Tag Archives: Federal Highway Administration

FHWA Proposal Develops National Performance Measures for Safety

Anyone who has read through the Office of Management and Budget’s grant reform guidance (and I would hope that all grants stakeholders already have) knows that improving performance is a critical goal for the future of grants management. Although not…

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Sneak Preview: FHWA Urged To Help States Monitor Local Projects

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Government Accountability Office encouraged the Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration to provide specific criteria to states to help them determine whether local entities are capable…

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Sneak Preview: FHWA Plans To Collect Better Highway Safety Data

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) The Federal Highway Administration is taking steps to ensure states provide better data on the Highway Safety Improvement Program through the agency’s online reporting tool in response…

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Sneak Preview: FHWA To Evaluate State Cost Estimation Procedures

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) Federal Highway Administration officials plan to review each state’s cost estimating procedures by May 2013 to ensure that states are obligating funds for American Recovery and Reinvestment…

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Sneak Preview: Clearer Roles Sought for Highway Project Oversight

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) As the Federal Highway Administration and states develop agreements for overseeing highway infrastructure project awards, FHWA must do more to clarify each party’s roles and responsibilities to…

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Sneak Preview: FHWA Urged To Strengthen Local Project Oversight

(This post is based on an upcoming article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) New Federal Highway Administration policy expected by the end of September could increase the agency’s scrutiny of federally funded local road projects and boost the effectiveness of…

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