State & Local Government Contract Awards Down in August 

State & Local Government Contract Awards Down in August 

By Dr. Alison Premo Black, chief economist, ARTBA  The value of state and local government transportation contract awards dropped to $6.7 billion in August, from $8.4 billion in August 2019, a 20 percent decline. The August average for 2017-2019 is $8.4 billion.   ...