By Seth Olson
Nebraska News Service
A variety of legislative bills introduced since last week relate to Gov. Pete Ricketts’ stated goals of boosting Nebraska’s economy by improving the transportation infrastructure.
Transportation-related bills include:
LB960, the Transportation Innovation Act, introduced at the governor’s request by Sen. Jim Smith of Papillion, would create the Transportation Infrastructure Bank Fund by transferring $150 million from the state’s cash reserve fund for roads and expressway construction projects.
see January 20 Courier for full story