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Tag: Transportation Funding

Transportation Benefits: Agreement, but Weak Action
By Conrad deFiebre July 24, 2014
Complexity Dogs Mileage Fee Concept
By Conrad deFiebre July 17, 2014
A Perfect Storm of Transportation Appeals
By Conrad deFiebre February 13, 2014
Should Safety Take a Back Seat to Privacy?
By Conrad deFiebre February 06, 2014
A Real Fix for the 74 Percent
By Conrad deFiebre January 09, 2014
This is How We Roll
By Conrad deFiebre December 12, 2013
Lagging Investment Hobbles our Economy
By Conrad deFiebre November 14, 2013
Best Chance for State Investment is Going, Going, but Not Gone
By Conrad deFiebre August 15, 2013
Paying for Roads, Rails, and Waterways
By Michael Freedman July 02, 2013
Tuesday Talk: Not doing enough on transportation?
By Joe Sheeran May 28, 2013
Reimagining Transit
By Conrad deFiebre May 16, 2013
When Road Investments Pale, Focus on Access
By Conrad deFiebre April 18, 2013
A Belt and Suspenders for Transit
By Conrad deFiebre April 11, 2013
Tuesday Talk: Who should pay for transportation?
By Joe Sheeran February 26, 2013
Portugal and Barbados are Beating Us?
By Conrad deFiebre January 24, 2013
Who Dares to Touch the Third Rail?
By Conrad deFiebre December 26, 2012
Are We There Yet? MnDOT Takes Stock
By Conrad deFiebre October 25, 2012
Fast Rail Blocked by Public Sector, Boosted by Private
By Conrad deFiebre September 27, 2012
The Ryan Budget and Transportation
By Conrad deFiebre August 16, 2012
Tuesday Talk: Headed for infrastructure collapse?
By Joe Sheeran July 31, 2012
Finding a New Way to Pay for Roads
By Will Nissen June 28, 2012
Rough Road Ahead
By Conrad deFiebre May 10, 2012
Conservative By-pass of Infrastructure
By Conrad deFiebre April 12, 2012
Minnesota 2020 Journal: Seizing an Opportunity
By John R. Van Hecke February 03, 2012
Governor’s Bonding Bill: Good for Minnesotans
By Glen Johnson, Business Manager IUOE, Minnesota February 01, 2012
2012’s Transit and Non-motorized Priorities
By Barb Thoman, Guest Commentary January 23, 2012
Tax Cut on Autopilot
By Conrad deFiebre January 05, 2012
Some Conservatives Get It on Infrastructure
By Conrad deFiebre December 21, 2011
Perfect Market for Borrowing and Building
By Conrad deFiebre December 20, 2011
A Small Step Forward for Intercity Rail
By Conrad deFiebre December 01, 2011
Tuesday Talk: How was the ride?
By Joe Sheeran November 29, 2011
Cutting Red Tape to Promote the Transit Advantage
By Conrad deFiebre November 17, 2011
Energy’s Transportation Irony
By Conrad deFiebre November 10, 2011
Building Bridges to Safety and Prosperity
By Conrad deFiebre October 27, 2011
Tuesday Talk: What to do about crumbling roads?
By Joe Sheeran September 13, 2011
One Small Step for Modern Transit
By Conrad deFiebre September 08, 2011
Mileage Fees: Great Promise, Steep Hurdles
By Conrad deFiebre September 01, 2011
Drivers Willing to Pay for Better Roads
By Conrad deFiebre August 18, 2011
Another Shutdown on the Horizon
By Conrad deFiebre August 11, 2011
Congested Roads Cause Economic Slow Going
By Conrad deFiebre August 04, 2011
VIDEO: Infrastructure Work Screeches to a Halt
By Tom Niemisto July 07, 2011
Hard Facts About Highways
By Conrad deFiebre July 06, 2011
Kitchen Table Conversations: Relying on Transit
By Joe Sheeran & Tom Niemisto, Communications Staff June 15, 2011
Banking on Infrastructure
By Riordan Frost June 09, 2011
Fix it First
By Conrad deFiebre June 08, 2011
Expanding Transit for Minnesota
By Riordan Frost June 01, 2011
No R or DFL on Street and Bridge Signs
By Riordan Frost May 10, 2011
Rebuilding the ‘Free-ways’ Won’t Be Free
By Conrad deFiebre May 02, 2011
Stop Light Rail? Not a Smart—or Winning—Idea
By Conrad deFiebre April 18, 2011
Transportation Money Not Invested is Money Lost
By Conrad deFiebre April 11, 2011
Minnesota Transportation Stalling While Others Progress
By Riordan Frost March 31, 2011
Snow Emergencies: NOT Cheaper by the Dozen
By Riordan Frost February 02, 2011
Not This Bridge, Not Now
By Riordan Frost January 25, 2011
Getting Creative with Road Funding
By Conrad deFiebre January 03, 2011
Conservatives for Transit
By Conrad deFiebre December 29, 2010
Earmarks: Who Should Decide Where the Money Goes?
By Conrad deFiebre November 24, 2010
Some Conservatives Get Infrastructure Investment
By Conrad deFiebre November 17, 2010
Rebalancing MN’s Transportation Investments for the 21st Century
By Conrad deFiebre November 03, 2010
Minnesota 2020 Journal: Earth Swallows Man, Yields Metaphor
By John R. Van Hecke September 10, 2010
Shifting Transportation Funding Out of Neutral
By Conrad deFiebre August 05, 2010
Let's Not Erode Minnesota's User Pays Transportation Model
By Conrad deFiebre July 21, 2010
Wasted Time on Transit? Think Again
By Conrad deFiebre July 12, 2010
Minnesota 2020 Journal: Westbrook and Minnesota's Indefinite Prosperity Detour
By John R. Van Hecke June 25, 2010
Finding $2.5 million in a $500,000 budget
By Conrad deFiebre June 21, 2010
Transportation in Minnesota: Staring Down a Bumpy Road
By Conrad deFiebre May 26, 2010
Drive or Walk, You're Paying for Our Roads
By Conrad deFiebre April 28, 2010
Brace Yourself for Bumpy Roads
By Conrad deFiebre April 08, 2010
Greater Minnesota Gets on Board: Transit Ridership Grows While Investment Declines
By Conrad deFiebre December 15, 2009
Why Minnesota's Roads are Literally Falling Apart
By Conrad deFiebre November 23, 2009
Federal Cash Critical for Minnesota's Transportation System
By Conrad deFiebre August 12, 2009
Travel By Car: Minnesota's Big Public Subsidy
By Conrad deFiebre July 08, 2009
Minnesota's Road to Recovery: An Analysis of Transportation Recovery Projects
By Conrad deFiebre June 30, 2009
How Minnesota Moved Forward on Transportation
By Conrad deFiebre May 19, 2009
Financing Transportation into the Future
By Conrad deFiebre March 12, 2009
Minnesota's Economy Worth its Salt
By Conrad deFiebre November 20, 2008
Bridge Collapse Spurs National Infrastructure Commitment; Minnesota Should Follow Through
By Conrad deFiebre November 06, 2008
There THEY Go Again
By Conrad deFiebre October 01, 2008
Another Big Lie
By Conrad deFiebre August 14, 2008
Business Gets Wise to Transportation
By Conrad deFiebre July 08, 2008
Big Move Forward for Transportation, Miles Left to Go
By Conrad deFiebre July 02, 2008
Road Report: A Survey of Minnesota's County Highway Engineers
By Conrad deFiebre June 26, 2008
And You Thought the Highways Were Bad?
By Conrad deFiebre June 02, 2008
Busy Highway Construction Season Thanks to New Investment
By Conrad deFiebre April 21, 2008
Minnesotans Shouldn't Forget Monumental Transportation Investment
By Conrad deFiebre March 27, 2008
Governor Does His Best to Derail Transit Gains
By Conrad deFiebre March 25, 2008
Transportation Investment to Yield Major Returns
By Conrad deFiebre March 04, 2008
Facts Prevail as Minnesota Moves Forward on Transportation
By Conrad deFiebre February 26, 2008
Real Transportation Investment Moves Forward with Business Help
By Conrad deFiebre February 22, 2008
Last Minute Transportation Facts
By Conrad deFiebre February 21, 2008
Broad Consensus Growing on Transportation
By Chris Shields, Editor and Deputy Communications Director January 23, 2008
Moving Forward: The Benefit of Transportation Investment to Minnesota's Economy
By Conrad deFiebre January 02, 2008
Can Business Move Pawlenty on Transportation?
By Conrad deFiebre November 12, 2007
A Transportation System Beyond the Worst-Case Scenario
By Conrad deFiebre October 09, 2007
Metro Congestion Even Worse
By Conrad deFiebre September 18, 2007
Scary at Any Speed
By Conrad deFiebre August 17, 2007
Transportation Problems Can't Wait
By Conrad deFiebre August 14, 2007
Road, Bridge Investments Falling Ever Shorter
By Conrad deFiebre July 12, 2007
Your Take: More Progressive Transportation Advice
By Reader Feedback May 01, 2007