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surface-transportationThe CIC and partner associations have been advocation for a multi-year bill for some time.  After many short term resolutions to extend the Federal Transportation bill known as MAP-21, the House and Senate are expected to vote (and pass) the reauthorization bill known as the “FAST ACT” on December 3rd and 4th, respectively.

Quick Hits from the FAST ACT:

$305 Billion Overall Over 5 Years (2016-2020)

$225 Billion in Highway Investment (up ~$20 Billion)

New York Average Apportionment over next 5 Years – Approx. $1.78 Billion Per Year

New Jersey Average Apportionment over next 5 Years – Approx.  $1.05 Billion

$70 Billion Investment over 5 Years for Mass Transit

Connecticut Average Apportionment over next 5 Years – Approx. $530 Million

For a more detailed breakdown of the FAST ACT, please visit http://www.artba.org/newsline/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/ANALYSIS-FINAL.pdf