its Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity program for the West Side Bridges Retrofit. The retrofit project will rebuild and seismically upgrade a set of roadways and structures connecting Treasure Island and Yerba Buena Island to I-80.
The United States Department of Transportation (USDOT) yesterday announced the award of a $20 million Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) discretionary grant to fund the Harvey Transportation Center reconstruction project in Harvey, IL. Once complete, it will offer a significant upgrade for public transit riders in the south suburbs. The project is a partnership between Pace, Metra, and the City of Harvey.