Highway Program Extension Nears Final Passage in Senate

Highway Program Extension Nears Final Passage in Senate

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs, ARTBA  The House of Representatives Sept. 22 agreed 359 to 97 to extend by one-year federal highway, bridge and public transportation programs in a package that would also fund the entire federal government...
Highway Program Extension Nears Final Passage in Senate

Congress Debates Funding Proposals as Deadlines Near

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs, ARTBA Federal highway, bridge and public transportation programs will likely be extended for one year, according to a tentative deal reached Sept. 18 between Congressional leaders and expected to be finalized...
ARTBA National Convention Set for Virtual Platform

ARTBA National Convention Set for Virtual Platform

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA The transportation construction industry this year has proven itself “nimble and resilient” in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, ARTBA Chairman Steve McGough says. ARTBA’s National Convention, Oct. 19-21, will take that truth...