West Virginia’s Clowser Named “Man of the Year”

By Allison Rose, member services, records and chapter relations director, ARTBA Mike Clowser, the chief executive of ARTBA chapter affiliate the Contractors Association of West Virginia (CAWV) has been named the 2017 “Man of the Year” by the American...
Virginia Railway Express Rolling with Capital Investment

Virginia Railway Express Rolling with Capital Investment

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA The Virginia Railway Express (VRE) commuter line is just starting a six-year, $1.8 billion capital improvement plan that includes new passenger stations, parking lots, maintenance and storage facilities and other track...
Nebraska Offers $4 Million in Bridge Repair Grants

Nebraska Offers $4 Million in Bridge Repair Grants

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA Nebraska is making $4 million available to repair and replace structurally deficient bridges through a matching program. Counties and local governments are required to contribute 45 percent of each project cost. Bridges must be...