Latest News for: Port funding


New law to infuse billions for Alabama infrastructure

Decatur Daily 02 Dec 2021
Alabama could get more than $6.8 billion in road and transportation funding in the recently approved $1.2 trillion Infrastructure, Investment and Jobs Act ... The Infrastructure, Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) also includes billions for ports and railways, though no Alabama-specific funding was mentioned in the recent USDOT breakdown of spending.

Republicans complain about a lack of transparency on New Jersey $700 million spending plan

Longview News-Journal 02 Dec 2021
On Friday, Murphy announced a plan to spend $700 million on initiatives to “stimulate economic growth and improve public health.” The spending includes $435 million from the New Jersey Debt Defeasance and Prevention Fund, including $345 million for the NJ Wind Port and related infrastructure.

After falling behind GOP in voter registration, Florida Democrats look for 2022 rebound

Ocala Star Banner 02 Dec 2021
The Democrats' infrastructure package will also fund the modernization of ports and airports to help solve supply-chain problems, while money will also be spent on improving water systems, the power grid and improving Internet access, Raines said ... the campaign funding 8-ball.

Beckham Appointed as GEMFOREX Ambassador!

The Eastern Herald 01 Dec 2021
33, Edith Cavell Street, C/o IQ EQ Fund Services (Mauritius) Ltd, Port-Louis, 11324 Mauritius, hereinafter referred to as “the Company”) is pleased to announce that David Beckham will become the brand ambassador of GEMFOREX in Asia from Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 0.00 a.m.

Mintlayer becomes the most oversubscribed Launchpool pre-IDO with over $15.3 million staked

Pressat 01 Dec 2021
The Mintlayer seed round began in March 2021, raising $5.2M to fund development efforts ... In order to fund an ecosystem of dApps and projects on Mintlayer, including the porting of successful projects from other blockchains, funds are currently being raised both with the Fair sale and a new Strategic round of private sale.

U.S. energy secretary set to visit ProvPort offshore wind facility

The Providence Journal 01 Dec 2021
The infrastructure package signed into law last month is expected to help spur the offshore wind industry by funding improvements to the electric transmission system and channeling money into ports used by developers for staging construction. .

State Rep. Pressel discusses road funding, tax refunds, redistricting

News Dispatch 01 Dec 2021
La PORTE — Road funding, tax cuts and electric cars are among the items on one local legislator’s to-do list for the upcoming session of the Indiana General Assembly ... .

Gomberg: Random thoughts and bits of news as the holidays begin

The News Guard 01 Dec 2021
It may be something very personal – helping someone get an overdue unemployment check, helping a family visit a loved one isolated by rules in assisted living, or helping a wildfire survivor get funds to re-build ... But as a legislator, I’ve been able to secure funding for our dams, ports, schools, water, sewers, culture, and tourism ... ....

Atlanta’s new mayor will seek to reset city-state relations

Atlanta Journal 01 Dec 2021
Andre Dickens won’t have much time for a victory lap after winning the Atlanta mayoral runoff ... “My S.A.F.E ... Credit. Jenni Girtman. Caption ... The two leaders also put on a united, bipartisan front in lobbying to deepen Savannah’s port, jockeying for federal funding for regional projects and improving lackluster response to severe weather crises.Caption.

EXCLUSIVE: Elusive former British special forces officer who helped secure Joe Biden's '10% stake in ...

The Daily Mail 01 Dec 2021
An investigation of public records shows the 57-year-old is a former advertising salesman from rural England ... Holtom emailed Gilliar the following month outlining a deal he secured from the Omani government for CEFC after 'several weeks of negotiating' covering an 'infrastructure fund', fisheries, an oil and gas refinery, ports and tourism ... .

Multitude of events at the Smith Memorial Library

The Bradford Era 30 Nov 2021
PORT ALLEGANY — The Holidays are happening at the S.W. Smith Memorial Public Library at 201 E Maple Street in Port Allegany ... Each kit costs $25 and the proceeds benefit the library’s Building Fund ... Story Hour is funded by a grant from the United Way of Bradford Area Inc., Port Allegany Campaign ... Port Allegany Campaign.

L.A.’s port could have been in Santa Monica. Here’s how San Pedro won out

The Los Angeles Times 30 Nov 2021
and Long Beach, the biggest port operation in North America ... And Huntington, right in the middle of the seven years of federal study and debate over funding a breakwater for a new port, made a costly, calculated throwdown ... Its vote to fund a breakwater would essentially decide whether San Pedro or Santa Monica would be L.A.’s port.

West Seattle Bridge repairs slated to finish by mid-2022

San Francisco Chronicle 30 Nov 2021
“We really are moving forward,” she said ... The bridge closure has caused ongoing traffic gridlock in the area ... Officials said the city secured $19 million in funding from the federal government to help pay for the needed repairs along with $9 million from the Port of Seattle. .

Higher prices felt around world

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 30 Nov 2021
Omicron has raised new fears that factories, ports and freight yards could be forced to close temporarily, putting more strain on global commerce and sending prices even higher ... The International Monetary Fund predicts that world consumer prices will rise 4.3% this year, the biggest jump since 2011.

Minnesota Republicans take aim at President Joe Biden ahead of today's visit to state

Grand Forks Herald 30 Nov 2021
The plan will also fund broadband expansion, port and airport improvements, water quality projects and electric car charging stations in the state. State transportation officials have said the funds could allow Minnesota to move forward with projects earlier than they'd planned.