Study: Region Has Many Options for Funding Transit ExpansionAuthor lists nearly two dozen possibiities, but points to need for state help.
Voters Will Be Asked to Approve $180 Million Bond IssueIn addition to money for police and fire equipment, it would include money for city streets and bridges, upkeep of city buildings, and the demolition of abandoned buildings around town.
Sen. McCaskill Introduces Bill to Limit Government Red Tape on Building Projects"American employers can't afford unnecessary and duplicative delays while multiple federal agencies check boxes. We need a streamlined and navigable process..."
Illinois Senate Overrides Gov. Quinn's Veto on Energy BillThe concern on the governor’s part was what he called “unprecedented interference” in the Illinois Commerce Commission’s rate-making authority.
Missouri Infrastructure Needs Could Hit Your Wallet HardOne proposal would increase the state sales tax by 1 cent for a decade.
Opinion: We Must Fix Our Crumbling InfrastructureMost Americans who traveled during this Thanksgiving holiday came face to face with an American reality: while there is much to be thankful for, our infrastructure is not one of those things.
Illinois Farmers Warn Of Transportation Costs"We are beneficiaries of the investments that have been made decades ago," says Soy Transportation Coalition executive director Mike Steenhoek.
Unions, Highway Officials Call For Long-Term Infrastructure PackageSay long-term plan is worth the investment
Local AGC Head Backs Infrastructure FundingSays funding would put people to work right away
Infrastructure Funding Providing "Thousands of Jobs" in Metro EastSenator says it will pump $100 million into local economy
Congressman Clay: "Why I Voted Yes on the Debt Ceiling." Clay says infrastructure is the next step in rebuilding the U.S. economy.
Some Ill. Bridges "Structurally Deficient"Report: One out of every 12 bridges in Illinois is likely to be deteriorating to some degree.

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