Grateful State Agencies Scrambling To Get Workers Going on Projects

Judy, Scott; Schwartz, Eileen; Florkowski, Joe; Carlsen, Robert; Long, J. T.; Leslie, Melissa; Shaw, Mark; Blair, Scott; Illia, Tony; Fullmer, Brad; Bodilly, Lucy; Buehrer, Jack; Barner, Craig; Bergeron, Angelle; Buckley, Bruce; Cho, Aileen
April 2009
ENR: Engineering News-Record;4/13/2009, Vol. 262 Issue 12, p19
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The article looks at the allocation and distribution of funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 by several U.S. states. Transportation work received $49.3 billion which was praised by politicians and officials in cash-strapped state highway departments. For work on highways, roads and bridges, Caltrans will receive $1.72 billion of $2.6 billion. On the other hand, the state of Texas will receive $2.2 billion.


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