Issue / Resilience

Capitol Hill Events – Week of July 16, 2018

Wednesday, July 18 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on  Economic Development, Public Buildings, and...

Infrastructure Week: Planning for a Resilient Future

May 18, 2018 The Oxford English Dictionary defines resiliency as, “1. The capacity to recover quickly from difficulties;...

Infrastructure Week: Four Themes from the East Coast Kickoff Event

May 18, 2018 The sixth annual Infrastructure Week kicked off in cities across the U.S. on May 14. This year’s lineup featured 110...

Tools for a Smoother Ride: Managing Rail Assets and Leveraging Competition

When: 4:00pm ET, Tuesday, June 5, 2018 Where: Via webinar [embed]https://www.youtube.com/embed/dntXVo7oap0[/embed] Public...

Tax Bill Debate Continues in Senate as Infrastructure Amendments Debated

December 1, 2017 - 5:00 p.m. As of press time (5:00 p.m. on Friday afternoon), official Washington was still waiting for the final...

Guest Op-Ed: Resilient Infrastructure Can Help Us Adapt to a Warmer World

Ed. Note: This op-ed originally appeared in The Progressive on November 13, 2017   President Donald Trump has proclaimed November...

Joint Ocean Commission Initiative Releases Ocean Action Agenda

March 17, 2017 Earlier this month, the Joint Ocean Commission Initiative released its Ocean Action Agenda, an interactive digital...

Democrats Amend 2016 Platform

July 27, 2016 Last week's ETW looked at the transportation policies outlined in the 2016 Republican platform and in a July 1 draft...

The President’s “21st Century Clean Transportation” Plan – Bold and Transformative, or Reminder of a Missed Opportunity?

February 10, 2016 The most prominently hyped part of President Obama’s final budget (at least where transportation and...

Superstorm Sandy: Adaptation and Resilience in the Tolling Industry

BY PATRICK D. JONES Executive Director & CEO, International Bridge, Tunnel & Turnpike Association The International Bridge,...

Three Ideas for Big City Departments of Transportation

The United States is increasingly a metropolitan nation, with more of the population concentrating in urban areas. The largest of these...

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