Each year, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) provides about $40 billion in Federal funding to States for construction and improvements to the Nation’s highways and bridges.
As required by the Inspector General Act of 1978 (as amended), this Semiannual Report summarizes the activities of the Office of Inspector General for the preceding 6-month period.
On October 16, 2017, Abboud Wali pleaded guilty to conspiracy and bribery charges for his role in an attempted scheme to bribe a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) specialist at the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)
On October 20, 2017, Nazik Modawi pleaded guilty to conspiracy and bribery charges for her role in an attempted scheme to bribe a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) specialist at the Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA
On August 22, 2017, Abboud Wali and Nazik Modawi, owners of Safe Rides, LLC. (Safe Rides), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, were indicted in U.S. District Court, Philadelphia, on conspiracy and bribery charges.
On March 16, 2017, the Inspector General testified before the House Appropriations Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee on the top management challenges facing the Department of Transportation (DOT).
On February 8, 2017, the Insp
On January 27, 2017, FTA debarred Larry W.
What We Looked At
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) receives approximately $2 billion in annual appropriations for its discretionary Capital Investment Grant (CIG) program, which funds a range of transit projects, including heavy, commuter, and light rail.