Pennsylvania Transportation Funding
The Pennsylvania state legislature’s approval of major new funding for roads, bridges, and mass transit was one of the major stories of 2013.
And a higher speed limit would be in the offing, too.
SEPTA leaders haven’t given up hope the state House will pass a transportation funding bill this session.
Transportation funding was one of Rendell’s biggest initiatives and biggest frustrations during his eight years as governor.
The future of legislation that would raise new money for roads, bridges, and mass transit in Pennsylvania remains up in the air.
A key legislative staffer involved in negotiations over a transportation funding bill says he’s optimistic a bipartisan compromise will be ready for a vote next week in the Pennsylvania House.