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Legislative inaction on road funding means another horrendous pothole season ahead.
A recent survey highlights public misconception regarding gas taxes and shows that they want more investment in roads.
The mandate from the 2014 West Michigan Policy Forum: Fix the Roads with increased investment!
But states are at least as much to blame for the drop in transportation spending over the last decade as the federal government, according to a report by the Pew Charitable Trusts.
Legislative inaction on road funding is costing Michigan taxpayers $2.7 million per day.
It shouldn’t surprise us: lack of investment in infrastructure has resulted in an massive increase in pothole claims to the state.
SEMCOG urges legislative action on Michigan’s roads
The Michigan Legislature needs to pay attention to Michigan road funding, not wolves, according to this editorial by the Detroit Free Press.
State and local road agencies are bracing for a massive increase in salt prices this year as they prepare for winter.
After essentially taking the summer off to campaign, leaders have thrown up their hands on roads, which voters say is their No. 1 issue.