Transportation & Infrastructure

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September 9, 2020 Press Release
Recognizing the economic benefits of expanded rail access in Mesa, Rep. Greg Stanton is working with the City of Mesa to secure federal funding for its Pecos Industrialized Rail Access Train Extension (PIRATE) project. Mesa applied for a $24.4 million Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to construct a new six-mile industrial freight rail track from the existing Union Pacific Railroad mainline through the Pecos Advanced Manufacturing Zone.
July 29, 2020 Press Release

Today, the House passed the Water Resources Development Act of 2020, a bipartisan package authorizing water infrastructure projects and studies through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 

July 29, 2020 In The News
U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Lesko (R-AZ) and Congressman Greg Stanton (D-AZ) sent a letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers requesting the Corps conduct a feasibility study on improvement options for the dam, near Deer Valley Road and Grand Avenue in the northern part of the city
July 29, 2020 In The News
U.S. Reps. Debbie Lesko and Greg Stanton were joined by the entire Arizona congressional delegation on Monday in calling for a feasibility study regarding improvement options for the McMicken Dam in Surprise.
July 16, 2020 Press Release
Today, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure unanimously advanced the Water Resources Development Act of 2020, which included several measures to benefit Arizona. The bipartisan package authorizes water resources projects through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and it now heads to the House floor.
July 8, 2020 In The News
Arizona Congressional District One and Nine Representatives Tom O’Halleran and Greg Stanton both offered amendments to help tribal nations, small business projects, and vehicle emissions guidelines.
July 2, 2020 Press Release
Yesterday, the House passed H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act, a $1.5 trillion package to invest in lasting, 21st century infrastructure and address some of America’s most urgent needs. Rep. Greg Stanton, a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, cosponsored the legislation.
June 19, 2020 Press Release
Yesterday, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure advanced the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America (INVEST in America) Act, a plan to reauthorize national surface transportation funding and infrastructure investment.
June 9, 2020 In The News
NSSGA president Michael W. Johnson, says: “I commend committee chairman Peter DeFazio and his team introducing INVEST in America Act…“We would like to specifically thank congressman Greg Stanton and congressman Troy Balderson, for their bipartisan work to advance this important legislation.
June 4, 2020 Press Release
A new plan to reauthorize national surface transportation funding and infrastructure investment includes several key measures to benefit Arizona. Arizona would receive an estimated $992 million in transit funding and $5.27 billion in highway funding over the life of the bill.

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