A crew with Lehman-Roberts Company works on Highway 278 in Lafayette County, Mississippi. The project received federal funds, and highlights that transportation improvements are a shared responsibility in America. (Photo courtesy of Roger Hickam)

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Blog | March 30, 2019
Delaying the Rebuilding of Our Infrastructure Impacts American Progress

Investing in America’s aging transportation infrastructure is a perennial concern. The public, labor sector, and business community are all affected by traffic congestion, safety concerns, regional problems, and worn roads and bridges.

Blog | May 23, 2019
Political Drama in D.C. Not an Excuse for Ignoring Infrastructure

Safe and modern infrastructure and renewed federal investment in America’s transportation system continue to be a focus for the business and labor sectors but, increasingly, for the public and regional media as well.

Blog | July 21, 2020
States’ Transportation Revenues Hit By COVID-19: Mississippi Asphalt Company Says Long-Term Federal Funding A Must

Federal leaders are discussing and wrangling over federal infrastructure investment. But in places such as Mississippi, a lack of sustainable funding directly impacts businesses and communities facing ongoing transportation challenges.