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Auction Time, Message from the Executive Director – Please Consider Coming & Donating

The Arizona Transportation Builders Association is proud to host the Annual Fall Auction Fundraiser scheduled on Saturday, November 5th, 2016, at the Marriott University. The theme this year is “The Space Ball.” The event will feature a silent and live auction with proceeds going to support high school students seeking a college diploma and current […]

Welcome New Member, IronPlanet

IronPlanet® is the leading online marketplace for used heavy equipment. Their sellers achieve more profitable sales through low transaction costs and better price realizations through a global audience of buyers. Their guaranteed inspection reports and exclusive IronClad Assurance® enable buyers to bid with a high degree of confidence.  IronPlanet is backed by Accel Partners, Kleiner […]

Republican Presidential Nominee Donald Trump, Chairman and President, Trump Organization

As the 2016 presidential campaign races toward Election Day, Nov. 8, ARTBA is carefully monitoring the candidates’ positions on transportation policy.  ARTBA is drawing information for this report principally from debate transcripts, public statements, legislative votes, writings and the candidates’ official websites and social media postings from recent years. In addition to the records and […]

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Welcome New Member, Tierra Right of Way

Tierra Right of Way Services, Ltd., was founded in Tucson in 1989.  When they began, we were a local right of way firm, providing acquisition and relocation assistance services to Cities, Counties, and private-sector clients in Arizona.  Over the years, they steadily grew their services and scope to become the nationally recognized firm they are […]

Thanks Ashton

Thanks to the Ashton Company for hosting the ATB Staff on their job site.  The City of Tucson, in conjunction with the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA), is improving Sabino Canyon Road from just south of Tanque Verde Road to Kolb Road.  The improvements include a four-lane roadway with bike lanes and sidewalks extending Sabino Canyon […]

Mandatory Paid Sick Leave; Sneaky Part of Minimum Wage Initiative

Read the initiative.  Many do not know this, but part of the minimum wage initiative includes a mandatory sick leave requirement too.  Mandatory paid sick leave applies to full and part time employees.  And: Unions are exempt; State and federal government employers are exempt; Sick leave travels with the employee even if they are transferred […]