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Biden-Harris Administration Invests Nearly $394 Million for the I-55 Bridge in Memphis, Tennessee and West Memphis, Arkansas

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law makes improvements to major bridge project in Tennessee and Arkansas

Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel.: (202) 366-0660

MEMPHIS – Today, as part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s Investing in America tour, Federal Highway Administrator Shailen Bhatt announced nearly $394 million for the Tennessee Department of Transportation for the America’s River...

INVESTING IN AMERICA: Biden-Harris Administration Announces $5 Billion to Restore, Reconstruct, and Repair Nationally Significant Large Bridges Across the Country

Thirteen major bridges to receive funding through President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, improving the safety and efficiency of critical supply chain corridors, creating good-paying jobs, and supporting the national economy

Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel.: (202) 366-0660

WASHINGTON – Today, to kick off the Biden-Harris Administration’s Investing in America tour, U.S....

Biden-Harris Administration Invests $500 Million for the I-83 South Bridge in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law makes improvements to major bridge project in Pennsylvania

Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel.: (202) 366-0660

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Today, as part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s Investing in America tour, U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg announced $500 million for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for the Interstate 83 (I-83) South...

Biden-Harris Administration Invests $242 Million for Cape Fear Memorial Bridge Project in Wilmington, North Carolina

Bipartisan Infrastructure Law makes improvements to major bridge project in North Carolina with Large Bridge Grant

Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel.: (202) 366-0660

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – Today, as part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s Investing in America tour, Federal Highway Administrator Shailen Bhatt announced $242 million in funding for the North Carolina Department of...

USDOT Awards $19.6 Million in Advanced Vehicle Technology Grants to Arizona to Serve as National Model and Help Save Lives on Our Nation’s Roadways

Phoenix metro region to accelerate V2X technologies with grant

Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel.: (202) 366-0660

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced that it is awarding $19.6 million in grants to Arizona under the Saving Lives with Connectivity: Accelerating V2X Deployment program to advance connected and...

U.S. Department of Transportation Provides the Wyoming Department of Transportation $6 Million in ‘Quick Release’ Emergency Relief Funding to Repair Damage to Highway 22 in Teton Pass Landslide

FHWA 21-24
Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel.: (202) 366-0660

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced the immediate availability of $6 million in “quick release” Emergency Relief (ER) funds for the Wyoming Department of Transportation to offset the costs of repairs in the Teton Range caused by a landslide earlier this month. The funds also will be used to build...

USDOT Awards Nearly $60 Million in Advanced Vehicle Technology Grants to Arizona, Texas and Utah to Serve as National Models and Help Save Lives on Our Nation’s Roadways

FHWA 20-24
Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel.: (202) 366-0660

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced that it is awarding $60 million in grants under the Saving Lives with Connectivity: Accelerating V2X Deployment program to advance connected and interoperable vehicle technologies. The grants to recipients in Arizona, Texas and Utah will serve as national...

USDOT Awards $20 Million in Advanced Vehicle Technology Grants to Utah to Serve as National Model and Help Save Lives on Our Nation’s Roadways

Utah leads project for V2X deployment spanning Western states of Utah, Colorado, Wyoming

FHWA 20a-24
Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel.: (202) 366-0660

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced that it is awarding $20 million in grants to Utah under the Saving Lives with Connectivity: Accelerating V2X Deployment program...

Biden-Harris Administration Announces Over $108 Million in Transportation Investments to Improve Infrastructure and Road Safety on Federal and Tribal Lands

FHWA 19-24
Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel: (202) 366-0660

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced over $108 million in grant awards for 85 projects that will improve transportation and reduce roadway fatalities and serious injuries on Federal and Tribal lands. The grants, from FHWA’s ...

INVESTING IN AMERICA: Biden-Harris Administration Announces $22 Million for Transportation Improvements at Yellowstone National Park

National Park Service to receive grant under Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to modernize roads and improve safety for drivers and pedestrians as part of $88.2 million investment package for five projects of national significance

FHWA 19a-24
Contact: FHWA.PressOffice@dot.gov
Tel: (202) 366-0660

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway...