The Connecticut Business & Industry Association is the voice of business in Connecticut, with thousands of member companies championing change at the State Capitol, shaping debate about economic competitiveness, and fighting for a better future for all.
Implements a plan to provide fiscal accountability and sustainability to transportation projects and funding.
Supports economic development by expanding rail coverage to eastern Connecticut and provides improved service between New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts.
The statutory changes offered in this bill to the Public Private Partnership (P3) statute do a number of things to
improve and better incentivize the use of P3 financing agreements.
Ensures that revenue collected from the “federal Clean Air Act fee” is used to fund green transportation initiatives. This is being offered as a small, but important, alternative to the governor’s proposed TCI program.
Allows the Connecticut Airport Authority to define a contribution plan for employees to help compete and attract new business to Bradley.