American Infrastructure Funding Starts Rolling Out
The rebuilding of America has begun. The Biden administration is distributing funds from the bipartisan infrastructure law.
Why it matters: We’ll begin to see the real-world and tangible benefits from this historic law for American families, businesses, and communities.
By the numbers: Here’s what the administration has announced recently:
- $1.5 billion for states to clean up orphaned oil and gas wells
- $1.2 billion for highways in rural Appalachia
- $11 million in grant awards for transit-oriented development
- $17 billion increase to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to be distributed among the states.
Go deeper: Stay up to date on the latest on the infrastructure law’s rollout with the U.S. Chamber’s one-stop-shop webpage. Read more on the U.S. Chamber’s website.