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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

Major $183 Billion Boost to California’s Economy Expected Over 10 Years from Transportation Investments in Senate Bill 1

News New Analysis Comes as Legislation Approaches 1st Anniversary; Report available: www.artba.org   (WASHINGTON)— A comprehensive new analysis finds that an April 2017 California law will generate nearly $183 billion in economic activity and user benefits throughout all sectors of the state’s economy over 10 years.  The [...]

By |2018-08-22T13:11:56+00:00February 28th, 2018|2018 Press Releases, Economics|Comments Off on Major $183 Billion Boost to California’s Economy Expected Over 10 Years from Transportation Investments in Senate Bill 1
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