Federal Support for Financing State and Local Transportation and Water Infrastructure


Sixty percent of state and local investment in transportation and water infrastructure is financed using tools that impose costs on the federal government: tax-exempt bonds, tax credit bonds, state banks, and direct federal credit programs.

Data and Supplemental Information

Corrections and Updates

On November 2, 2018, CBO reposted the file of data underlying figures in order to include two new figures, 1-1a and 1-1b, which show federally supported financing for transportation infrastructure and for water infrastructure, respectively.