Tiger Grants Announced
Author: J
Date: 03-13-2018 - 07:38

DOT just announced a list of recipients of nearly $500 million in discretionary grant funding for road, transit, maritime and rail projects through the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) program.

Rail Projects:

Southwest Chief Route Stabilization Project, Colfax County, New Mexico, $16,000,000 –to replace 60-year old bolted rail, associated turnouts and crossings for a net gain of 42 miles of Class 4 rail in the La Junta subdivision between Hutchinson, KS, and Las Animas, CO.

Repair of the Jaype to Lewiston Rail Line, Clearwater County, Idaho, $3,240,960 – to repair three bridges along the rail line from Jaype to Lewiston, removes debris from 18 bridges, and repairs 5 washouts along the 30-mile Jaype Line.

Securing Multimodal Freight Corridors in the Ozarks, City of Fort Smith, Arkansas, $8,527,892 – to repair and rehabilitate three rail bridges that cross Clear Creek and the Arkansas River.

Wabash River Rail Bridge Infrastructure Revitalization, Indiana Department of Transportation, $10,000,000 – to replace two deteriorating freight rail approaches to the Wabash River Bridge, which serves as a rail link from energy and agricultural suppliers of Illinois to river ports of Mt. Vernon, Indiana.

High Plains Strategic Freight Rail Capacity Improvement Project, Oklahoma Department of Transportation, $9,901,793 – to implement a program of improvements to a Class III regional freight network to accommodate unit trains of loaded 286,000-pound railcars and increase operating speeds.

DOT Press Release



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  Tiger Grants Announced J 03-13-2018 - 07:38
  Jaype Line S. Thomas 03-13-2018 - 20:25
  Re: Jaype Line BGCM hopeful 03-14-2018 - 05:03
  Re: Jaype Line retired 03-14-2018 - 06:51
  Re: Jaype Line ShortlinesUSA 03-14-2018 - 07:05
  Re: Jaype Line Goober 03-14-2018 - 11:57
  Re: Jaype Line J 03-14-2018 - 12:22
  Re: Jaype Line trackwalker 03-14-2018 - 22:07
  Re: Jaype Line Really? 03-16-2018 - 06:11
  Re: Jaype Line S. Thomas 03-16-2018 - 07:22


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