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July 2015

Sen. Brown Announces more than $1.3 Million in New Federal Resources for Traffic and Vehicle Safety in Ohio

June 2015

Brown Announces $250,000 in New Federal Funding for Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements in Jefferson County
Brown Announces $175,000 in New Federal Funding for Sewer Installation in Trumbull County
Sen. Brown Announces $250,000 for Water Infrastructure Upgrades in Morgan County
Brown Announces Nearly $300,000 in New Federal Funding for Roadway Improvements in Coshocton County
At Site of 2012 Columbus Explosion, Brown Joins Firefighters and Safety Officials to Call for Strong Standards to Protect Ohio Communities from Unsafe Tank Cars Carrying Hazardous Liquids
Brown Announces more than $12.8 Million in Federal Funding for Port Columbus International Airport
Brown Announces More Than $20,000 To Help Clermont County Towns Provide Vital Community Services
Brown Announces More Than $30,000 To Help Delaware County Towns Provide Vital Community Services
Brown Announces More Than $30,000 To Help Trumbull County Towns Provide Vital Community Services
Brown Announces More Than $30,000 To Help Summit County Towns Provide Vital Community Services
Brown Announces More Than $140,000 To Help Lawrence County Towns Provide Vital Community Services
Brown Announces More Than $90,000 To Help Washington County Towns Provide Vital Community Services
Brown Introduces Bill to Reduce Federal Transportation Funding to States That Issue Confederate Flag License Plates
With Critical Funds to Repair Ohio Roads and Bridges Set to Expire on July 31, Brown Calls For Long-Term Transportation Bill
Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport to Receive More Than $4 Million in Federal Funding to Rebuild Taxiways
Mansfield Lahm Regional Airport to Receive More Than $6.5 Million in Federal Funding to Make Improvements to Runways and Signs

May 2015

Following Brown’s Urging, Department of Transportation Finalizes Rule To Strengthen Tank Car Safety Standards for the Transportation of Crude and Other Hazardous Materials by Rail

April 2015

With High Volumes of Hazardous Materials Being Transported by Rail Through Ohio Each Day, Brown Introduces Bill to Protect Ohio Communities from Oil Train Accidents
Sen. Brown Opening Statement at Banking Committee's Hearing on Surface Transportation Reauthorization