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Obama proposes $10-per-barrel tax on oil production to fund green infrastructure

Obama proposes $10-per-barrel tax on oil production to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 04, 2016

President Barack Obama is aiming to implement more measures to combat climate change, and this time he's eyeing oil companies to foot the bill. The ...

Democratic presidential candidates call for increased highway funding

Democratic presidential candidates call for increased...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 20, 2016

During Sunday's Democratic presidential debate in Charleston, South Carolina, Sunday night, all three candidates vowed that transportation funding would be one of ...

AED: Highway bill to stimulate more than $13 billion in heavy equipment sales

AED: Highway bill to stimulate more than $13 billion in...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 11, 2015

The newly passed FAST Act that pumps $305 billion into transportation over the next year isn't just good for the ...

States praise Congress for passing long-term highway bill

States praise Congress for passing long-term highway...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 10, 2015

When Congress passed the first national long-term highway bill in a decade last week, it was a huge relief to ...

Obama signs 5-year highway bill into law

Obama signs 5-year highway bill into law

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 04, 2015

For the first time in a decade the United States has long-term transportation funding as both the House of Representatives and ...

White House says Obama will sign highway bill; House set to vote today

White House says Obama will sign highway bill; House...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 03, 2015

President Barack Obama will sign Congress' new $305 billion transportation bill into law should it pass both the House of ...

House and Senate unveil 5-year, $305 billion highway bill

House and Senate unveil 5-year, $305 billion highway...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 02, 2015

Members of the United States House of Representatives and the Senate were able to reach an agreement on a unified ...

Hillary Clinton rolls out $275 billion infrastructure plan at launch of construction coalition

Hillary Clinton rolls out $275 billion infrastructure...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 01, 2015

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton rolled out a massive $275 billion infrastructure at the launch of her campaign's new "Hard ...

Truckers worried Hudson River bridge project will drive up fees

Truckers worried Hudson River bridge project will drive...

Posted by David Hollis on Sep 25, 2014

New York State’s leading trucking organization is questioning how a new bridge over the Hudson River will be financed, suggesting ...

Nick Ivanoff elected 2014-2015 ARTBA Chairman

Nick Ivanoff elected 2014-2015 ARTBA Chairman

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 16, 2014

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has elected Nick Ivanoff, president & CEO of Ammann & Whitney, as ...

H.R. Green’s Larry Stevens elected as 2014-2015 APWA president

H.R. Green’s Larry Stevens elected as 2014-2015 APWA...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Aug 28, 2014

The nearly 29,000 American Public Works Association (APWA) members elected Larry Stevens, P.E., PWLF, as its 2014-2015 president during the ...

Vermeer names third-generation family member Jason Andringa incoming president, CEO

Vermeer names third-generation family member Jason...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Aug 27, 2014

Vermeer Corporation has named Jason Andringa incoming president and CEO, taking over the position from his mother, Mary Vermeer Andringa, ...

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