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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).

By | 2016-11-02T15:35:41+00:00 July 15th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on Colorado U.S. 36 Express Lanes Project & President of Purdue University Receive National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards

Students Submit Your Videos for ARTBA’s 6th Annual National Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

(WASHINGTON)—There has been a lot of talk about transportation and infrastructure lately, from debates among students, to lively policy discussions in Congress from both sides of the aisle, and on the presidential campaign trail. The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) would like to know what you think. Now in its sixth year, the “Student Transportation Video Contest” is open for entries, and students of all ages are encouraged to apply.

By | 2016-09-19T16:30:21+00:00 July 14th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on Students Submit Your Videos for ARTBA’s 6th Annual National Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Reps. Graves & Blumenauer on Tap July 14 for 28th Annual ARTBA P3s in Transportation Conference

(WASHINGTON)—House Highways & Transit Subcommittee Chairman Sam Graves (R-Mo.) and House Ways & Means Committee Member Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) are the featured speakers the morning of July 14 at the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) 28th Annual Public-Private Partnerships (P3s) in Transportation Conference. More than 20 federal, state and local transportation agencies will also be represented on the program.

By | 2016-09-19T16:29:41+00:00 July 12th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on ***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Reps. Graves & Blumenauer on Tap July 14 for 28th Annual ARTBA P3s in Transportation Conference

Call for Nominations: 2016 ARTBA Women Leaders in Transportation Design & Construction Awards

(WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) Women Leaders in Transportation Design and Construction (WLTDC) Council is now accepting nominations for its annual awards program. Established in 2010, the awards honor the extraordinary efforts of individuals, companies and public agencies that “promote leadership and career advancement for women in the industry through mentoring, recognition, educational activities and networking.”

By | 2016-09-19T16:29:06+00:00 July 12th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on Call for Nominations: 2016 ARTBA Women Leaders in Transportation Design & Construction Awards

The Cost of the “Orderly Shutdown” of NJ Transportation Projects: $41 Million & 1,700 Workers Sidelined in First Week Alone

Price Tag of Prolonged Closures Could Reach $9 Million Per Week (WASHINGTON)—A new analysis finds that a week-long shutdown of New Jersey transportation improvement projects that began July 8 will cost the transportation construction industry and New Jersey taxpayers at least $41 million and displace as many as 1,700 construction workers.

By | 2016-10-05T19:25:41+00:00 July 11th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on The Cost of the “Orderly Shutdown” of NJ Transportation Projects: $41 Million & 1,700 Workers Sidelined in First Week Alone

Transportation Investment Advocacy Center Releases “Model Statutory Language” for Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Contributions to State Transportation Programs

Guide Aims to Help Legislators & Advocates Push New State Laws. (WASHINGTON, D.C.) - State transportation officials are faced with the very real challenge that electric and hybrid electric vehicles cause wear and tear on their highway networks but use very little, or no, gasoline or diesel fuel, which states tax to fund highway programs.

By | 2016-09-19T16:26:58+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on Transportation Investment Advocacy Center Releases “Model Statutory Language” for Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Contributions to State Transportation Programs

*MEDIA ADVISORY* ARTBA & ATA Hosting June 29 Interstate Highway System 60th Anniversary Lunch & Policy Event

(WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) and American Trucking Associations (ATA) are hosting a June 29 lunch and policy discussion to mark the 60th anniversary of the law signed by President Eisenhower that began funding and construction of the nation’s 47,000-mile Interstate Highway System.

By | 2016-09-19T16:38:22+00:00 June 20th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on *MEDIA ADVISORY* ARTBA & ATA Hosting June 29 Interstate Highway System 60th Anniversary Lunch & Policy Event

ARTBA Honors Ennis-Flint Chairman, Anderson & AASHTO’s Gee with Landen Highway Safety Awards

(WASHINGTON) – For nearly 30 years, members of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) Traffic Safety Industry Division (TSID) have honored public and private sector professionals with the prestigious “Jake Landen Highway Safety Award.” The award, which is named after the 3M executive who served as ARTBA chairman in 1976, is presented annually to those who have “made significant and lasting contributions to the safety of our nation’s highways.”

By | 2016-09-19T16:37:37+00:00 June 15th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA Honors Ennis-Flint Chairman, Anderson & AASHTO’s Gee with Landen Highway Safety Awards

ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane Reacts to the Passing of Former Ohio Senator, Governor George Voinovich

(WASHINGTON) - “George Voinovich consistently championed strong investment in transportation infrastructure as a mayor, governor and U.S. Senator during a distinguished career that spanned more than 40 years. In doing so, he remained true to his convictions as a budget hawk, arguing that expanded investments be paid for with user fees, and not budget gimmicks.

By | 2016-09-19T16:36:44+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane Reacts to the Passing of Former Ohio Senator, Governor George Voinovich
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