Tag: federal highway administration
Ron DeSantis: $90 Million in Federal Funds Headed to Space Coast to Help Infrastructure
This announcement was applauded by Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nunez, Space Florida President and CEO Frank DiBello, NASA, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Sec. Kevin Thibault as well as space industry partners at the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. This grant agreement will be used to enhance the connectivity and mobility of Florida’s Space Coast.
Bill Posey, Brian Mast Unveil the ‘Pedestrian Safety Study Act’ Focused on High-Speed Rail...
Posey brought out the “Pedestrian Safety Study Act” with the help of U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., who is cosponsoring the proposal which they claim will “help protect the safety of pedestrians, motorists and residents along the high-speed rail corridor being constructed on Florida’s East Coast.”
Florida Senators Urge Trump to Approve Puerto Rico’s Disaster Declaration Following Earthquakes
Scott has spoken to President Trump, FEMA Acting Administrator Peter Gaynor, Governor Vázquez Garced and other Puerto Rican elected officials to make sure the island has the resources it needs to recover.
Marco Rubio Urges FHA to Adopt New Safety Recommendations Following FIU Bridge Collapse
This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla,, sent a letter to Federal Highway Administration (FHA) Administrator Nicole Nason, urging the adoption of a safety recommendation issued by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) in the aftermath of the March 15, 2018 Florida International University (FIU) Bridge collapse.
Ron DeSantis, FDOT Start Work on Flyover at Tyndall Air Force Base
On Wednesday, Gov. Ron DeSantis and Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Secretary Kevin Thibault broke ground on a flyover at Tyndall Air Force Base (AFB).
Rick Scott Urges Transportation Department to Complete Tamiami Trail, Calls it Vital to Everglades
On Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., wrote U.S. Transportation Sec. Elaine Chao, calling on her to grant funding through the Nationally Significant Federal Lands and Tribal Projects Program to complete Phase II of the Tamiami Trail Modification Next Step project.