Federal Court Upholds EPA Shakeup of Science Advisory Boards

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia Feb. 12 upheld actions by former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator E. Scott Pruitt regarding how the agency selects its...

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Administration Publishes WOTUS Replacement Rule

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA The Trump administration Feb. 15 published its new “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) proposal in the Federal Register. Comments on the rule are due April 15. Once implemented, the rule will...

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New Study Explores Attracting & Retaining Women in Transportation

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA Women tend to steer from transportation construction careers due to a misalignment of industry goals and a lack of female role models or mentors, Mineta Transportation Institute researchers say in a new report. Their...

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ARTBA Promotes Safety at Industry Trade Shows

ARTBA staffer Melanie Laird reviews material with a World of Asphalt attendee. By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA ARTBA staff hit the road this week to promote the many safety training and other services that it offers the transportation construction industry...

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