ARTBA Supports Proposal Limiting EPA Groundwater Oversight

ARTBA Supports Proposal Limiting EPA Groundwater Oversight

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory & legal issues, ARTBA  The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) April 23 proposed not to expand Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisdiction to include discharges into subsurface groundwater. Recent federal court...
Senate Confirms Nason as FHWA Administrator

Senate Confirms Nason as FHWA Administrator

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA The Senate March 28 confirmed Nicole Nason as administrator of the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), ending a two-year absence in the agency’s top spot. The vote was 95-1, with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) the only...
ARTBA Backs NEPA Delegation Programs in Three States

ARTBA Backs NEPA Delegation Programs in Three States

By Nick Goldstein, vice president legal & regulatory issues, ARTBA ARTBA reiterated its support for agreements with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the states of Texas, California and Arizona that allow state officials to make key environmental...