Gov. Tom Corbett wandered into a South Side construction site Tuesday and went behind some protective sheeting, inspecting the first coat of fresh paint applied to the underbelly of the rusting Birmingham Bridge.
In 2012, area planners expected to spend $1.56 billion on transportation infrastructure in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Wyoming, Wayne, Pike and Susquehanna counties from 2013 through 2025, state Department of Transportation spokesman Michael Taluto said.
The Erie Intermodal Transportation Center no longer has two owners. The Erie-Western Pennsylvania Port Authority has transferred its stake in the 33,500-square-foot east bayfront office complex to the Erie Metropolitan Transit Authority.
In September, USHSR Vice President Joe Shelhorse participated in the unveiling of the eagerly anticipated report on the potential for Public Private Partnerships (P3s) to help fund America's transportation infrastructure.