Sustainable Infrastructure, ASCE Grand Challenge, and Raise the Bar
Propose practical solutions to maintain & modernize our nation’s deteriorating infrastructure
Embrace and encourage civil engineers’ role as contributors to a sustainable world
Increase education requirements for engineering licensure to better protect the public in the future
We need your help to get Congress and state legislatures to take action on the things that matter most to civil engineers.
Arizona: Oppose the Deregulation of Professional Licensing Now!
Maryland: Ensure Documents are Sealed by Professional Engineers
Nebraska: Establish a Nebraska Infrastructure Bank
While the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act provided five years of certain funding for roads, bridges, and transit, it didn't address the long-term solvency of the Highway Trust Fund. Tell Congress you want to see a long-term solution to fund our nation's transportation needs. Take action with ASCE at
America's Infrastructure Report Card is out!
Find out the grades and how you can help
According to the Chicago Tribune, Americans spent about $15 billion in fares on public transit in 2014. Public transit use has been steadily growing over the past few decades, with ridership increasing by nearly 39 percent since 1995. Yet, according to a recent article in Forbes, more and more people are losing confidence in public...
The Government Accountability Office (GAO) published a new report surveying the progress the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) have made carrying out the National Levee Safety Program. The conclusion: the Agencies “have made little progress in implementing key national levee-safety-related activities required in the Water Resources Reform and Development...
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