• CA Fwd Offers Policy Framework for Special Legislative Session on Road Funding

    November 30, 2015

    CA Fwd urged state leaders to think more broadly about the state’s infrastructure financing challenges—outlining a comprehensive policy framework with a menu of revenue and governance options for… Read more

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  • Ways Californians Might be Taxed Under Transportation Plan

    November 30, 2015

    New taxes or fees may be coming down on Californians to repair highways, roads and bridges.  Read more

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  • State Budget Agreement Reached, Roads Amongst Governor’s Priorities

    November 30, 2015

    “We have ignored our transportation infrastructure for far too long,” said Senator Anthony Cannella.  Read more

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  • State Budget Update

    November 30, 2015

    (Mark Watts, Transportation California) On June 15, the Legislature approved AB 93, the 2015 State Budget Act. The overall State General Fund expenditure plan for 2015-16 reflected in the bill amounts to $117 billion… Read more

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  • Atkins: A Steady Force as Assembly Speaker

    November 30, 2015

    In her first year as Speaker of the California Assembly, Toni Atkins has won praise from colleagues both inside and away from the Capitol…  Read more

    Speaker of the State Assembly Toni Atkins is greeted by participants at the annual Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast on May 21,2015. — Peggy Peattie

    Speaker of the State Assembly Toni Atkins is greeted by participants at the annual Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast on May 21,2015. — Peggy Peattie

  • How a Decaying Infrastructure Hurts U.S. Manufacturing

    November 30, 2015

    WSJ – Make or buy all that you want in the U.S., but if the transportation system doesn’t work, your business will suffer.  Read more

    Aged concrete can be seen as a car drives under the I-95/495 inner loop bridge on the Suitland Parkway in Forestville, Md. The bridge is one of 61,000 bridges across America that the Department of Transportation said were structurally deficient and in need of repair. —MARK WILSON/GETTY IMAGES

    Aged concrete can be seen as a car drives under the I-95/495 inner loop bridge on the Suitland Parkway in Forestville, Md. The bridge is one of 61,000 bridges across America that the Department of Transportation said were structurally deficient and in need of repair. —MARK WILSON/GETTY IMAGES

  • Gas Tax Debated as Monterey County Roads Crumble

    November 30, 2015

    The California Transportation Commission said when it comes to funding road improvements, the gas tax just isn’t providing enough revenue. Click to view video!

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  • New Mileage Tax to Pay for Roads

    November 30, 2015

    State officials have begun to seriously study a plan to replace California’s gas tax with a fee for each mile motorists drive. Click to view video!

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  • Alliance Video Shows Why State Must Invest in Fixing California’s Deteriorating Roads

    May 22, 2015

    Just about every California driver has hit a pothole at some point, and for most of us it’s an expensive annoyance to repair.  Read more…  Click below to video view!

  • Highways and Railroads: Detours & Delays

    November 30, 2015

    As Memorial Day kicks off another travel season, millions of Americans will find that transportation infrastructure is on the decline. Roads and bridges are crumbing, while Congress, mired in long-running disagreements over funding for the Highway Trust Fund and railroad safety, passes short-term funding that delays long-term repairs and construction.  Listen to the latest from KCRW.