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Senate passes bill for Michigan toll roads study

A series of roads and transportation bills passed the Michigan Senate today, including legislation to allow a study that would look at the possibility...

No, pot money still won’t fill Michigan’s potholes — not even...

Last year, one of the most popular rejoinders to Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s proposed 45-cent gas tax increase to fix the roads was just use...

Meanwhile in Republican Ohio … roads, bridges to see improvements with...

Tim Schumm is already looking forward to spring.  County engineers like him also serve as amateur meteorologists. Forget baseball. Spring means it’s paving season, and...

Michigan has an extra $321M in 2020, is almost $12B below...

Michigan's fiscal picture is looking modestly brighter for the next two fiscal years, experts agreed at a biannual meeting Friday at the state Capitol. State...

Progress continues on Gordie Howe Bridge, final plans unveiled for pedestrian...

After months of discussion with residents in the affected area, officials announced that a set of designs have been selected for five pedestrian bridges...

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Whitmer ‘concerned’ about Michigan government shutdown in 2020

In one of her last acts of her first year in office, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed a supplemental spending deal negotiated — at long...

Susan J. Demas: After Trump attack, the GOP Legislature must name...

It takes a lot to shock anyone about Donald Trump these days, but the president managed to accomplish that at his Battle Creek rally...

Whitmer likely ditching 45-cent gas tax, as ‘worst pothole season in...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's signature pledge to "fix the damn roads" will have to wait until 2020, as she and the GOP Legislature never hammered...

Flint and Detroit get $13M from feds for transit upgrades

Michigan will see almost $13 million in federal grants for transit upgrades in Detroit and Flint.  The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) on Monday announced a...

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