Governing :: Washington Gov. Gregoire To Head EPA

GOVERNING:: FEDERAL NEWS BY: DYLAN SCOTT | NATION | JANUARY 4, 2013 Outgoing Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire, a former Governing Public of the Year, will be named administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) soon, according to a report by the Seattle Post-Intelligencer.…

Transportation Funding: Past, Present, Future

Funding Beautiful Communities The nature of transportation funding is a cycle of birth and death. Despite clear state policy goals to address the transportation sector’s 38% contribution to California’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions inventory, funding for needed sustainable community investments…

US DOT Releases TIGER Grant Program Notice of Funding Availability

This morning the Department of Transportation will announce the availability of funds for the next round of the TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) Discretionary Grant program. The Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) can be found here:  http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2012-01-31/pdf/2012-1996.pdf. As you will…