Roads deal would raise taxes, generate $617M in 2018

April 20, 2017 Hayleigh Colombo Legislative leaders announced Thursday afternoon an agreement on a new state road funding package—one that has Gov. Eric Holcomb’s endorsement and involves increasing the gas tax and over time transferring additional sales tax revenues to roads. By 2024 the plan would generate more than $1.2 billion in new revenue for state ... More »