June Value of Highway & Pavement Construction Work Up 8%

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...
States Obligating Federal Funds On Pace with Last Year

States Obligating Federal Funds On Pace with Last Year

By Dr. Alison Premo Black, chief economist, ARTBA States obligated a total of $3.5 billion in federal-aid highway construction funds in June, according to the latest data from the U.S. Department of Transportation. With three months left in the federal fiscal year,...