Do you want to get involved in government affairs? Below are resources to help you get involved.
The following resources are available to all ASCE members through the Key Contact Program
- Learn about legislation affecting the profession of civil engineering and write to your elected leaders at the state and federal levels through the Click & Connect with Congress advocacy website.
- Receive the weekly This Week in Washington e-newsletter that provides you with the latest developments affecting civil engineering in Washington and the state capitals.
- Tips on arranging a "Back Home Visit" with your elected leader(s) in a district office close to your home or work.
Social media platforms related to advocacy include:
Our Failing Infrastructure Blog
LinkedIn or search "American Society of Civil Engineers"
Other Resources and Way to Get Involved:
State Public Affairs Grants (SPAG) Program: The SPAG program is a resource to help ASCE Sections undertake public relations and government relations projects at the grassroots level with grant money from ASCE.
Regional Report Card Guide: Is your Section interested in producing a Regional Report Card grading your local infrastructure? This ASCE guides shows you how to grade your community’s infrastructure.