The funding will not only improve airports, but it will also create new jobs and stimulate regional economies.
Taxpayers should be pleased these public officials are visionary and bold because the regions they govern are the ones most likely to remain healthy and vibrant.
Companies that offer transit solutions, especially PTC systems, will find an attractive marketplace that is opening up immediately.
The president’s proposed budget and the administration’s support for other infrastructure initiatives should be closely watched as budget discussions begin.
The economic benefits from transportation projects and the jobs they create should make infrastructure spending at the federal level a purely bipartisan issue.