TITLE

Connecticut's 30-Year Transportation Plan Tops $100 Billion

AUTHOR(S)
Watts, Jim
PUB. DATE
February 2015
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;2/19/2015, Vol. 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Connecticut governor proposes 30-year, $100 billion transportation program to modernize state's highway and transit infrastructure.
ACCESSION #
101072263

 

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