Program Hits 300 “Safety Certified” Mark

Program Hits 300 “Safety Certified” Mark

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA More than 300 transportation construction professionals are now “safety certified” through the ARTBA Foundation’s Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™ (SCTPP) program. Forty three have earned the...
FY 2019 Spending Bills Are Finally Law

FY 2019 Spending Bills Are Finally Law

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA The House and Senate Feb. 14 overwhelmingly approved the final seven FY 2019 spending bills after nearly five months of short-term extensions and the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. ...
Poll Shows Strong Bipartisan Support for Infrastructure Bill

Poll Shows Strong Bipartisan Support for Infrastructure Bill

By John Schneidawind, vice president of public affairs, ARTBA While a new national poll shows only 43 percent of likely voters support using federal dollars to build “a wall or physical barrier along parts of our southern border to make it harder for people to enter...
ARTBA Announces Highway & Transit Reauthorization Task Force

ARTBA Announces Highway & Transit Reauthorization Task Force

Paula Hammond and Tim Duit By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA ARTBA Chairman Bob Alger, president and CEO of The Lane Construction Corporation, has announced the creation of a member-led “FAST Act Reauthorization Task Force.” The group is charged with...