Former ARTBA Legislative Staff Member John Yago Dies

Former ARTBA Legislative Staff Member John Yago Dies

The Committee of 100 on the Federal City member John Yago at 2013 event. Committee photo. By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA John William Yago, Jr., a key member of ARTBA’s legislative team from 1990-99, died March 3 in Bethesda, Maryland, after a long...
2019 “Dire States” Grant Submissions Due March 31

2019 “Dire States” Grant Submissions Due March 31

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA Forget the “March Madness” brackets. The March 31 submission deadline is nearing for ARTBA member CASE Construction Equipment’s 2019 “Dire States Equipment Grant. The winner will be announced in April....
ARTBA Letter on Gas Tax Published in Washington Post

ARTBA Letter on Gas Tax Published in Washington Post

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA The Washington Post, which endorsed a gas tax increase in a March 9 editorial, published a letter to the editor from ARTBA President and CEO Dave Bauer noting how states are leading the way at boosting transportation...
ARTBA Launches Newsline Podcast

ARTBA Launches Newsline Podcast

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA ARTBA is adding another communications tool—listen to it on your phone or in the car—to keep its membership informed about the news that matters most. The ARTBA Newsline podcast will be available with our regular Friday...
Schneidawind Named ARTBA Vice President of Public Affairs

Schneidawind Named ARTBA Vice President of Public Affairs

John Schneidawind By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA ARTBA has tapped John Schneidawind as its new vice president of public affairs, effective Jan. 3. A former business writer at USA Today, Schneidawind has decades of diverse communications experience in...