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Gas Tax

24 states have passed gas tax increases since 2013.

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Building America's Future 2016 Vision

In order to get the country on the best path forward we need a strong vision and a long-term infrastructure strategy. Building America’s Future is optimistic about the possibilities, now and in the decades to come, and will continue to encourage visionary leadership that ensures America’s place as the world’s technological leader and preeminent global economic power.

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Building America's Future and US Travel Association Survey

On May 22, 2014, Building America's Future (BAF) and the US Travel Association (USTA) released the results of a survey of USTA members.  This survey shows that global competitiveness and economic and job growth are all severely imperiled by the United States’ collapsing transportation infrastructure.

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Falling Apart and Falling Behind

Falling Apart and Falling Behind lays out the economic challenges posed by our ailing infrastructure, provides a comparative look at the smart investments being made by our international competitors, and suggests a series of recommendations for Congress to begin to build on MAP-21 and craft new innovative transportation policies in the U.S

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Facts and Quotes

44 percent of America’s major urban highways are congested.
It is estimated that nearly 30 percent of urban congestion is created by drivers cruising for parking.  Smart parking services are designed to get drivers to their destinations without searching and the uncertainty related to cost, travel time, payment and other practical considerations.
In 2017 the American Society of Civil Engineers has graded the nation’s water and wastewater systems a D+.