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SC anti-tax groups pushing in off-session to change debate from road funding to reform

...legislatively appointed DOT commission and the State Infrastructure Bank, noting two legislative leaders appoint most of...We'd be 20 years backward if the SIB (State Infrastructure Bank) hadn't come along," said Limehouse, R-Mount...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-08/sc-anti-tax-groups-pushing-session-
South Carolina Senate panel's debate on roads could predict floor fight

...prices rise. It also changes the structure of the boards that run the Department of Transportation and the State Infrastructure Bank, which approves borrowing for large highway projects. The House version would also cut income taxes by $51 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-28/south-carolina-senate-pa
Transportation funding critics getting noticed, not heard

...out its complex wording. More changes will be unveiled Monday on grants available to cities and counties from an infrastructure bank.McMurry said inaction by Congress to reauthorize the U.S. Highway Trust Fund has shut off nearly all federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-05/transportation-funding-critic
Latest road bill would add interstate lanes

...aside about $60 million from sales tax collected on vehicles and place it in a Lane Expansion Fund in the State Infrastructure Bank. That money would be used to fund road construction borrowing and could bring in hundreds of millions of dollars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-03/latest-road-bill-would-a
Georgia lawmaker lashes out at transportation funding bill critics

...wording. More changes will be unveiled Monday on the mechanics of grants available to cities and counties from an infrastructure bank."It is a work in progress," he said.McMurry said inaction by Congress to reauthorize the U.S. Highway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-05/ga-lawmaker-lashes-out-t
Report to Congress says seaports on Southeast, Gulf coasts need deeper water for giant ships

...system. Ports would include the cost of deepening in the fees they charge shippers and could borrow from a federal infrastructure bank for major projects."As long as every port and every federal waterway is treated fairly, then I think anything's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-06-21/report-congress-says-seaports-south
Legislators pave way for budget approval

...141 million in state taxes toward infrastructure in 2013-14. It calls for $50 million to go to the State Infrastructure Bank to fund major projects through borrowing. Up to $50 million from the current year's surplus would go toward bridge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-18/legislators-pave-way-budget-a
Legislation could net $1 billion for South Carolina roads

...support to raise it.So the Legislature worked out a compromise. The spending plan sends $50 million to the State Infrastructure Bank to borrow for major projects. Up to $50 million from this year's surplus would be used to repair the state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-24/legislation-could-net-1-billi
DOT seeking federal cash to stay afloat

...still must pay $8 million in payroll expenses left this month and $12.6 million to the state Transportation Infrastructure Bank to get current on major construction loans. That leaves the agency with about $8 million left to pay toward the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-13/dot-seeking-federal-cash-stay
Road work stays ahead of schedule

...date is Dec. 31, 2009, six months later than originally anticipated. Earlier this year, the South Carolina Infrastructure Bank approved an additional $18 million for the parkway, expanding the scope of the project. The additional work...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/06/met_472244.shtml
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