Archives: Peter Basso

Future of Transportation Funding in Ohio and the Nation

Congress, among rising gas prices and transportation funding declines, has been unable to pass a 5 or 6 year Federal Transportation Bill that could open up more options. How is the lack of a long-term bill having an impact? Guest host Stu Nicholson will discuss this and more on this hour of “All Sides.”

Transportation Funding Crisis in Ohio

State officials warned last summer that funding for new highway projects in Ohio was becoming scarce, but they didn’t specify just how scarce. As the gas tax revenue declines annually, costs of major road projects are still climbing. But how does ODOT fix the problem? On this hour of “All Sides,” we’re talking about the future in funding for ODOT.