Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce

Blog | November 24, 2020
Kentucky’s Shutdown of Brent Spence Bridge Proves U.S. Infrastructure & Capacity Needs Are Major Safety & Economic Concerns

In 2019, the United States‘ Gross Domestic Product (GDP) was $21.43 trillion. However, not a penny of that would have been possible without a national commerce framework and connected transportation system — the latter of which is breaking down, lacks longterm federal funding, and whose footprint is increasingly more fragile.