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US budgets USD1.5 billion for major transit projects

President Bush has sent a 2007 budget to Congress for approval providing multi-year funding for 28 projects including 13 light rail, six metro, two commuter rail and one Bus Rapid Transit:

There is USD102 million for preliminary funding for additional new projects which may include:

Existing full-funding grant agreements will receive further grants for 2007:

09 February 2006

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