Highway Users on the Hill – February 5, 2015
The Highway Users will host a first-of-its kind, innovative advocacy event on Capitol Hill to coincide with the incoming new Congress. This legislative & policy event is exclusively for Highway Users members only. Continue reading
Thanks for the great job, New Jersey!
What a relief extra lanes on the N.J. Turnpike are
What a difference a few extra lanes make.
The 35-mile stretch of the New Jersey Turnpike from Mansfield in Burlington County to East Brunswick in Middlesex County was dreaded by motorists, who were regularly held up in annoying traffic jams.
PA snowfighter: â€œWe will be ready for anything this winter, bring it on!â€ Wishing you a safe drive for the holidays. http://t.co/x9WA7jQzUx
Highway Users Supports Federal Gas Tax Proposal
The Highway Users strongly supports a new bipartisan highway funding proposal to increase and index the federal gas tax to inflation. Sens. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) have proposed raising the tax by six cents per year over two years to fully fund a six-year highway bill. Continue reading
Economic Costs of Disruption from a Snowstorm
In partnership with IHS Global Insight, the American Highway Users Alliance has re-released a study estimating the economic impact of snowstorms in sixteen U.S. states and two Canadian provinces. The study found that hundreds of millions of dollars in economic opportunity are lost each day that a state is shuttered by impassable roads. Continue reading