Can a “Portfolio” Approach Fix the Highway Trust Fund?

Can a “Portfolio” Approach Fix the Highway Trust Fund?

By John Schneidawind, vice president of public affairs, ARTBA Facing the Sept. 30 expiration of the FAST Act surface transportation law, members of Congress are starting to publicly address how to raise revenue to pay for the massive investments needed to maintain and...
U.S. DOT Announces FY2020 BUILD Grant Funding Opportunity

U.S. DOT Announces FY2020 BUILD Grant Funding Opportunity

By Lauren Schapker, vice president, legislative affairs The U.S. Department of Transportation Feb. 19 announced a notice of funding opportunity for the next round of Better Utilizing Infrastructure to Leverage Development (BUILD) grants. BUILD grants support the...
ARTBA Urges Investment in National Highway Freight Network

ARTBA Urges Investment in National Highway Freight Network

By Lauren Schapker, vice president, legislative affairs, ARTBA ARTBA is calling for increased investment in the National Highway Freight Network as the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S.DOT) prepares its National Freight Strategic Plan. “Currently, trucks on the...