January 24, 2020
  • 2:34 pm Committee Leadership Comes into Focus for 116th Congress
  • 2:22 pm Interstate System Report Calls for More Funding, Tolling, VMT Fees, and Cybersecurity
  • 2:15 pm In Memoriam: President George H. W. Bush, ISTEA, and Transportation
  • 1:56 pm Growth Projected for Transportation Projects, but Costs a Challenge
  • 1:35 pm FAA Reshuffles Executives, Plans Drone Identification Rulemaking in Spring 2019
  • 1:28 pm Predictive Technology Helps Reduce Crashes on I-15 Corridor in Las Vegas
  • 1:14 pm Video Report: MoDOT Produces Multi-Lingual Safety Message
  • 1:11 pm PennDOT Nears Completion of Rapid Bridge Replacement Project
  • 1:08 pm Infrastructure Grants Awarded to “Smaller” South Dakota Communities
  • 7:09 am House T&I Committee Criticizes FCC Effort to Open Up 5.9 GHz Spectrum
  • 12:29 pm USDOT Stresses Need to Reserve 5.9 GHz Channel at TRB
  • 12:27 pm USDOT’s Chao Highlights New Vehicle Safety Initiatives at TRB
  • 12:19 pm State DOTs Renew Focus on Ways to Reduce Traffic Fatalities
  • 12:13 pm State DOT Roundtable Highlights Asset Management Needs

In 2019, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials released fourteen (14) new and revised publications, as well several interim revisions, across multiple publication categories. The video below provides an overview of those releases: In the Bridges & Structures category, AASHTO released seven (7) publications: Manual for Bridge Element Inspection, 2nd Edition (Item […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials is looking to hire a director of technology and digital strategy as well as a business operations coordinator; both will be full-time positions located at the organization’s Washington, D.C., headquarters. The director of technology and digital strategy will: serve as AASHTO’s chief information officer; serve as […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials is one of several organizations helping sponsor the third annual “Careers in Motion” Networking Fair at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) annual meeting in Washington D.C on January 12 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. The networking fair provides TRB attendees the opportunity to meet and […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials Center for Environmental Excellence will hold a webinar on data and environmental justice analysis on Monday, January 27, at 3:00 PM eastern standard time. [Above photo by the Virginia DOT.] This webinar will review AASHTO’s Census Transportation Planning Products Program, which is a state department of […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials Environmental Technical Assistance Program or ETAP is seeking a freelance writer to develop, research, and write three to five weekly stories – each roughly 300 to 500 words in length – related to transportation and the environment for the weekly ETAP newsletter.   Additionally, AASHTO’s National […]

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The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials, an equal opportunity employer, is currently seeking to fill two positions within its policy and government relations division; both located at the organization’s Washington, D.C., headquarters. Further details regarding the associate program manager for multimodal transportation and associate program manager for planning and performance management positions […]

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The National Operations Center of Excellence (NOCoE) along with the U.S. Department of Transportation, and the Intelligent Transportation Society of America will jointly host the third annual Transportation Technology Tournament from February to August 2020. [Left to right in photo above: NOCoE’s Patrick Son; The 2019 TTT winning Michigan team members Alex Sundt, Yan Zhao, and […]

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Margaret Anderson Kelliher (above at right), commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Transportation, and Toks Omishakin (above at left), director of the California Department of Transportation, have been appointed to chair two separate American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials committees. Both will serve two-year terms. Anderson Kelliher will serve as chair of the […]

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The state of Iowa is officially seeking candidates to serve as director of the Iowa Department of Transportation – a position appointed by and reporting to the Governor and subject to confirmation by the Iowa State Senate. A full description of the position requirements is listed on the American Association of State Highway and Transportation […]

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When you talk about maintaining mobility during inclement weather, one group of folks that can make it or break it for the state departments of transportation maintenance crews are weather forecasters. [Above photo by the Arizona Department of Transportation.] For that reason, the most recent Snow and Ice Pooled Fund Cooperative Program or “SICOP” podcast […]

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