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Real Growth for 2020 Transportation Construction Market, ARTBA Chief Economist Says

News                                  (WASHINGTON)— The U.S. transportation infrastructure market is expected to grow at least 5 percent next year, according to the annual economic forecast released Dec. 4 by the American Road & [...]

By |2020-01-14T11:46:38+00:00December 4th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on Real Growth for 2020 Transportation Construction Market, ARTBA Chief Economist Says

ARTBA’s 2020 Transportation Construction Market Forecast Coming December 4

News                                   60-Minute Webinar for Transportation Construction Professionals, Public Officials & Analysts   (WASHINGTON)— American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black will detail the association’s [...]

By |2020-01-14T11:46:48+00:00November 26th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on ARTBA’s 2020 Transportation Construction Market Forecast Coming December 4

Voters Approve Nearly 90 Percent of Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

News Results Could Generate Almost $10 billion in Revenue         (WASHINGTON)— Voters in 19 states Nov. 5 sent a decisive message of support for transportation investment, approving almost 90 percent of 305 state and local transportation ballot measures. In total, the 270 approved initiatives are [...]

By |2020-01-14T11:47:14+00:00November 6th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on Voters Approve Nearly 90 Percent of Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

ARTBA Transportation Investment Advocacy Center Rolls Out New Website

News www.transportationinvestment.org designed to help boost state and local campaigns   (WASHINGTON)—A new website from the Transportation Investment Advocacy Center™ (TIAC) provides easy access to a variety information sources on state and local transportation funding methods and trends, legislative and ballot initiatives, 50 case studies on successful [...]

By |2020-01-14T11:47:24+00:00November 5th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on ARTBA Transportation Investment Advocacy Center Rolls Out New Website

47,000 U.S. Bridges in Poor Condition & Pace of Repair Slows to Crawl, New Analysis of Federal Data Shows

News Report Comes as Congress & President Continue Debating Infrastructure Highlights: 47,052 of America’s 616,087 bridges are “structurally deficient” and in poor condition. The pace of repair slowed to its lowest point in a half-decade; bridges with structural deficiencies dropped by just 1 percent last year. [...]

By |2019-03-29T15:13:58+00:00April 1st, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on 47,000 U.S. Bridges in Poor Condition & Pace of Repair Slows to Crawl, New Analysis of Federal Data Shows

Boosting New Jersey Water Infrastructure Capital Investments Would Provide 3:1 Economic Return, New Analysis Finds

News Report available at www.artba.org (WASHINGTON) – An additional $1 billion annual investment dedicated to improving New Jersey’s drinking water, wastewater and stormwater systems would generate $3 billion in economic benefits and support nearly 14,000 jobs, according to a new analysis conducted by the American Road & [...]

By |2019-03-05T12:15:01+00:00March 5th, 2019|2019 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on Boosting New Jersey Water Infrastructure Capital Investments Would Provide 3:1 Economic Return, New Analysis Finds

Real Growth for Transportation Construction Market in 2019, ARTBA’s Chief Economist Says

News (WASHINGTON)— The U.S. transportation infrastructure market is expected to grow 4.2 percent in 2019, according to the annual economic forecast released Dec. 5 by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA). Increased transportation investment by federal, state and local governments will help drive the growth [...]

By |2018-12-05T15:15:37+00:00December 5th, 2018|2018 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on Real Growth for Transportation Construction Market in 2019, ARTBA’s Chief Economist Says

Voters Across the Nation Demonstrate Support for Transportation Investment

News Nearly 80 percent of State & Local Ballot Measures Approved (WASHINGTON)— Voters in 31 states Nov. 6 once again showed their support for transportation infrastructure investments, approving 272, or 79 percent, of 346 state and local ballot measures. In total, the approved initiatives are expected to [...]

By |2018-11-08T11:26:58+00:00November 8th, 2018|2018 Press Releases, Economics, Government Affairs|Comments Off on Voters Across the Nation Demonstrate Support for Transportation Investment

Six Regional Reports Highlight Boost to California Localities from Transportation Investment in SB 1

News Reports at www.artba.org Illustrate Benefits to Orange County; Los Angeles County; Inland Empire; San Diego and Imperial Counties; San Francisco Bay Area; & San Joaquin Valley (WASHINGTON) – A series of six new reports find that an April 2017 California law will generate between $9.7 billion [...]

By |2018-08-22T11:45:43+00:00July 31st, 2018|2018 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on Six Regional Reports Highlight Boost to California Localities from Transportation Investment in SB 1
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