Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces $2.1 Million In Funding For Chicago/Rockford International Airport

Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced $2.1 million in federal funding that will go toward improving the Chicago/Rockford International Airport.  The grants were awarded through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration. “I’m pleased today to announce this important transportation investment for the Chicago/Rockford International Airport,” said Congresswoman Cheri Bustos.  “Today’s grant will help […]

Bustos, Fitzpatrick Team Up To Make Bipartisan Push To Put Veterans Back To Work

New Bustos/Fitzpatrick Bill Would Help Put Veterans Back To Work Rebuilding Our Roads, Bridges, Tunnels & Rail Lines WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and Republican Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick (PA-08) joined together to introduce a new bipartisan bill that would help put veterans back […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Announces $1.1 Million In Funding For Galesburg Transportation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced a $1,126,556 grant for public transportation in Galesburg.  The grant is awarded through the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Transit Administration and was selected on a competitive basis from the Clean Fuels Grant Program.  Project selection was announced December 2011 and the funds are now being […]

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos Meets With New U.S. Department Of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, met with the new U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx to advocate for the transportation priorities of Illinois’ 17th Congressional District.  Among other topics, Bustos and Foxx discussed replacing the functionally obsolete I-74 bridge in the Quad […]