By John Schneidawind, vice president of public affairs, ARTBA State transportation department leaders say the coronavirus pandemic has left them facing an estimated $50 billion shortfall in funding for roads, bridges, and other infrastructure. ARTBA Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black is quoted in a July 10 Washington Post story about how this is causing project delays. See the ...
By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA Both major party presidential candidates are ramping up infrastructure rhetoric and making transportation a hot topic as the November election draws closer. President Donald Trump July 15 is scheduled to announce his administration’s final rule revisions for the National Environmental Protection Act. It is expected to ...