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Ore.-Wash. bridge could cost $4.81B

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
A replacement Interstate 5 bridge over the Columbia River between Oregon and Washington could cost up to $4.81 billion, accor -More

Salt Lake City airport rebuild ahead of schedule

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
Crews have expedited demolition of Salt Lake City International Airport, thanks to reduced air traffic, and a $4.1 billion re -More

Enbridge pipeline clears hurdle in Minn.

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has given the green light to Enbridge to build a $2.6 billion replacement to the de -More

Md. settles with P3 on Purple Line cost overruns

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
The Maryland Department of Transportation is settling a dispute with a public-private partnership over Purple Line cost overr -More

USACE wants additional time to study proposed La. dam

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
The proposed Darlington Dry Dam in Louisiana could help alleviate flooding from the Amite River in three parishes, but the US -More

Contractors push gas tax hike for roadwork in La.

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
Louisiana is facing a $14 billion backlog of work for roads and bridges, and contractors and others are advocating a funding  -More

Pa. DOT on funding brink seeks to borrow $600M

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
Hundreds of transportation projects underway across Pennsylvania will be interrupted without $600 million in emergency funds, -More

N.Y.-N.J. Port Authority cuts construction budget

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has slashed its 2021 construction budget by one-third to $2.4 billion after fee -More

Inspection company to add to robotic offerings

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
Percepto is laying a plan to expand inspection robotics from drones to other forms and is advancing the strategy with $45 mil -More

FHWA aims to update interstate work standards

November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
The Federal Highway Administration has proposed abandoning old benchmarks for work on interstate highways and other major roa -More

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November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
AGC members are eligible to participate in more than 20 discount programs specially designed to meet the needs of contractors -More

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November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
In observance of Thanksgiving in the US, SmartBrief will not publish Thursday and Friday. Publication will resume Monday.

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November 25, 2020 - 10:34am
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Amtrak seeks $4.9B for capital plans

November 24, 2020 - 10:12am
Amtrak needs $4.9 billion from Congress for fiscal 2021 to keep infrastructure and capital spending plans on track, Senior Ex -More

Photos: Stadium progresses in Birmingham, Ala.

November 24, 2020 - 10:12am
Images show the scoreboard frame being installed, as well as other construction progress, at Protective Stadium in Birmingham -More

La. taps joint venture for I-10 widening

November 24, 2020 - 10:12am
The joint venture of Kiewit Infrastructure South and Boh Bros.  -More

Permit issued for Enbridge's Line 3 replacement

November 24, 2020 - 10:12am
The Army Corps of Engineers has granted a construction permit for a $2.6 billion, 340-mile replacement of Enbridge's Line 3 c -More

Denver airport lays out less ambitious terminal plan

November 24, 2020 - 10:12am
Denver International Airport has scaled down the Great Hall terminal renovation to save money.  -More

Milwaukee tower project to launch in Jan.

November 24, 2020 - 10:12am
A 44-story tower in Milwaukee is on track to begin construction in January.  -More

Pressure grows for more modest relief bill by year-end

November 24, 2020 - 10:12am
Calls for Democrats to accept a coronavirus aid bill smaller than their $2.2 trillion proposal are picking up as President-el -More

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