Transportation and Infrastructure
Read relevant news, information and initiatives regarding Transportation and Infrastructure.
More on Transportation and Infrastructure
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) voted for the Moving Forward Act, comprehensive legislation to rebuild California’s 39th District and America’s infrastructure, while creating millions of good-paying jobs, combatting the climate crisis, and addressing disparities throughout America. The bill makes a number of national infrastructure investments—from aviation, highway and transit, healthcare, schools, public utilities, and affordable housing.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – This week, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) voted for the Departments of Transportation, Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Act, as included in H.R. 3055, the Second FY 2020 Appropriations Minibus. The bill provides record levels of infrastructure investment, including a renewed focus on affordable housing, protections for vulnerable populations, and bolsters resilience to climate change.
FULLERTON, CA – Today, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) announced that Metrolink and BNSF is set to receive a $30,000,000 Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) Grant to fund a portion of the $130 Million Fullerton Junction Interlocking Rail Project. The grant funding provides for two mainline tracks to improve and expand inter-city commuter passenger rail service for travel between Fullerton and Los Angeles to the west and Fullerton, Oceanside, and San Diego to the south.
FULLERTON, CA – This week, Congressman Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) toured CJ Foods, Suzuki Motor of America Inc., the Prado Dam, and the Orange County Water District to highlight the 39th Congressional District’s burgeoning business community and the importance of maintaining and improving Southern California’s infrastructure.
**Cisneros highlighted local programs and projects that should be included in the Fiscal Year 2020 budget for the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure**
**Cisneros highlighted local programs and projects that should be included in the Fiscal Year 2020 budget for the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies**
**Cisneros highlighted local programs and projects that should be included in the Fiscal Year 2020 budget for the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing Urban Development (THUD)**
Fullerton, CA – Today, U.S. Representative Gilbert R. Cisneros, Jr. (CA-39) lead a bipartisan coalition of Representatives from Southern California to offer their support to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Infrastructure for Rebuilding America (INFRA) grant for the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LA Metro) 57/60 Project. Joining Rep. Cisneros were Reps. Grace Napolitano (CA-32), Ken Calvert (CA-42), Judy Chu (CA-27), Alan Lowenthal (CA-47), Katie Porter (CA-45), Harley Rouda (CA-48), Linda T. Sanchez (CA-38), and Norma J.