DOT Turns to USF to Launch the National Institute for Congestion Reduction
USF beat out more than 50 applicants across the nation for the funds which will be used for “advancing research and education programs that address the nation’s critical transportation challenges.”
Federal, State Funds in Place to Complete Tamiami Trail Elevation Through Everglades
U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., has been pushing for this funding for more than a year.
John Rutherford: DOT Sending $16.6 Million to the First Coast to Help JTA
“This new funding will support expansion of the FCF’s Southwest Corridor, known as the Purple Line,” the congressman’s office noted.
Debbie Mucarsel-Powell Continues to Bring Federal Funds to FIU
On Thursday, the South Florida Democrat announced $718,150 in federal funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to FIU’s medical research projects.
Debbie Mucarsel-Powell: Almost $4 Million in DOT Funds Headed to South Florida, FIU
Most of those funds--$2,574,300-- will be going to the University of Florida’s STRIDE Center – of which Florida International University (FIU) is a consortium member.
Federal Government Sending Funds to Help Transportation Projects in Jacksonville
From his perch on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., worked with Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry to steer the money to Northeast Florida.
Charlie Crist Wants DOT to Look at Links Between Keyless Ignition Cars, Carbon Monoxide
Pointing to a report from Tampa Bay's 10 News which showed Florida had more cases linking carbon monoxide to keyless ignition technology, U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., wrote U.S. Transportation Sec. Elaine Chao on the matter last week.
Mario Diaz-Balart Gets $11.3 Million from DOT for Miami International Airport
Diaz-Balart announced the federal funds coming to South Florida at the end of last week.