By Jesse A. Millard | AZBigMedia
You can’t get going without something to guide you forward, and as the Valley moves forward into its next economic chapter, vital pieces of infrastructure are needed to help grease the wheels of economic development.
Funding is still an issue, but there are many funded projects already under construction focused on Metro Phoenix’s infrastructure for its planes, trains and automobiles.
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is in the process of spending $2 billion on upgrades. Phoenix’s 2015 passage of the transit tax from Prop. 104 is making way for decades’ worth of light rail and bus expansions, which will reach parts of the Valley that will even surprise the most optimistic transit lover. And the freeways? The Loop 202 expansion could be a game changer for the Valley.
Here’s a breakdown of some vital infrastructure projects happening right now: