Transportation & Infrastructure

Arizona is one of the fastest growing states, and we need to invest now in smart infrastructure that will support that growth.

More on Transportation & Infrastructure

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.
April 14, 2020 In The News
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS5) -- Sky Harbor Airport in Phoenix and other airports around Arizona can expect to get some financial relief during this COVID-19 crisis, thanks to the "CARES Act." CARES stands for "Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security."
April 10, 2020 In The News
WASHINGTON — Arizona lawmakers are urging congressional leaders to prioritize emergency funding for high-speed internet access in upcoming COVID-19 relief legislation.
February 23, 2020 In The News

Once considered a dusty, remote military castoff, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport is moving toward a major breakthrough that enables it to host major commercial airlines – thanks to a $10 million federal grant for a new, long-awaited air traffic control tower.

The new tower promises to unlock the airport’s full potential when it is completed at the end of 2022 – which will cost nearly $30 million, with the Federal Aviation Administration pledging $25 million and the rest coming from state and airport funds.

February 6, 2020 Press Release
Rep. Greg Stanton today addressed the serious transportation infrastructure challenges of Arizona tribes and advocated for increased federal support at a hearing before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
February 3, 2020 In The News
President Donald Trump said this weekend that Tuesday’s State of the Union Address will have a “very, very positive message.” Political experts say they’ll believe it when they see it.