Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Thomas Bostick
March 16, 2017

U.S. Army Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Thomas Bostick’s career reflects a deep commitment to our nation, a dedication to public service, and a host of accomplishments. He served as the 53rd Chief of Engineers and Commanding…Read More >>

Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) addresses the crowd of ASCE Legislative Fly-In attendees before their visits to Capitol Hill. PHOTO: Rod Lamkey Jr.
March 16, 2017

The new ASCE Infrastructure Report Card got the conversation started last week. This week, ASCE members from around the country took that talk straight to Capitol Hill in Washington as participants in the Society’s annual…Read More >>

Photo: The Solomon Foundation
March 16, 2017

The Greenough Greenway project in Watertown, MA, received the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Envision Bronze award, making it the first project in Massachusetts to earn an Envision sustainable infrastructure award. The $2.4 million project will…Read More >>

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Photo: NYC Environmental Protection
March 16, 2017

New York City’s Sheldon Avenue stormwater management project, on Staten Island, received the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Envision Silver sustainable infrastructure award. This project is the second Envision project awarded in the city overall. Currently…Read More >>

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Photo: Garver USA
March 16, 2017

The Water Source Geothermal project implemented at the Nashville International Airport in Tennessee earned Envision Silver from the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure. In 2010, the Metro Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) was selected as one of…Read More >>

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2017 OPAL Award winner Tony Bartolomeo
March 15, 2017

With his career at a crossroads, Tony Bartolomeo hit the books. Well, one book in particular – What Color Is Your Parachute? by Richard Nelson Bolles. The classic of career planning and self-actualization helped Bartolomeo…Read More >>

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Save America's Infrastructure
March 23, 2017

The White House released its budget blueprint for FY 2018 last week, signaling its priorities to Congress as it ramps up the annual appropriations process. The White House’s budget would increase defense spending by $54 billion and offset that increase with broad cuts elsewhere in discretionary spending. It will be up to House and Senate...

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March 22, 2017

Today Rep. Peter DeFazio (OR-4), the top Democrat on the House’s Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, introduced legislation to raise approximately $500 billion to repair America’s deteriorating roads, bridges, and transit systems. The bill, H.R. 1664 – Investing in America: A Penny for Progress Act, finances the additional investment by authorizing the Treasury Department to issue...

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March 21, 2017

Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives’ Energy & Commerce Committee held hearings focused on infrastructure. Among them were two featuring ASCE members’ testimonies—both focusing on the newly released Infrastructure Report Card. These hearings came as Congress continues to consider how best to improve our nation’s infrastructure, in part because of President Trump’s interest in...

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March 16, 2017

On Thursday, March 16, President Trump released his first proposed budget as president. Often referred to as the “skinny” budget because it is released soon after a President assumes office, the budget proposal included many cuts to infrastructure programs that in the past have been successful. The following statement is from Norma Jean Mattei, President,...

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