Twenty-two bills to increase transportation funding are being considered in nine states, according to the “Transportation Investment Advocacy Center’s”™ (TIAC) first monthly report update for 2017. Eleven of these measures include an increase to state motor fuel taxes in order to generate needed transportation revenue.
Read the report.
TIAC staff tracks state legislative and ballot measures throughout the year, and provides a monthly report with the latest developments to increase state transportation funding. Last year, TIAC tracked over 90 bills in 39 states during the 2016 legislative session. To access historical reports, or to view the live map that tracks developments as they happen, visit the ‘State Legislation’ page of TIAC’s website, www.transportationinvestment.org. To receive updates of the report subscribe to “TranspoAdvocates News”.
Have we missed any state transportation funding legislation? To provide feedback on the report or contribute to this effort, contact Carolyn Kramer.