6.1 - Recovery Transportation
What is WSDOT's performance in delivering ARRA-funded projects?
As of 3/24/2010, 91 of the 206 projects have been completed, and 94 are under construction, or have been awarded and are ready to go to construction.
HIGH SPEED RAIL: On January 27, the US Department of Transportation awarded Washington $590 million for projects to improve the Pacific Northwest High Speed Rail Corridor. These projects will reduce travel times, improve reliability, and reduce both railway and highway congestion.
TIGER GRANT: WSDOT recently received a $35 million grant under the federal Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery program for the North Spokane Corridor Project. This project will construct 3.7 miles of a 10.5 mile freeway.
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