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$1.2T Infrastructure Bill on its way to President Biden’s Desk for Signature

Last Friday, The U.S. House passed by a vote of 228-206, a “Hard” Infrastructure Bill that will cost $1.2 trillion over eight years.The bill will fund billions in the roads, bridges, rail, broadband and water supply.
For North Carolina, this means $7.2 billion for highway programs and another $457 million for bridge replacement and repairs.

  • $911 million to improve public transportation, including rail.
  • $109 million to expand the electric vehicle charging network.
  • $100 million to spread broadband coverage to at least 424K North Carolinians without it.
  • $105 billion towards improving the communities’ ability to withstand extreme weather caused by climate change.

To view the bill, click here.

https://www.epw.senate.gov/public/_cache/files/e/a/ea1eb2e4-56bd-45f1-a260-9d6ee951bc96/F8A7C77D69BE09151F210EB4DFE872CD.edw21a09.pdf

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