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September 2014

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Manufacturers Issue Clarion Call for Highway Infrastructure Investment When elected officials look to the private sector as the engine that will drive economic growth and create jobs, they usually have the manufacturing industries in mind. Last week... Read More
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The Transportation Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (TIFIA) has been an important source of credit assistance for some U.S. tolling agencies, helping to get projects built that might not otherwise have been possible. While the program has... Read More
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More than four-fifths of Americans would endorse tolling on existing highways, including existing interstates, according to the latest America THINKS poll, released this week by HNTB Corporation during IBTTA’s 82nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition in... Read More
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Texas Governor Rick Perry (R-TX) and Victor Mendez, Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, were among the luminaries who addressed one thousand attendees at IBTTA's 82nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition this week, Sept. 14-17.... Read More
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The tolling industry is at the table and changing the tone of the conversation about transportation funding and finance, according to a six-minute video released this morning at the beginning of IBTTA’s 82nd “Two years ago, IBTTA saw a critical... Read More
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Maj. Gen. Jim Trogdon, PE, is Vice President of Business Development, Mid-Atlantic at Atkins, and leads the policy and politics track for IBTTA’s 82nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition September 14-17. When Bill Cramer, Communications Director caught up... Read More
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IBTTA Executive Director and CEO Patrick D. Jones had the opportunity to attend the Infrastructure Investment Summit yesterday. The Summit, hosted by the U.S Treasury Department and the U.S. Department of Transportation, sought solutions to the... Read More
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With hundreds of toll industry leaders about to converge on Austin for IBTTA’s 82nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition next week, the latest edition of ITS International profiles the State of Texas as a living laboratory for tolling innovation. “From the... Read More
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When you participate in IBTTA’s Foundation Golf Classic Fundraiser on Saturday September 13, the day before the association’s 82nd Annual Meeting and Exhibition, September 14-17 in Austin, Texas, you will enjoy a well-earned day outdoors while... Read More