The APWA issued this statement on March 14:
“The American Public Works Association commends the Senate for approving a bipartisan bill that reauthorizes our nation’s roads bridges and public transportation programs at current levels of investment” said APWA Executive Director Peter B. King.
“We applaud the Senate for its work to advance a bill that includes reforms to help expedite the project delivery process so needed transportation projects can be completed more quickly saving money and achieving project benefits sooner. Passage of this bill is a crucial step in completing work on a multi-year surface transportation bill” he said.