Bustos Urges Illinois Communities To Apply For Federal Transportation & Infrastructure Grants Starting April 3

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, urged communities across her region of Illinois to apply for federal grants available for transportation and infrastructure projects starting on April 3.  More information on the application process on the next round of Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grants can […]

Bustos Advocates For Local Illinois Infrastructure Projects At Transportation Committee Hearing

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (T & I), advocated for the transportation and infrastructure priorities of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District at a full T& I Committee hearing on “Building the Foundation for Surface Transportation Reauthorization.”  Among other projects, Bustos discussed replacing the functionally […]

Bustos takes up U.S. 20 fight

GALENA, Ill. — Was the U.S. 20 expansion project in northwest Illinois resurrected Tuesday? Optimism abounded after U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos met with about 20 area government and transportation officials Tuesday afternoon at Galena Middle School to discuss the long-dormant expansion of U.S. 20 to four lanes between Freeport and Galena. Time will tell whether […]