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Voters Demonstrate Overwhelming Support for Transportation Investment

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ARTBA 2018 U.S. Transportation Construction Market Forecast Webinar Nov. 30

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ARTBA Foundation Launches New Safety Center

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Newly Designed ARTBA Website Highlights Core Competencies

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ARTBA Online Learning Center Courses Approved in New York, North Carolina & Florida for Engineers’ Professional Development Hours

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

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David Zachry Named ARTBA Foundation Vice Chairman

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ARTBA Develops Guide to Help Highway Construction & Material Firm Owners Comply with New Silica Standard

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ARTBA Announces 2017 Division Award Winners

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ARTBA Foundation Announces Latest Group to Earn Transportation Project Safety Certification

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A. Morton Thomas, Lea & Elliot Executives, ITR Concession Company & Two College Students Honored with ARTBA’s Women Leaders Awards

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ARTBA Announces 2017-18 Officers During Annual Business Meeting of Members

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AECOM Executive Vice President Matt Cummings Elected 2017-2018 ARTBA Chairman

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FHWA Decision on Highway Safety Equipment Cost Recovery Will Improve Safety & Promote Innovation, ARTBA Says

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ARTBA Takes Legal Action on Maryland Purple Line Transit Project

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What Has Happened with U.S. Bridges in the 10 Years Since the Minneapolis I-35W Bridge Collapse? A New Analysis Provides Some Answers

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State & Local Advocates Share Best Practices for Boosting Transportation Funding at Annual Workshop

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Florida I-595 Corridor Improvements Project & Colorado DOT’s David Spector Honored with National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards

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*MEDIA ADVISORY* Sen. Wyden, Rep. Barletta & Australian Ambassador Joe Hockey Scheduled to Speak July 13 at ARTBA’s 29th Annual P3s in Transportation Conference

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***MEDIA ADVISORY*** State Transportation Funding Champion Legislators & Better Roads Advocates from Six States That Increased Gas Taxes in 2017 on Tap for July 12 National Workshop on Capitol Hill

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IRTBA, Members of Industry to Testify on the Illinois House Floor Regarding Impact of Transportation Construction Project Shutdown

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Federal Airport Construction Program Funding Only Meeting 50% of Identified Needs, New Analysis Finds

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ARTBA Foundation Announces Financial Assistance to 11 Children of Fallen Highway Workers

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Federal Highway Administration Backtracks on Obama-Era “Greenhouse Gas” Tracking Measure

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Next Generation of Transportation Construction Industry Leaders Press Members of Congress on Highway Trust Fund Fix

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Tennessee Contractor Steve Wright Receives ARTBA’s Highest Honor

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HNTB Executive Paul Yarossi named ARTBA Foundation Chairman

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Gardner Asphalt Supply LLC & Florida Transportation Builders’ Association Member Companies Overall Winner of 2017 ARTBA Foundation’s “Helping Hand” Awards

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National Asphalt Pavement Association Endorses Transportation Project Safety Certification Program

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Congressional Leaders to Discuss Highway Trust Fund Fix & Infrastructure Package May 17 at Transportation Construction Coalition Fly-in

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ARTBA to Host 4th National Workshop for State & Local Transportation Advocates July 12 in Washington, D.C.

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Four More States Set to Increase Gas Taxes to Support New Transportation Investments; New Analysis Shows Little Political Fallout

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“Waters of the United States” Rule Fundamentally Flawed, ARTBA Tells Senate Committee

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“Drivers, Work Zone Safety Is in Your Hands,” ARTBA Foundation Says

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Major Economic & Job Creation Boost Expected from Kansas Highway & Bridge Infrastructure Increase

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ARTBA Foundation Announces Latest Group to Earn Transportation Project Safety Certification

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ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane Statement on President Trump’s Address to Congress

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Trump Executive Order on Waters of the U.S. Rule Beneficial to Transportation Permitting Process, ARTBA Says

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ARTBA Urges House Committee to Reform Clean Air Act Standards

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Endangered Species Act Needs Targeted Reforms, ARTBA Tells Senate Panel

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Nearly 56,000 American Bridges on Structurally Deficient List, New Analysis of Federal Data Shows

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Decision to Exempt Nationwide Permit Program to Help Speed Delivery of Transportation Projects

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55 Industry Professionals Earn “Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™” Designation

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ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane Statement on Senate Democrats Infrastructure Proposal

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ARTBA Foundation Seeking Nominees for May 2017 Industry Leader Development Program

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ARTBA Foundation’s “Helping Hand” Award Program Recognizes Corporate Citizenship & Charitable Giving

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2017-2018 Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Opportunities Available

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ARTBA Outlines for New Trump Administration Regulatory Reforms to Help Speed Transportation Project Delivery

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Northwestern University Professor Joseph Schofer Honored with ARTBA’s Research & Education Award

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ARTBA 2017 Forecast: Modest Growth in Transportation Construction Market

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ARTBA Foundation Announces 2016 Transportation Development Hall of Fame Honorees

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ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane Statement on Elaine Chao’s Selection as U.S. Secretary of Transportation

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Voters Want Transportation Investment

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ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane Statement on the Election of Donald Trump

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ARTBA December Academies in Chicago and Charlotte Aim to Boost Transportation Project Management Skills

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Four Students Take Top Honors in 6th Annual National Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

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Contractors from Pennsylvania and Texas Receive National Safety Awards

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ARTBA Foundation Rolls Out New Online Learning Tool to Prep for Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™ Exam

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Transportation Infrastructure Leaders Form Commission to Guide New ARTBA Foundation “Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™” Program

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Life Saver: Industry Launches “Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™” Program Through ARTBA Foundation

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ARTBA Announces 2016-17 Officers During National Convention in Tucson

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Caterpillar Chief Doug Oberhelman Receives ARTBA’s Highest Honor

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ARTBA Announces 2016 Division Award Winners

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HNTB and WSP I Parsons Brinckerhoff Executives, RK&K and University of Denver and University of Florida Students Honored with 2016 ARTBA Women Leaders Awards

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Representatives from Most States Gather Near Nation’s Capital for ARTBA Foundation’s Work Zone Conference

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2016 Primary Results Confirm Gas Tax Increase Vote Not Politically Toxic

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FHWA Proposal Breaks With 2012 Transportation Bill Directives

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ARTBA Hosts 28th Annual P3s in Transportation Conference in Nation’s Capital

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Transportation Advocates Highlight Strategies for Advancing Funding at State & Local Level

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Colorado U.S. 36 Express Lanes Project & President of Purdue University Receive National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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ARTBA & ATA Hosting Interstate Highway System 60th Anniversary Lunch & Policy Event June 29 at National Press Club in D.C.

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Emerging Legal & Regulatory Issues Focus of ARTBA’s 8th Annual Transportation Construction Forum

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32 Transportation Construction Executives Graduate From Industry Leader Development Program

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ARTBA Foundation Announces Financial Assistance to 11 Children of Fallen Highway Workers

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WSP I Parsons Brinckerhoff Highway Market Leader Recognized with Annual Bartlett Award for Highway Progress

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HDR Foundation, KCI Technologies, Ranger Construction & Transurban Earn ARTBA “Helping Hand” Awards

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ARTBA Releases 13 Fact Sheets to Help Prevent Transportation Project Fall-Related Death & Injuries; Timing Coincides with “National Safety Stand-Down” Week

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ARTBA Urges FHWA to Allow Federal Highway Funds for Moveable Safety Barriers

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Earth Day 2016: Transportation & the Environment Full of Good News Stories; Permanent Highway Trust Fund Fix Part of the Solution for the Future

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2016 National Work Zone Awareness Week Theme: “Work on Safety. Get Home Safely. Every Day”

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ARTBA Asks Federal Court to Strike Down Controversial OSHA Silica Proposal

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OSHA Silica Proposal Based on Faulty Economic Analysis & Could Actually Increase Risks for Road Construction Workers

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ARTBA to Host 3rd National Workshop for State & Local Transportation Advocates July 13 in Washington, D.C.

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New Look & Expanded Content Powering the National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse Website

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Save the Date: ARTBA to Mark 60th Anniversary of the U.S. Interstate Highway System Start-up at June 29 National Press Club Event

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Nominate Your Firm’s “Rising Stars” for ARTBA’s Industry Leaders Development Program

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New Look & Expanded Content Drive Transportation Investment Advocacy Center™ Website

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ARTBA March 29-30 Academy in New York City Aims to Boost Transportation Project Management Skills

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ARTBA Urges Supreme Court to Hear Contractor’s Claim in Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Case

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Nearly 59,000 U.S. Bridges Still Structurally Deficient, New Analysis Finds

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ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane Statement on President Obama’s FY 2017 Budget

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2016 Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Opportunities Available

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ARTBA Foundation’s “Helping Hand” Award Program Recognizes Corporate Citizenship & Charitable Giving

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ARTBA Safety Training Sees Record Demand in 2015

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ARTBA Tells Congress to Streamline Project Reforms Without Sacrificing Safeguards

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ARTBA President & CEO Statement on Final Congressional Approval of the Surface Transportation Bill

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Expect Modest Growth in 2016 U.S. Transportation Construction Market, ARTBA Forecast Shows

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Transportation Professionals Learn About New Trends and Innovations in Transportation Construction during 5th Annual TransOvation™ Workshop

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“American Strength”: New Book Highlights How U.S. Transportation Infrastructure Made America an Economic & Military Superpower

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2016 Transportation Construction Market Forecast & Outlook for Final Passage of Multi-Year Highway and Transit Bill Reauthorization Focus of Dec. 2 ARTBA Webinar

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ARTBA President & CEO Statement on the Passage of House Transportation Bill

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Transportation Funding Initiatives Win Big on November Ballot

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ARTBA Hosts 4th Annual Local Transportation Management & Safety Virtual Conference November 17

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***MEDIA ADVISORY*** ARTBA Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black Joins IQ2 Debate on Federal Gas Tax Live and Online, Oct. 27, in New York City

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ARTBA Uses “Big Data” to Drive Recess Grassroots Push

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Two Students Take Top Honors in 5th Annual National Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

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Contractors from Virginia, Michigan and Florida Receive National Safety Awards

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ARTBA Foundation Announces 2015 Transportation Development Hall of Fame Honorees

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ARTBA Announces 2015-16 Officers During National Convention in Philadelphia

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Zachry Corporation CEO David S. Zachry Elected 2015-2016 ARTBA Chairman

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Indianapolis Construction Executive Charles Potts Recognized with Annual Bartlett Award for Highway Progress

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University of Florida Professor, Louis Berger Firm & One of its Top Executives, & Two University of Utah Students Honored With 2015 ARTBA Women Leaders Awards

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ARTBA Announces 2015 Division Award Winners

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ARTBA Foundation Recognizes Outstanding Efforts to Improve Safety in Roadway Work Zones

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Statement of ARTBA President T. Peter Ruane on Proposed Local Hiring Mandate in Syracuse, N.Y.

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On September 17 U.S. Constitution Anniversary, ARTBA Says Time for Congress to Take a Cue from Founding Fathers

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As Americans Hit the Road for Labor Day Weekend, New Study Quantifies How Investments in Transportation Projects Impact U.S. Economy

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ARTBA Foundation Releases New Guidance Document to Help Address Temporary Traffic Control Safety on Unpaved Roads

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ARTBA’s 2015 Transportation Officials & Engineers Database Helps Connect You with Federal, State & Local Officials

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Statement Relating to Senate Passage of the DRIVE Act

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House Passes Three-Month Highway & Transit Program Extension

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Senate Six-Year Bill Work Continues Despite Another Extension

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Senate One Step Closer to Passing Six-Year Highway/Transit Bill

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State & Local Transportation Advocates Share Best Practices at 2nd Annual Workshop

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ARTBA Conference Explores “Next Chapter” in Public-Private Partnerships

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ARTBA Hosts Inaugural Meeting of Transportation Investment Advocates Council

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Virginia I-95 Project, Former Florida & Pennsylvania Public Officials Receive National Public-Private Partnership (P3) Awards

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U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx, Sens. Inhofe and Wyden on Tap for ARTBA’s 27th Annual P3 Conference July 16

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ARTBA Joins Lawsuit Challenging New U.S. EPA “Waters of the U.S.” Rule; Says Agency Overreached Authority

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Americans Driving at Record Pace, Federal Report Shows; Findings Evidence of the Need for a Long-Term Transportation Investment Plan, ARTBA Says

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ARTBA Letter to Ways and Means Committee Leadership Uses Government Data to Refute Notion That Gas Tax is No Longer a Reliable Transportation Funding Mechanism

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ARTBA President & CEO Statement on the Senate’s Surface Transportation Proposal

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ARTBA Foundation Launches Free Online Learning Management System to Bolster Roadway Construction Safety Training

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Highway Trust Fund’s Solvency Problems Are Structural & Political, ARTBA Tells House Ways & Means Committee

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ARTBA Statement in Support of Rep. Blumenauer’s Proposal to Increase the Federal Gas Tax

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ARTBA-Supported Ad Campaigns Launched on Multiple Fronts to Push Highway Trust Fund Fix

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ARTBA Statement from Capitol Hill News Event on Federal Transportation Funding

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Pump Shock: Study Finds Surprising Market Impact of Gas Tax Increase

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New EPA Clean Water Act Rule Will Likely Lead to Delays in Transportation Improvement Projects

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Growth in State & Local Transportation Funding Initiatives Focus of July 15 ARTBA Workshop in the Nation’s Capital

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New Publication Highlights Transportation Project Innovation & ROI; Future Work Could Be in Jeopardy if Congress Doesn’t Act on Highway Trust Fund

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ARTBA TV & Print Ad Campaigns Continue to Apply Pressure for Highway Trust Fund Solution

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New Wave of ARTBA-APTA Radio Campaign Focuses on Members of Congress & Their Staffs on D.C. Radio Ad Part of “Infrastructure Week” Activities

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State Analysis Shows Gas Tax Supporters Not Hurt at Ballot Box

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Radio Ad Campaign on Highway Trust Fund Targets Congressional & Tax Committee Leaders

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Are Americans Paying Enough to Support Our National Highway and Transit Network?

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New ARTBA Video Series Focuses on Road Worker Fatalities

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ARTBA Earth Day 2015 Message: Transportation Industry Helping Pave the Way on the Environment

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“Rising Stars” Discuss Highway Trust Fund and other Policy Issues at 20th Annual Young Executive Development Program

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ARTBA Launches Digital Media Campaign Urging Congress to Fix Highway Trust Fund

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Private Firms & Public Agencies Honored with Transportation Project Environmental Excellence Awards

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HNTB is Overall Winner, 3 Other Industry Firms Recognized with ARTBA Foundation “Helping Hand” Awards

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Terex Chief Ron DeFeo Recognized with ARTBA’s Highest Honor

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ARTBA Warns U.S. DOT Pilot Program Could Push Transportation Project Costs Higher and Have Unintended Consequences For Hiring Workers

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No April Fools’ Day Joke: Over 61,000 U.S. Bridges Need Structural Repair, New Analysis of U.S. Department of Transportation Data Finds

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Former Business Journal Reporter Mark Holan Joins ARTBA as Editorial Director

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State DOTs Continue to Pull Back on Transportation Improvements Over Continued Uncertainty Regarding the Federal Highway Trust Fund, ARTBA Says

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ARTBA to Host Workshop for State & Local Transportation Advocates July 15 in the Nation’s Capital

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Emerging Legal & Regulatory Issues Focus of June ARTBA Transportation Construction Forum

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New ARTBA Transportation Investment Advocates Council Connects Allies for Information Sharing on State & Local Legislation and Ballot Initiatives

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TCC Social Media & Advertising Campaign Urges Congressional Action on Highway Trust Fund Fix Before May 31 Deadline

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ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane Reacts to the Passing of Astec Industries Founder Dr. J Don Brock

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ARTBA Proposes Path to Breaking Gridlock on Highway/Transit Funding

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ARTBA to Propose Path to Break Political Gridlock on Highway & Transit Funding Major Policy Proposal Will Be Unveiled in Media Conference Call Briefing Thursday, March 12 at 11:00 a.m. (EDT)

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Iowa State Gas Tax Increase Signed into Law This Week; 12 States Considering Similar Plans, According to a New Report from the Transportation Investment Advocacy Center

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Transportation Investment Advocacy Center Resource Guide Looks at Variable-Rate State Gas Taxes

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Congressional Letter Shows Broad Bipartisan Support for Highway Trust Fund Solution & Timely Passage of a Long-term Transportation Bill, TCC Says

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American Road & Transportation Builders Association Chief Notes 100-Day Milestone Until the Next Possible Highway & Transit Program Shutdown

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Former Reuters Reporter Eileen Houlihan Joins ARTBA as Senior Writer & Editor

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American Road & Transportation Builders Association CEO Reacts to the President’s Budget

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ARTBA Foundation to Host March Roadway Work Zone Safety Conference in Conjunction with World of Asphalt

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Nominate Your Firm’s “Rising Stars” for the Milestone 20th Annual ARTBA Young Executive Development Program

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ARTBA Announces New Assignments for Key Senior Staff

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ARTBA Foundation Seeking Students for 2015-16 Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program

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American Road & Transportation Builders Association CEO Reacts to State of the Union Speech

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Texas A&M University Professor Honored with ARTBA’s Research & Education Award

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ARTBA Foundation’s New Award Program Recognizes Corporate Citizenship & Charitable Giving

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EPA Coal Ash Decision Win for Taxpayers and Environment

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Transportation Professionals Develop Plans for Next Generation Transportation Systems during 4th Annual TransOvation™ Workshop

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ARTBA Forecasts Modest 2015 Growth for U.S. Transportation Infrastructure Market

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Roadside Ditches are not “Waters of the United States,” ARTBA tells EPA, Corps

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Texas Contractor & Michigan “Good Roads” Pioneer Are 2014 Inductees to ARTBA’s Hall of Fame

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Public Transportation Officials Receive Free Education at Dec. 10 Local Transportation Management & Safety Virtual Conference

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Another Big Election Winner: Transportation Funding Initiatives

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Contractors from Virginia, Missouri and Tennessee Receive National Safety Awards

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Big Data & Transportation Infrastructure Converge at ARTBA’s TransOvation™ Workshop

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Two Students Take Top Honors in National Video Contest on America’s Transportation Infrastructure

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ARTBA Announces 2014 Division Award Winners

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ARTBA Announces 2014-15 Officers During National Convention in California

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Ammann & Whitney Chief Nick Ivanoff Elected 2014-2015 ARTBA Chairman

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