By John Schneidawind, vice president of public affairs, ARTBA

State transportation department leaders say the coronavirus pandemic has left them facing an estimated $50 billion shortfall in funding for roads, bridges, and other infrastructure.

ARTBA Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black is quoted in a July 10 Washington Post story about how this is causing project delays.

See the latest version of Black’s regularly updated reports on the impact of the pandemic on state and local transportation revenues. Past and future reports can be found in the Members Only section of