New Law Funds National Park Service Infrastructure Maintenance

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA President Donald Trump Aug. 4 signed the Great American Outdoors Act, which provides to the National Park Service (NPS) up to $1.9 billion annually for five years to meet its backlog of deferred maintenance. The funding starts...

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June Value of Highway & Pavement Construction Work Up 8%

By Dr. Alison Premo Black, chief economist, ARTBA Transportation construction contractors performed $15.8 billion in work in June, up 4 percent from $15.2 billion in June 2019, according to U.S. Census Bureau data. Construction activity in June averaged $14.1 billion...

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