OTF News Releases

OTF News Releases

Coalition: Transportation Emissions and Mobility (Team) Community Act Will Cut Pollution, Invest in Transit and Infrastructure

UPDATE: ‘TEAM’ Community Act Passed by Full Senate (28-7); Business and Stakeholder Groups Remain Encouraged as Rhode Island Looks to Join Regional Transportation & Climate Initiative Program

Coallition: Despite Delay in Connecticut General Assembly, the TCI Program is Progressing in Eastern States

The Transportation & Climate Initiative Program Will Save Lives, Improve Air Quality While Providing Critical Funding for States’ Transportation Systems

Coalition: Eastern States and D.C. Pass Major Milestone, Move Into Implementation Phase of TCI Program to Modernize Transportation

Equity, Health, and Climate Goals Are Central to TCI-P Finished Model Rule and Draft Framework for Public Engagement Released Today

Connecticut Business Leaders: "TCI is Good for Business"

Connecticut Based Businesses Throw Support Behind Transportation & Climate Initiative at Hartford Press Conference

Coalition: Transportation Emissions and Mobility (Team) Community Act Will Cut Pollution, Invest in Transit and Infrastructure

‘TEAM’ Community Act Introduced in House and Senate; Business and Stakeholder Groups Encouraged as Rhode Island Looks to Join Regional Transportation & Climate Initiative Program

Author of TCI Study Admits Analysis Inflated Costs by Four Times

Setting the Record Straight:  Tufts Report Often Cited by Opponents of the Transportation & Climate Initiative Reflects “Something Different Than What TCI-P Has Turned Out to Be”

Coalition: Connecticut Legislature Poised to Transform Transportation with TCI Bill (SB-884)

“Our Transportation Future” is Encouraged by CT Environmental Committee Vote; Bill Parallels Federal Infrastructure Efforts, Ensuring Improvements for Urban, Suburban and Rural Commuters

Coalition: Eastern States And D.C. One Big Step Closer to Modernized Transportation Under TCI Program’s Release of “Encouraging” Draft Rule

“Our Transportation Future” is Committed to Helping Shape a Final Model Rule with Focus on Enhanced Equity, Health, and Climate Benefits.WASHINGTON, DC – March 1, 2021 – The Our Transportation Future (OTF) coalition is encouraged by the Transportation & Climate Initiative Program (TCI-P) draft model rule, released today by 11 states and Washington, DC. The draft model rule follows the December commitment by Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and the District of Columbia to participate in the program to reduce harmful air-pollution and modernize transportation in the Eastern U.S., and an announcement by 8 other states (Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Vermont, and Virginia) that they are also considering the program.

Coalition Applauds First East Coast Governors Committing to Groundbreaking Transportation & Climate Initiative Program

First States Confirm Participation, More to Follow: Leading Environmental, Transit, Equity and Health Organizations Champion East Coast States for “Bold and Ambitious” Plan to Cut Pollution and Modernize the Transportation Sector

Poll: Seven in 10 Voters Support Transportation and Climate Initiative "As Part of the Recovery from the Pandemic"

 Regional TCI SurveyConnecticutDistrict of ColumbiaDelawareMaineMarylandMassachusettsNew JerseyNew YorkPennsylvaniaRhode IslandVermont, and Virginia

Getting Essential Workers to Their Jobs Seen as No. 1 Priority, Followed by Cutting Pollution and Unsnarling Traffic; Voters Back Governors Engaged During COVID-19 Crisis in Multi-State TCI Effort to Improve Outdated Transportation System.