Report Shows Flaws In Sustainability Efforts

Though many companies lack the structural framework to enable proper director oversight of sustainability programs, they rarely consult outside expertise, according to a report released by The Conference Board

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Arra Money To Build Fire Stations

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said that more than $11.9 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds will be used for fire station construction grants

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Artba Wants Rail, Highway Funding Separated

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association is calling for a strategic rail plan being prepared by the U.S. Department of Transportation should propose dedicated financing mechanisms outside of the highway trust fund

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Builder Confidence Declines In June

Snapping a string of two consecutive monthly gains, builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes fell back to February levels, before the beginning of the home buyer tax credit-related surge

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Artba'S Ruane Warns Bridge Group Of Funding Peril

If Congress and the president do not act later this year or in early 2011 on passage of a new, multi-year highway and transit authorization bill, hundreds of thousands of U.S. jobs could be lost and states could face at a 50% cut in federal funding, American Road & Transportation Builders Association President and CEO Pete Ruane warned industry executives gathered in Pittsburgh for the International Bridge Conference

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