Becky Moylan
Becky Moylan

Becky Moylan is passionate about promoting the work of civil engineers and advocating for infrastructure investment. As manager of state public relations, she shares stories of ASCE members’ successes, connects reporters with the 2013 Report Card for America’s Infrastructure, works with members to promote sections and branches, and tracks media coverage of infrastructure in the news. She blogs about what is promising in infrastructure news and shares articles about the areas that need more attention to help readers keep a pulse on the trends.

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Save America's Infrastructure

February 19, 2015

While it might not be as amusing as this, this week U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said that a quality transportation network is important to the future of the nation and he urged...
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Save America's Infrastructure

February 11, 2015

On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate Commerce Transportation subcommittee held a hearing on the role of U.S. ports, titled “Keeping Goods Moving.” Recently, the west coast ports have experienced major...
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Save America's Infrastructure

February 9, 2015

As Congress continues the debate on the best way to #FixTheTrustFund and modernize America’s roads, bridges, and transit, USDOT Sec. Foxx and Transportation & Infrastructure Chairman Bill...
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Save America's Infrastructure

February 5, 2015

Twenty-two years ago ‘I Will Always Love You’ was the top song on the Billboard charts, a loaf of bread cost $0.75, and Unforgiven won the Oscar for Best Picture. A lot has changed since then,...
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Save America's Infrastructure

February 3, 2015

With the frequency of short-term funding and authorization patches for the Highway Trust Fund lately, it may seem that a long-term outlook for our transportation system is not top-of-mind. However,...
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Save America's Infrastructure

January 29, 2015

Among several transportation-related Congressional hearings this week, the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works hosted U.S. DOT Secretary Anthony Foxx, the governors of Alabama and...
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Save America's Infrastructure

Sen. Bernie Sanders (VT-I) thanked ASCE for its continued efforts to raise awareness of America's infrastructure needs.
January 27, 2015

Aging infrastructure, graded at a D+ national GPA, is no secret. In fact, it is the news each and every day. From a water main break that hindered a morning commute in DC, to the potholes that...
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December 23, 2014

With a D+ cumulative grade for our nation’s infrastructure and the federal Highway Trust Funding heading toward a fiscal cliff in May 2015, the great infrastructure innovations happening around the...
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Save America's Infrastructure

November 25, 2014

Whether your amount of air travel rivals that of George Clooney in Up in the Air, or you are a casual flier who takes a plane for an annual vacation, the newly-released data from the U.S. Travel...
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Save America's Infrastructure

November 24, 2014

ASCE Past President Andy Herrmann flew over the “city of bridges” with 60 Minutes’ Steve Kroft to highlight America’s aging bridges in a segment that aired Sunday, Nov. 23. Falling apart:...
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