Data and transparency are two of the critical tools to gain and retain support for ongoing transportation investment explored in a recent ARTBA-TIAC webinar.
A recording of “Campaign Strategies & Successes: Maintaining Energy Towards Ongoing Transportation Funding Wins” is available for free in ARTBA’s On-Demand Learning service.
- Kris Peterson, director of project development with the Utah Department of Transportation, share how the state maintained positive attitudes towards transportation and passed multiple bills to address long-term transportation investment.
- Lance Binoniemi, vice president of government affairs with the Michigan Infrastructure & Transportation Association, discuss the state’s growing investment needs and how the issue become a crucial component of the new governor’s platform.
- Seth Millican, executive director of the Georgia Transportation Alliance, review the five major components of successful 2015 legislation, how advocates returned to improve it in 2018, and how to achieve wins with local ballot measures.
Establishing relationships with legislators, officials, and the public are key steps all three speakers address in the 60-minute recording.