This makes it seem like local control is what is being preserved. In fact, TE funds are proposed to be eliminated as they now exist. Advocates have managed to change that to allow local governments more say in the use of funds ordinarily distributed at the sate level. This amendment seeks to keep that provision. –Corrie
More than 70 national organizations united today to urge members of Congress to preserve control over biking and walking projects in the federal transportation bill.