White House Report Grades Pa. Infrastructure C-
Last updated 4/22/2021 at 12:16pm
A White House report rates Pennsylvania’s infrastructure at a C-minus after decades of “systemic” underfunding.
The analysis concludes that “historic” levels of investment via the American Jobs Plan will fix the state’s more than 3,300 deficient bridges and 7,500 miles of crumbling roads that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation lacks resources to address.
PennDOT’s funding woes remain a perennial problem for the General Assembly as it strategizes ways to close the agency’s $9.3 billion budget gap that don’t involving tolling bridges, as proposed by the Pathways M...