By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA

The ARTBA Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF)  created the “Transportation Development Hall of Fame” in 2010 to honor individuals or families from the public and private sectors who have made extraordinary contributions to U.S. transportation development over their lifetime and demonstrated exceptional leadership. This year’s nomination deadline is Monday, April 2.

Nominations are considered in two categories:

Transportation Design & Construction Industry Innovators, honoring the men and women who discovered or created a “game-changing” product or process that significantly advanced transportation design, construction and/or safety. It seeks to honor the original innovator.

Transportation Design & Construction Industry Leaders (Individuals or Families) honoring men, women and families who have made significant contributions—beyond just having successful businesses or careers—that have notably helped advance the interests and image of the transportation design, construction and safety industry.

The 2016, 2017 and 2018 classes will be honored during a May 14 dinner in the Nation’s Capital.

Submit a nomination. For questions or additional information, contact ARTBA’s Eileen Houlihan at 202.683.1019 or