More than six years after the economic expansion began, 93% of counties in the U.S. have failed to fully recover from the blow they suffered during the recession. Nationwide, 214 counties, or 7% of 3,069, had recovered last year to prerecession levels on four...
The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $10 million grant to the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville for a major transportation project. Read the full story at the Indiana Economic Digest.
United States Deputy Secretary of Transportation Victor Mendez on Tuesday called the Ohio River Bridges Project a “perfect example of what is needed throughout this country.” Read the article from the Indiana Economic Digest.
The Congressional Budget Office asserts the national Highway Trust Fund would need $3 billion in ADDITIONAL revenue to keep funding transportation projects through the end of September. Read the story from the Indiana Chamber blog.