Issue Brief: Infrastructure

Issue BriefAug 05, 2012 - 8:00pm

Transportation 101 Series

Highway Trust FundDownload a printable copy (PDF)

Issue BriefAug 05, 2012 - 8:00pm

Transportation Performance Index: Call to Action

Prosperity and job growth emanate from the private sector. The government’s role is to establish an environment for the private sector to do what it does best. When it comes to the nation’s transportation system, the federal government plays a significant role in policy and funding.

Issue BriefAug 05, 2012 - 8:00pm

Highways and Transit

 

Issue BriefAug 05, 2012 - 8:00pm

Transportation 101 Series

Revenue: What Are the Options? Download a printable copy (PDF)

Issue BriefAug 05, 2012 - 8:00pm

Transportation and Infrastructure: Publications

Chamber Publications

Issue BriefAug 05, 2012 - 8:00pm

Freight Railroads

Railroads are critical to freight movement throughout the United States. The railroad industry's investment in infrastructure alone will not be enough to handle the U.S. Department of Transportation's prediction that freight transportation demand will rise 92% by 2035 from 2002 levels.

Issue BriefAug 05, 2012 - 8:00pm

Fast Facts on America's Infrastructure

Each year, Americans lose more than $9 billion in productivity from flight delays (Port Authority of NY's/NJ's Flight Delay Task Force Report).

Issue BriefAug 05, 2012 - 8:00pm

Transportation Performance Index: State-By-State Results

Given that a strong transportation system is a key factor in economic development, transportation performance indexes are created for every state and the District of Columbia in addition to a national index. The state-by-state results are derived using the same methodology and the same indicators except where data is not available on a statewide basis.