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The toll rate schedule for Seattle's Highway 99 tunnel, which was selected by the Washington State Transportation Commission for more public comment, ranges from $1.00 to $2.25 depending on the hour. The commission hopes the tunnel will open in October.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy has ordered a $10 million study of tolling and other highway funding options in the state. Republicans and some Democrats in the state legislature mounted enough opposition to defeat a bill proposing a similar study that was put up for a vote earlier this year.
California rolled out its own data privacy rules on June 28, 2018, via the California Consumer Privacy Act. Here is what you need to know. Read more.
The US Supreme Court's June 21 decision holding that states can collect sales taxes from retailers that don't have a physical presence there could mean online retailers will be required to post a sales tax bond. States that require brick-and-mortar retailers to obtain a sales tax bond could extend the requirement to online retailers.
Private asset managers have raised billions for public-private partnership infrastructure projects, but that money is not always finding its way to actual work. A lack of federal incentives is partially to blame, and some say lawmakers must make it easier for funds to be moved into partnerships.
Work is expected to begin this fall on the Gordie Howe International Bridge once a contract is signed with the building consortium Bridging North America. Ground was broken in Detroit on Tuesday for the six-lane, cable-stayed bridge, and completion is slated for 2022 or 2023.
A 1,985-foot span of Sound Transit's 14-mile rail extension in the Seattle area is nearly complete. Guy F. Atkinson Construction is the contractor for the $135 million tunnel, and the line is scheduled to be completed in 2023.
A ceremony Tuesday kicked off construction of a 20-story condominium with first-floor retail and restaurant space on the San Francisco waterfront. Work should wrap up in 2019.
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