The 2nd Annual “National Workshop for State & Local Transportation Advocates,” a signature program of the Transportation Investment Advocacy Center™ (TIAC), on July 15 brought together over 100 transportation investment champions from 28 states under one roof to share best practices, playbook secrets and other keys to success in advancing state and local legislative and ballot initiatives that boost transportation infrastructure investment. The workshop featured an interactive session where attendees discussed their own real-world campaign challenges and shared advice on how to overcome them. Additionally, ARTBA Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black provided a comprehensive report on state and local transportation funding trends. Among the other key “Express Learning” sessions:

  • “Protecting State Transportation Funds—A Roundtable Discussion on Successful Lockbox Initiatives in Wisconsin and Maryland”
  • “Indexing Legislation—Lessons Learned from Recent Campaigns in Kentucky, Massachusetts and Rhode Island”
  • “Raising New Revenues—A Roundtable Discussion on Recent Initiatives in Texas and New Hampshire”
  • “Lessons Learned from Missouri’s 2014 Ballot Measure”
  • “Georgia Local Initiatives”
  • Overview of Current U.S. P3 Projects
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Video Presentations Gallery

Welcome Remarks by Bill Toohey

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Transportation Ballot Measures

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Protecting State Transportation Funds Part 1

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Panel of State Legislators

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Indexing Legislation – Lessons Learned Part 2

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Georgia Local Transportation Initiatives

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P3 Projects Across the Nation

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Trends in State & Local Funding

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Dire States

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Protecting State Transportation Funds Part 2

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Indexing Legislation – Lessons Learned Part 1

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Indexing Legislation – Lessons Learned Part 3

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Raising New Revenues

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Closing Remarks

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