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ARTBA Foundation Announces Key 2019 Scholarship, Awards & Recognition Program Deadlines

News (WASHINGTON)— The American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) has announced key deadlines for its 2019 scholarship, awards and recognition programs.  They include:   The Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program Established in 1999, this first-of-its-kind scholarship fund provides post-high school financial [...]

By |2019-02-13T08:52:19+00:00February 13th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on ARTBA Foundation Announces Key 2019 Scholarship, Awards & Recognition Program Deadlines

ARTBA Foundation Seeks Nominations for Annual Industry Leader Development Program

Deadline: April 1 (WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) is accepting nominations for its 2019 Industry Leader Development Program (ILDP), a first-of-its-kind “101” introduction to federal and state advocacy for transportation infrastructure market development and protection. It will be held May 13-15 in the Nation’s Capital. The ILDP and its [...]

By |2019-03-04T15:55:38+00:00February 6th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on ARTBA Foundation Seeks Nominations for Annual Industry Leader Development Program

Four Students Take Top Honors in Annual Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

News (WASHINGTON)— High school students from Arizona and Nebraska, a graduate student from Texas Southern University in Houston and a post-graduate student at Regis College in Massachusetts are the 2018 winners of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) 8th Annual “Student Transportation Video Contest.” They [...]

By |2019-02-04T11:35:47+00:00February 4th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on Four Students Take Top Honors in Annual Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

Top WSP USA & Duit Construction Executives Tapped to Lead ARTBA’s Highway & Transit Reauthorization Task Force

News Paula Hammond and Tim Duit (WASHINGTON)—American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Chairman Bob Alger, president and CEO of The Lane Construction Corporation, Jan. 28 announced the creation of a member-led “FAST Act Reauthorization Task Force.” The group is charged with developing the association’s legislative [...]

By |2019-01-28T08:35:44+00:00January 28th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on Top WSP USA & Duit Construction Executives Tapped to Lead ARTBA’s Highway & Transit Reauthorization Task Force

Chimelewski Named ARTBA Director of Safety & Certification

News (WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) is adding a key player to its team with the hiring of Katie Chimelewski as director of safety and certification, a newly created position.  Most recently, she spent 13 years in a variety of safety leadership and advocacy [...]

By |2019-01-17T10:27:28+00:00January 17th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on Chimelewski Named ARTBA Director of Safety & Certification

North Dakota State University Professor Denver Tolliver Honored with ARTBA’s Research & Education Award

News Dr. Denver Tolliver of N.D. State University accepts the S.S. Steinberg Award from Dr. Jill Hough, program director at UGPTI (WASHINGTON) — Dr. Denver Tolliver, the director of the Upper Great Plains Transportation Institute (UGPTI) at North Dakota State University, is the 2018 recipient [...]

By |2019-01-15T10:57:55+00:00January 15th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on North Dakota State University Professor Denver Tolliver Honored with ARTBA’s Research & Education Award

Schneidawind Named ARTBA Vice President of Public Affairs

News (WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has tapped John Schneidawind as its new vice president of public affairs, effective January 3. A former business writer at USA Today, Schneidawind has decades of diverse communications experience in the private sector and with national associations. Schneidawind [...]

By |2019-01-08T11:52:15+00:00January 8th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on Schneidawind Named ARTBA Vice President of Public Affairs

Statement from ARTBA Acting President & CEO William D. Toohey, Jr., about California Voter Rejection of Prop. 6

News (WASHINGTON)— The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Acting President & CEO William D. Toohey, Jr., released the following statement regarding California voter rejection of Proposition 6. “By soundly rejecting Proposition 6 and re-electing 95 percent of the state legislators who voted in 2017 to [...]

By |2018-11-07T16:26:53+00:00November 7th, 2018|2018 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on Statement from ARTBA Acting President & CEO William D. Toohey, Jr., about California Voter Rejection of Prop. 6

Jeanneret Named ARTBA Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

News (WASHINGTON)—Matthew J. Jeanneret has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of the Washington, D.C.-based American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), effective Nov. 1. Jeanneret, who joined ARTBA in 1998 as director of public affairs, has been serving as the association’s deputy chief [...]

By |2018-11-02T09:42:26+00:00November 2nd, 2018|2018 Press Releases, ARTBA News|Comments Off on Jeanneret Named ARTBA Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
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