Take the message of the Report Card and infrastructure renewal directly to your elected officials
Schedule a Back Home Visit or attend a local Town Hall Meeting or other event with an elected official to raise the issue of infrastructure. See House and Senate schedule links below for upcoming opportunities.
ASCE members and infrastructure advocates can use the following materials to help with requesting and conducting interactions with elected officials:
What issues should you discuss? There are only a few issues Congress is likely to tackle before the November 2014 elections. Fixing the Highway Trust Fund is one of them:
Visit our issue briefing pages to view talking points on issues of importance to civil engineering with your elected officials:
When should I schedule a Back Home Visit?
Congress plans several District Work Periods throughout the year when legislative business in Washington is in recess and most members are at home in their districts/states to visit with constituents and local interests.
ASCE members can take advantage of these opportunities by scheduling a Back Home Visit or attending a local Town Hall meeting with your Representative and Senators during District Work Periods.
View 2014 House Calendar
View 2014 Senate Calendar
Please report any interactions you have with your elected officials using our online feedback form.
Questions? Contact ASCE Government Relations.