Applications Being Accepted for ARTBA Industry Leader Development Program

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association is accepting nominations for its 2019 Industry Leader Development Program (ILDP), a first-of-its-kind “101” introduction to federal and state advocacy for transportation infrastructure market development and protection. It will be held May 13-15 in Washington, DC in conjunction with ARTBA’s annual Federal Issues Program and Transportation Construction Coalition […]

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VTCA Scholarships Now Accepting Applications

VTCA is proud to offer four distinctive scholarship programs. The objectives and eligibility criteria are all different so take a moment to study this year’s scholarship opportunities. Associate Trade and Technical Training Scholarship Program – Available to VTCA member company employees and dependents. This scholarship program is sponsored by the Associate membership of VTCA and […]

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VTCA Contractor Safety Awards

VTCA is seeking submissions from Contractor Members for the VTCA Contractor Safety Awards. VTCA proudly encourages its members to implement and maintain programs providing a safe work environment for their employees as well as the general welfare of the public who travel through their work zones. Through the annual VTCA Transportation Contractor Safety Award Program, […]

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Governor Northam Establishes Executive Leadership Team on Highway Safety

Governor Ralph Northam has issued Executive Directive Two which establishes an Executive Leadership Team on Highway Safety that is charged with reducing the rising number of fatalities on Virginia’s roadways. The team is comprised of representatives from the Virginia Departments of Motor Vehicles, Transportation, Health, Education, and State Police, and is led by the Deputy […]

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I-81 Study Reveals $4.3 Billion in Positive Economic Impact for Region

If $2 billion of crucially needed highway improvements are made to Virginia’s Interstate 81, the surrounding region could benefit from more than $4.3 billion in business output, wages and tax revenues, according to a study released today. Additionally, this investment would support more than 15,000 local jobs across all economic sectors. The Virginia Transportation Construction […]

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ARTBA Names Matt Jeanneret as COO

Matthew J. Jeanneret has been named executive vice president and chief operating officer of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), effective November 1. Jeanneret, who joined ARTBA in 1998 as director of public affairs, has been serving as the association’s deputy chief operating officer since January.  As ARTBA’s senior vice president of communications […]

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2019 Transportation Construction Management Institute Registration Open

Registration is now open for the 2019 TCMI program marking over three decades of training Virginia’s transportation industry’s emerging leaders.  The annual 10-day immersive program focuses on enhancing the skills and knowledge of Virginia’s industry leaders and is unlike any other leadership development program in Virginia.  Offered on Virginia Tech’s campus in Blacksburg, TCMI leads […]

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New State Highway Map Now Available

The newest official state transportation map is fresh off the press!  New for 2018-2020, the map highlights Virginia Tourism’s fiftieth anniversary and features many of Virginia’s naturally-occurring landmarks such as Natural Bridge, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, Luray Caverns, Great Falls, the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, Burkes Garden, and […]

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