Photo Credit: Nicolas Raymond
April 17, 2015

Congress returned to Washington this week after a two week recess, facing a new level of urgency to Fix the Highway Trust Fund before last summer’s extension ends on May 31. A few members of...
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Metropolitan Transportation Authority of the State of New York
April 10, 2015

Water main breaks, potholes and power outages are all results of underinvestment in infrastructure. Infrastructure is interconnected and greatly impacts our daily lives and national economy. The...
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April 1, 2015

During a recent interview with Politico’s Mike Allen, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx noted that the nation's transportation system is “in a huge ditch.” Yesterday, the U.S....
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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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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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March 20, 2015

With spring approaching and our nation’s roads baring the battle scars of another rough winter, the dialogue surrounding the Highway trust Fund and need for a sustainable transportation solution is...
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March 19, 2015

GOP Budget FY16   This week the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate majorities unveiled their fiscal...
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March 9, 2015

Latest projection of federal Highway Trust Fund solvency from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) On Monday, the...
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March 2, 2015

HBO's Last Week Tonight with John Oliver "proposed" a movie on the importance of infrastructure maintenance. Iowa’s...
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February 20, 2015

  Photo Credit: Frederick Dennstedt A bus tour sharing the message we need to invest in infrastructure to “Grow...
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