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With failure of gas tax, Missouri transportation budget may face rocky road

Voters’ sound defeat of a proposition to raise Missouri’s gas tax by 10 cents makes the state’s path to improving its crumbling roads and bridges less clear. Supporters of the increase are planning their next steps, KCUR reports. One backer .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

"Unbearable": European Firms Face Brexit Uncertainty

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s failure to get approval for a deal to split the country from the EU adds significant pressure on companies as they plan for the now greater possibility of an abrupt and disorderly exit......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 18th, 2019

Polis seeking more money for oil-and-gas regulators — but not for transportation infrastructure

In his amendments to former Gov. Hickenlooper's fiscal-year 2019-20 budget proposal, Polis also seeks funding to lay the groundwork for a reinsurance system for health care......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2019

9 overlooked expenses that ruin your budget

Does your budget blow up in your face every month? You're probably forgetting to plan for at least one of these costs......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 7th, 2019

Chicago transit firm hires industry veteran to operate new D.C. office

A Chicago-based rail and transit firm has opened an office in Ballston in anticipation of taking advantage of future transportation business opportunities in the region. Quandel Consultants' new office at 1100 N. Glebe Road is the firm's seventh satell.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2019

The best ways to keep a budget as a family

Keeping to a budget might be a difficult thing to do, but doing so, puts you on the road map to financial success. Follow it to get to where you want to go......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 1st, 2019

Market mainstay Farm to Face opens cafe in North Baltimore

After a decade of serving fresh produce-filled wraps to shoppers at Baltimore markets, falafel stand Farm to Face has found a brick-and-mortar home. The eatery opened at 4607 Harford Road in Northeast Baltimore earlier this month. The 1,200-squa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2018

December 26, 2018 - Quote of the Day

“This isn’t a choice between vanilla and chocolate folks, it’s all rocky road: a few marshmallows to get you excited before the elections, but with a lot of nuts to ruin the aftermath,” said the ever insightful, Bill Gr.....»»

Category: blogSource: madhedgefundtraderDec 26th, 2018

$17M federal grant will help Hickory solve downtown connectivity problem

Hickory has been awarded a $17.1 million federal transportation grant to help solve a problem created by a road-widening project, which will essentially cut off about one-third of downtown from the remainder of the central business district......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 21st, 2018

State comptroller sees city surplus growing but notes budget risks

While the city's fiscal 2019 surplus is expected to grow, it may face significant budget gaps and risks in the coming years, a report by the state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office warns.New York... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 20th, 2018

State comptroller sees city surplus growing, but notes budget risks

While the city's fiscal 2019 surplus is expected to grow, it may face significant budget gaps and risks in the coming years, a report by the state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office warns.New York... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 20th, 2018

MTA approves $17 billion budget despite funding uncertainty

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority board yesterday passed a $17 billion budget for 2019, despite concerns that the agency needs about $400 million in cost reductions and fare hikes to break... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkDec 15th, 2018

California’s transportation problems could prevent state from reaching carbon reduction goals

California ambitious carbon reduction goals face a major challenge: getting people to travel by more environmentally .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkDec 12th, 2018

Vestavia joins Birmingham in opposing Cahaba Beach Road project

A metro area suburb has joined Birmingham in unanimously opposing a project proposed by the Alabama Department of Transportation. The Vestavia Hills City Council passed a resolution opposing 5 and option 5-B of the Cahaba Beach Road project, report.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2018

First-Time Home Buyers Face "Tough Road Ahead" In 2019

We've devoted a not-inconsiderable amount of attention to the slump in sales of.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 10th, 2018

A Line train could stop running if feds follow through on threat to revoke waiver

The Federal Railroad Administration has threatened to shut down Denver’s A Line train because of what it calls “noncompliance” with national standards. The FRA, in a letter dated Nov. 15, said the Regional Transportation District's failure .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 30th, 2018

NerdWallet: We took an epic road trip, and this is how much it cost

We had always dreamed of traveling across the U.S.—here’s how we took an American road trip on a budget......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2018

Put transit improvements on the Amazon wish list

To the editor: Details of the Amazon HQ2 deal (“Primed for Amazon,”) came just days before the release of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s proposed budget for 2019 to 2022 and... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 30th, 2018

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) riding a rocky road lately

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) riding a rocky road lately Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) has been in the spotlight lately amid constant trade war headlines and some investors have thrown BABA stock .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 29th, 2018

MTA paratransit program running over budget

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority must decide between curtailing a program for disabled residents that lets them take private for-hire vehicles or financing an unexpected $321 million in... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 26th, 2018

MTA considering fare, toll hikes to reduce deficit

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is considering raising fares and tolls next March across the New York region to plug a budget deficit that is expected to be almost $1 billion by 2022—even... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 16th, 2018