Highway spending rebounding

Source: Derek Prall, American City and County, February 10, 2014

In an exclusive for American City & County, Govalytics analyzed the top 25 MSAs to find the top five cities with the highest budgets for highway projects in 2013. Although the recession took a bite out of highway spending, it appears this sector is beginning to recover. …. Sister publication Government Product News reports that things are looking up for highway projects across the country. By 2017, revenue for the road and highway construction industry is estimated to increase at an average annual rate of 2.2 percent to $53.3 billion, nationwide…..

the top five cities within the top 25 MSAs with the highest budgets for highway projects in 2013