Category Archives: Legislative News

  • ARTBA Releases Statement Regarding President Trump’s Decision to Impose Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum Imports

    History shows the imposition of tariffs has the potential to increase the price of imported commodities and products. Steel is an important input for transportation construction—for every $1 spent on highway and bridge construction, 10 cents goes toward steel-related materials.

    Schumer, Gillibrand announce $2 million in federal funding for repairs to the Ogdensburg-Prescott Bridge

    Federal Funds Will Be Used To Rehabilitate The Ogdensburg-Prescott International Bridge, Help Stop Deterioration Of 50-Year Old Superstructure Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced $2 million in federal funding for the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority (OBPA). The funds were provided by the U.S. […]

    Governor Wolf Reinforces Commitment to Rural Communities, Local Infrastructure with New Investments

    Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today outlined Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) plans to fix more locally owned bridges and improve more than 1,100 miles of rural and low-volume roadway through multi-year investments included in his budget proposal released last week.

    Transportation Construction Coalition Statement in response to the release of the Problem Solvers Caucus report, Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure

    The Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) released the following statement in response to the Jan. 10 release of the Problem Solvers Caucus report, Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure:

    Pavement Coatings Technology Council Launches “Be Informed. Seal Success.” Education Campaign

    Pavement Coatings Technology Council (PCTC), an organization which provides opportunities for dialogue, education, advancement and improvement of all aspects of the pavement coating industry, has launched its new “Be Informed. Seal Success.” educational campaign.