ARTBA Reaches Out to Incoming Biden Administration

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs ARTBA President & CEO Dave Bauer has provided the transportation design and construction industry’s priorities to the incoming Biden administration’s U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) “agency...
U.S. DOT Releases Updated Environmental Review Rules

U.S. DOT Releases Updated Environmental Review Rules

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory & legal issues, ARTBA The U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) has released proposed updates to the transportation project environmental review process to further reduce or eliminate costly and time-consuming...

In Memoriam: Rich Warden, Industry Safety & Grassroots Leader

In Memoriam: Rich Warden, Industry Safety & Grassroots Leader

By Rich Juliano, general counsel, ARTBA Richard A. Warden, Sr., a retired executive with The Rogers Group known for his commitment to safety and ability to organize transportation construction professionals for grassroots action, passed away Nov. 8. He was 82. A...

2021 Events Schedule Is Under Construction

2021 Events Schedule Is Under Construction

ARTBA's 2021 events schedule is being developed and subject to the ongoing situation with the COVID-19 pandemic. The Federal Issues Program (FIP) and Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) Fly-In is scheduled for May 18-20 in Washington, D.C. The ARTBA National...

South Carolina Invests to Improve Rural Road Safety

South Carolina Invests to Improve Rural Road Safety

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA The South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) is using new gas tax revenue to reduce the state’s highest-in-the-nation rural roadway fatality rate. Nearly 60 percent of the state’s highway deaths occur beyond its...