ARTBA Applauds New Trump Administration Wetlands Proposal

ARTBA Applauds New Trump Administration Wetlands Proposal

Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler, left, shakes hands with R.D. James. head of the Army Corps of Engineers, as other administration officials and senators applaud.  By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA  The Trump administration’s Dec. 11 proposed...
How You Can Help Repeal the Proprietary Products Rule

How You Can Help Repeal the Proprietary Products Rule

Photo courtesy of Mobile Barriers By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is accepting public comments through Jan. 14, 2019, on its decision to amend or repeal a century-old regulation related...
Federal Judge Halts Keystone XL Pipeline

Federal Judge Halts Keystone XL Pipeline

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory & legal issues, ARTBA A federal district judge in Montana Nov. 8 halted construction of the Keystone XL pipeline project. The court found the U.S. State Department’s environmental analysis of the project was...
FHWA Releases Rules on Project Delivery, Highway Design

FHWA Releases Rules on Project Delivery, Highway Design

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory & legal issues, ARTBA The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has released regulations aimed at improving the project delivery process and updating design standards for highways. On Oct. 29, the agency issued a...