ARTBA Supports EPA Decision to Keep Current Ozone Standards

ARTBA Supports EPA Decision to Keep Current Ozone Standards

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA ARTBA has warned again that tightening ozone standards despite their current effectiveness could result in the withholding of federal highway funds to areas forced out of compliance. The...
DBE Program Highlighted at House Committee Hearing

DBE Program Highlighted at House Committee Hearing

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory & legal issues, ARTBA The House Transportation & Infrastructure (T&I) Committee spotlighted aspects of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program during a Sept. 23...
EPA Reforms Its Guidance Document Process

EPA Reforms Its Guidance Document Process

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants to clarify and simplify its process for issuing guidance documents. Its Sept. 14 final rule responds to a 2019 executive order from President...
Biden Campaign Stop Focuses on Buy America Policies

Biden Campaign Stop Focuses on Buy America Policies

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA At a Sept. 9 campaign stop in Warren, Michigan, former Vice President Joe Biden reiterated his pledge to strengthen “Buy America” provisions in federal procurement requirements, if...