Government Affairs

Update on ACPA Airport Workshop

As reported previously, we will be hosting the annual ACPA Airport Workshop, a three-day training and tech transfer event, from August 28 through 30 at the Marriott Mission Valley in San Diego.   ACPA is finalizing hotel information and the meeting agenda, and expects to be releasing details shortly.

In the mean time, ACPA is reminding members, Chapters/States, and other guests to be sure to “save the dates” for this important event.  This popular workshop has had record attendance the past three years, so please if you are involved in designing, constructing, or rehabbing concrete pavements for commercial and military airports, please reserve the dates.   

Look for updates by “blast” emails and in ACPA TODAY as agenda details and presenters are confirmed.

Save the Dates for ACPA Airport Workshop

ACPA encourages members, Chapters/States, and others to save the date for the annual ACPA Airport Workshop.  The three-day training and tech transfer event will be held August 28 through 30 at the Marriott Mission Valley in San Diego.   

This popular workshop has had record attendance the past three years, so please block the dates on your calendars if you are involved in designing, constructing, or rehabbing concrete pavements for commercial and military airports.   Discussions of the FAA’s P501 and UFGS 32 13 11 are popular topics for the workshop.

Look for updates by “blast” emails and in ACPA TODAY as agenda details and presenters are confirmed.

ACPA to Seek Drivers Hours of Service Exemption

The ACPA Board of Directors approved an effort to seek an exemption from potentially restrictive Drivers Hours of Service (DHOS) regulations. ACPA has assembled a task force to study the issue and act on findings. ACPA has also discussed DHOS regulations with other associations, including AGC and ARTBA.

Cement & Concrete Fly-In Highlights

Be Part of this Discussion!

Whether or not you’re planning to attend the Cement & Concrete Fly-In will be held April 24 and 25 in Washington, DC, ACPA is encouraging members and affiliates to be part of the discussion through social media channels. 

The North American Concrete Alliance is offering a social media tool kit with sample social media posts and other useful information. 

Now is the time to let elected officials know about our priorities, as well as the need for funding and a durable HTF fix.  Be part of the discussion with Congressional offices and other Federal officials!  Also, be sure to follow ACPA and other NACA partners on Twitter, Linked-In, Facebook, and other social media channels!

 

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