ARTBA Applauds Clarification to Migratory Bird Policy

ARTBA Applauds Clarification to Migratory Bird Policy

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA ARTBA expressed support in March 19 comments for a proposed clarification regarding the enforcement of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA) by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS).  Under the...
Proposed Airwaves Changes Threaten “Safety Band” Spectrum

Proposed Airwaves Changes Threaten “Safety Band” Spectrum

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory and legal issues, ARTBA ARTBA is opposing a Federal Communication Commission (FCC) proposal to open a spectrum of broadcast airwaves now restricted for safety purposes to commercial and recreational uses. The agency has...
ARTBA Files Comments On Environmental Review Reform

ARTBA Files Comments On Environmental Review Reform

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory & legal issues, ARTBA The Trump administration’s proposed overhaul of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) will both reduce delays to key transportation improvements projects and maintain environmental...
U.S. DOT Offers One-Stop Website for Guidance Documents

U.S. DOT Offers One-Stop Website for Guidance Documents

By Nick Goldstein, vice president of regulatory & legal issues, ARTBA The U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) has launched a new website deigned to provide access to all of the agency’s guidance documents. The “Guidance Portal” was created in response to...