KTFC Update Vol. 11 Issue 2

Dear KTFC member or friend: According to initial reports, there appeared to be no life-threatening injuries when a Pittsburgh bridge collapsed around 7 this morning. Ten people reported minor injuries, and three were hospitalized. Three or four vehicles, including a...

KTFC Update Vol. 11 Issue 1

Dear KTFC member or friend: As we begin the new year, our attention turns to the series of House and Senate budget hearings. In particular, this is quite an important year for PennDOT’s budget as we move closer to the expiration of the Turnpike’s $400 million annual...

KTFC Update Vol. 10 Issue 19

Dear KTFC member or friend: Dear KTFC member or friend: Coalition members were treated to a very informative update at our monthly meeting this week, thanks to PennDOT Deputy Secretaries Jennie Louwerse and Larry Shifflet. The discussion covered a broad range of...

KTFC Update Vol. 10 Issue 18

Dear KTFC member or friend: For the second time in two weeks, we have a bit of positive news regarding transportation funding. At the recent annual meeting of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, participants heard from a Federal...

KTFC Update Vol. 10 Issue 17

Dear KTFC member or friend: Our friends in the highway construction business received a bit of welcome news this week by way of an update on this year’s construction season. Thanks to a $279 million infusion in American Rescue Act funds, PennDOT is on target to spend...

KTFC Update Vol. 10 Issue 16

Dear KTFC member or friend: Last week, the House Transportation Committee held a hearing on PennDOT’s proposed public-private bridge initiative, which would provide for repair or replacement of as many as nine major bridges across the Commonwealth. To pay for this...