Legislation introduced today by congressional leaders would extend surface transportation programs under the FAST Act for one year. In the absence of a multi-year reauthorization, ACEC and other industry stakeholders have lobbied lawmakers in support of a one-year extension to provide funding stability to clients before the current programs expire on September 30.
As Congress negotiates an economic relief package, ACEC member action is requested to highlight urgent industry priorities.
ACEC joined an industry coalition of 88 organizations in signing onto letter in support of a one-year extension of the FAST Act transportation programs, which are set to expire on September 30, and supplemental funding for highways and transit agencies to backstop declining revenues.
ACEC is calling on members to contact their Congressional delegations to highlight urgent industry priorities in legislation to support the nation’s economic recovery.
ACEC members across the country are participating in "World's Largest Golf Tournament" to raise funds for ACEC/PAC.