Underground Storage Tank

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Name: Underground Storage Tank
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Highway Trust Fund nears insolvency

As the Highway Trust Fund is expected to become insolvent by the end of August, the Department of Transportation (DOT) has proposed a cash management plan that will reimburse states on a limited basis for infrastructure work, pending available cash flow ... [Published Government Security News - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

House Approves Trust Fund Patch, All Eyes on the Senate

With the House having approved a package of offsets to fund the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) through May, attention now shifts to the Senate as action is expected this week.On July 15, the House overwhelmingly passed H.R. 5021, 367-55. The legislation is ... [Published Associated Equipment Distributor - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Falling Behind

The Ginsberg family just returned from a lovely vacation in beautiful, sunny Spain.We visited architectural wonders such as the Alhambra in Granada and Cordoba’s Great Mosque, the Mezquita, whose beauty so awed Christians that they built their cathedral ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 18 2014]
Entities: Taxes, Infrastructure, Spain
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 3 reports

House approves 10-month Highway Trust Fund extension

The House of Representatives approved a $10.8 billion bill on Tuesday, July 15, in an effort to keep the Highway Trust Fund operating at full steam through May 2015. The Senate is considering a similar bill.Congress faces Aug. 1 deadline to get a “patch” ... [Published Land Line Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 2 reports

House of Representatives extends highway funding

to transfer from the General Fund $10.8 billion into the Highway Trust Fund, extending current highway and transit policy and funding through May 31, 2015.The ten-month patch would be paid for with yet another combination of changes to pension rules, ... [Published Aggregate Research Industries - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Tax and retirement

LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITYHOUSE TO VOTE ON HIGHWAY FUNDING BILL, OTHER TAX MEASURESThis week, the House is expected to vote on H.R. 5021, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014. The bill, which was reported out of the Ways and Means Committee along ... [Published Lexology - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

A Shoddy Infrastructure Bill

Arit John sums up yesterday’s news:The House overwhelmingly passed an unpopular proposal to use revenues from underfunded pensions to pay for one year of funding for the Highway Trust Fund. According to NBC News , the House bill will pay for a 10-month ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

House uses $11 billion Highway Fund fix to delay crisis until May 2015

Frank Thorb V reports that the House Advances Temporary Highway Fund Fix, extending the funds budget until May 2015, but not acting on President Obama's call to make the fund solvent for the long term.  The Senate must pass this extension as well, before ... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Oakwood board moves to gain property

OAKWOOD — Village trustees approved an ordinance Monday authorizing the purchase of promissory notes and mortgage from Cranberry Financial LLC to gain possession of the former truck stop site located on the northeast side of the Interstate 74 interch ... [Published Commercial-News - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Leaking underground storage tanks — the popular new way to fund roads

Congress  needs to scrounge up billions of dollars before August or the United States will start running out of money for roads. They need about $16 billion per year, and there's plenty of disagreement about where to get that money.Congress is taking ... [Published VOX.com - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Driving us nuts: Congress hasn’t yet replenished the Highway Trust Fund

Here’s another item to add to the list of things that Congress hasn’t yet done.The U.S. Highway Trust Fund may run dry by August unless members of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate allocate money to keep it afloat. U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer, ... [Published Watertown Daily Times - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 2 reports

Why the Highway Trust Fund’s doomed to go broke

This chart shows when the U.S. DOT expects Highway Trust Fund obligations to exceed revenues, which is a fancy way of saying “broke.” At that point, money from the U.S. Treasury will have to be transferred into the fund to keep road and bridge work nationwide ... [Published Public Works Online - Jul 01 2014]

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"They wanted me to do the same thing, and I told them, 'No I'm not doing that to my house. Why don't you just pay to fix the problem in the city?'" he said
..."There is a $5,000 deductible if the site has to be cleaned up," Kraft said. "If contaminants are found, it will be out of the city's pocket to have it cleaned up." He said a concrete cap will be poured to prevent spillage and the cost will not exceed $5,000
...Even advocates for the program say that Reed and Heller's work is unlikely to get them anywhere this year. "Given where we are in the calendar, I think it is highly unlikely" Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, who has voted for an extension of the program several times this year, said Thursday
...cripple important programs and ultimately harm marketing companies who have paid the tax and built the fund over the past 25 years," PMAA said. "If the fund isn't being used for its intended purpose, the fee should be eliminated."

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Highway Trust Fund nears insolvency [Published Government Security News - Jul 22 2014]
Combine Solicitation - IDIQ ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES [Published Insurance News Net - Jul 22 2014]
House Approves Trust Fund Patch, All Eyes on th... [Published Associated Equipment Distributor - Jul 21 2014]
Five years later, Orion sewer still causing pro... [Published Quad-Cities Online - Jul 21 2014]
House passes Highway Trust Fund extension [Published Farm Week Now - Jul 20 2014]
Firefighter Shew to complete arson investigator... [Published Benton Evening News - Jul 18 2014]
Falling Behind [Published Examiner.com - Jul 18 2014]
Joseph M. Giglio and Charles Chieppo: Congress ... [Published Providence Journal - Jul 18 2014]
Unemployment Extension 2014: Jack Reed And Dean... [Published Inquisitr - Jul 18 2014]
Is It Time to Declare the Death of Emergency Un... [Published National Journal - Jul 18 2014]
House plan restores highway money [Published The LaRue County Herald News - Jul 17 2014]
House of Representatives extends highway funding [Published Aggregate Research Industries - Jul 17 2014]
House approves 10-month Highway Trust Fund exte... [Published Land Line Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
Highway Bill Would Raid LUST Fund ... Again [Published Convenience Store/Petroleum - Jul 16 2014]
Congress Edges Toward Highway Funding Stopgap [Published Trucking Info - Jul 16 2014]
Patching the Pothole [Published Rock Products - Jul 16 2014]
House approves temporary fix for Highway Safety... [Published Central illinois News Center - Jul 16 2014]
A Shoddy Infrastructure Bill [Published Atlantic Monthly - Jul 16 2014]
A Shoddy Infrastructure Bill [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 16 2014]
Tax and retirement [Published Lexology - Jul 16 2014]
Reed backs stop-gap Highway Bill [Published The Salamanca Press - Jul 16 2014]
Michaud Votes to Pass Highway and Transportatio... [Published Congressman Mike Michaud - Jul 16 2014]
House uses $11 billion Highway Fund fix to dela... [Published Daily Kos - Jul 15 2014]
Highways scrounge for dollars as Congress fight... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Jul 15 2014]
Oakwood board moves to gain property [Published Commercial-News - Jul 15 2014]
House, Senate Move Forward on Highway Trust Fun... [Published Associated Equipment Distributor - Jul 15 2014]
House Ways and Means, Senate Finance Committees... [Published For Construction Pros - Jul 14 2014]
U.S. Congress' Final Three-Week Stretch [Published Helicopter Association Int. - Jul 14 2014]
Congress will debate bills challenging executiv... [Published Washington Examiner - Jul 14 2014]
Congress Progressing with Stopgap Transportatio... [Published Planetizen - Jul 12 2014]
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A Shoddy Infrastructure Bill [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Jul 16 2014]
Arit John sums up yesterday’s news: The House overwhelmingly passed an unpopular proposal to use revenues from underfunded pensions to pay for one year of funding for the Highway Trust Fund. According to NBC News , the House bill will pay for a 10-month ...
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Release Date: 06/03/2014Contact Information: Donna Heron 215-814-5113 / heron.donna@epa.gov PHILADELPHIA (June 3, 2014) – Through a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) has certified that five of its ...
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Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before the House Energy & Commerce Committee on Proposed FY 2015 Budget WASHINGTON – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy testified today before the Subcommittee on Energy ...
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