A new survey of Florida voters found support for improving the state’s infrastructure had grown six percent in the past year, despite the fact that a majority of respondents remain financially-stressed in the aftermath of the Great Recession.

The Nebraska Department of Roads announced a new task force to study how different approaches to transportation issues can benefit the state economy.

Details about these stories, plus this week’s news from four other states is posted on the Transportation Investment Advocacy Center (TIAC) Blog.

Please contact TIAC manager Carolyn Kramer at ckramer@artba.org anytime you have news about how state and local communities are moving forward with ways to fund highways, bridges and public transit.