Illinois gets over $1B from federal government to repair more than 2K bridges
14 days ago - By ABC
Illinois ranks third worst in the nation for the state of its bridges, and now more than $1 billion in federal money is coming to repair them.
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Massachusetts to get $1.1 billion from Federal Government to fix 472 deteriorating bridges
14 days ago - By Boston Herald
Massachusetts will receive $1.1 billion in federal funding to repair and replace 455 bridges statewide over the next five years, made available through the passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law.
“The Biden-Harris Administration is thrilled to launch this program to fix thousands of bridges across the country - the single largest dedicated bridge investment since the construction of the Interstate highway system,” U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said. “Modernizing America's bridges will help improve safety, support economic growth, and make people's lives better in every...
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