Federal Funding

December 19, 2008, 11am PST
In an effort to secure federal stimulus funding, cities and states are elbowing to see who can get transportation projects started the fastest.
December 5, 2008, 10am PST
Presdient-elect Obama addressed the nation's governors at a meeting of the National Governors Association on Tuesday, building solidarity between officials at the state and federal levels for an infrastructure-based stimulus package.
The Christian Science Monitor
October 29, 2008, 7am PDT
If history is any indicator, Senator Obama's presidential plans to pump more federal money into fixing cities' problems are futile and wasteful, according to Steven Malanga.
City Journal
August 15, 2008, 6am PDT
Foreclosure-stricken cities and states are looking forward to receiving federal relief funding. Their plans for using the funding vary.
The Christian Science Monitor
March 13, 2008, 5am PDT
<p>Plans for streetcars in Cincinnati are moving forward, as advocates have formally requested nearly $1 million to perform the preliminary studies required to apply for federal funding.</p>
The Cincinnati Enquirer