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

May 11, 2015

While around these parts it’s infrastructure 24/7/365, national Infrastructure Week now in its third year is a great opportunity to highlight the importance of infrastructure to the economy and the...
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Save America's Infrastructure

May 10, 2015

Infrastructure Week is finally upon us. To kick off the week, Vice President Joe Biden and Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx are discussing the economic impact of our country’s...
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Save America's Infrastructure

May 7, 2015

As the deadline to reauthorize the federal surface transportation bill nears, the measure of success for many involved seems to be maintaining the status quo. Last week, leaders in the U.S. House of...
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Save America's Infrastructure

April 30, 2015

In the debate on how to best fix the Highway Trust Fund, often times lawmakers shy away from the most direct funding source: a raise to the federal gas tax. Its last increase was in 1993, and since...
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Save America's Infrastructure

April 21, 2015

Exposing students to a science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) curriculum is an essential part of making sure we are prepared for our future infrastructure needs, as it ensures that the...
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Save America's Infrastructure

12 Mile Road in Farmington Hills is pothole-laden for miles.
April 8, 2015

In Michigan, a common saying is “there are two seasons: winter and road construction.” Rough winters and underinvestment for the past 50 years have led the Great Lakes state to have some of the...
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Save America's Infrastructure

April 2, 2015

To successfully save America’s infrastructure, the U.S. needs strong leaders dedicated to investing in our roads, bridges, water pipes, levees and other infrastructure. Two such lawmakers who...
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Save America's Infrastructure

Congressman Earl Blumenauer with ASCE President Bob Stevens, PhD,PE (Photo Credit: David Hathcox)
March 30, 2015

“Let’s win this for our country,” proclaimed ASCE President Robert D. Stevens, PhD, PE to a room of nearly 200 ASCE members who descended on the nation’s capital to encourage members of...
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Save America's Infrastructure

March 24, 2015

A growing number of states are taking action during their legislative sessions to increase investment in transportation. This trend is in vogue for several reasons. First, many states that have...
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Save America's Infrastructure

March 19, 2015

ASCE Executive Director Tom Smith addressing the group. Infrastructure investment was a key topic on the agenda at the The...
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