The Washington, D.C.-based American Road & Transportation Builders Association is a federation whose primary goal is to aggressively grow and protect transportation infrastructure investment to meet the public and business demand for safe and efficient travel. In support of this mission, ARTBA also provides programs and services designed to give its 6,500+ public and private sector members a global competitive edge.
(WASHINGTON) – A new analysis of eight states that passed legislation to increase their state motor fuel taxes in 2015 to pay for important new transportation improvements shows that 98 percent of Republican and Democratic lawmakers who supported the bill won their primary races in 2016.read more
(WASHINGTON) — The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) challenged the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) proposal to measure greenhouse gas emissions from new transportation projects. The proposal is part of larger performance measures required under the 2012 “Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century” (MAP-21) surface transportation reauthorization law. In Aug. 19 comments to the agency, ARTBA charged the proposal “exceeds both the authority of the FHWA and the intent of MAP-21.”read more
(WASHINGTON)— More than 200 transportation design and construction executives, financial services and consulting professionals, and federal and state transportation agency officials gathered July 13-15 in the Nation’s Capital for the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) 28th Annual Public-Private Partnerships (P3s) in Transportation Conference.read more
(WASHINGTON)— More than 100 transportation construction and business leaders, and public officials from 30 states came together July 13 in the Nation’s Capital to share best practices for advancing transportation funding legislation and ballot initiatives during the 3rd Annual National Workshop for State & Local Transportation Advocates.read more
Colorado U.S. 36 Express Lanes Project & President of Purdue University Receive National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards
(WASHINGTON)—The U.S. 36 Express Lanes project in Colorado and Purdue University President Mitch Daniels have been recognized as models of excellence in innovative transportation financing by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).read more