Model Policies — Gas tax
33% of gas tax revenue is to be used for public transportation. SB 291 referred to Senate Committee. Read SB 291 here. HB 352 referred to House Committee. Read HB 352 here.
Tennessee Gas Tax Increase
Increases fuel taxes and appropriates increased revenue to road projects. Referred to House Committee. Read HB 1243 here.
Tennessee IMPROVE Act (Revenue)
As part of a 6 cent gas tax increase, $100 million goes to municipal governments, with 1% of that designated for multimodal projects. Enacted. Read SB 0534 here.
“Complete Communities” Law Creates Unique Collaboration Between Local Governments and Delaware DOT
On May 5, 2016, the Delaware General Assembly passed Senate Bill (SB) 130—the Complete Communities bill—which takes a unique policy approach whereby the Delaware Department of Transportation (DelDOT) and local communities work together to create more bikeable, walkable communities around...
California’s Active Transportation Program: A Model of Stable, Consolidated Funding
In 2013, California’s Senate Bill 99 created California’s first active transportation program. Earlier in the year, the governor had proposed cuts to active transportation funding. A coalition of advocates—including Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, the Coalition for Recreational Trails, the Safe Routes...