The FHWA Mobile Concrete Technology Center is coming to Lincoln and will be part of an open house with active testing of samples from a Nebraska paving project. Join us at the Nebraska Transportation Center on July 20. Continue reading…More details at: https://go.unl.edu/fhwa_mctc
Local Public Agencies and Nebraska DOT personnel are invited to the first Nebraska Transportation Summit to be held August 23 in Kearney. Continue reading…More details at: https://go.unl.edu/transportationsummit
NE LTAP is looking for hosts for welding workshops this fall! If you are interested, contact Phyllis at email@example.com.
Mitch shares some great opportunities to collaborate in seeking federal grant funds, many of which have preference for rural areas in this month's memo. Continue reading…
U.S. Department of Transportation Announces Technical Assistance Grants for Transportation Projects in Rural and Tribal Communities
The US DOT has announced the Rural and Tribal Assistance Pilot Program - a grant available for planning or implementation projects in rural and tribal areas with no match required. Continue reading…More details at: https://www.transportation.gov/buildamerica/RuralandTribalGrants
Have you been asked to help with a youth summer program? Or, do you have kids at home from school this summer that need to exercise their brains? Discover Engineering is launching a Summer of STEM program July 10 with activities for elementary and middle level students.More details at: https://discovere.org/stem-activities/summer-of-stem-23/
Join road professionals from Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, and Kansas for the annual MINK Conference in St. Joseph, MO on September 13-14. The agenda is coming together with sessions on current topics like dust control, equipment tracking, and CDL training.
Plan now to attend the 38th Annual North Central Regional Local Roads Conference in Sioux Falls, SD on October 23-25. Each year this conference provides an opportunity to learn and share ideas about building and maintaining safe, local roadways. The conference will showcase approximately 80 vendors.
Grant Opportunity: Promoting Resilient Operations for Transformative, Efficient, and Cost-Saving Transportation
The Promoting Resilient Operations for Transformative, Efficient, and Cost-Saving Transportation (PROTECT) Formula Program focuses on making surface transportation facilities more resilient to natural hazards. Continue reading…More details at: https://go.unl.edu/bil_protect
With the passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL), the opportunities to access federal funds for those big projects that have been in the idea or planning stage to become realities have increased substantially. But, applying for a federal grant is an intense process. Continue reading…