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Fulton County Highway Department Loses $277K in CHIPS Due to COVID-19

The Fulton County Highways and Facilities Department’s 2020 operating budget has been hit with a $277,266 reduction in CHIPS funding due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Department Superintendent Mark Yost requested a budget amendment, but expressed some optimism recently to the Board of Supervisors’ Public Works Committee. Read More >>

Jefferson County Council Pledges Funds to Match Bridge Grant Application

Jefferson County Council on Tuesday pledged almost $400,000 in county road funds to match up to $1.5 million in federal dollars in the event that the county’s application for a bridge replacement grant is funded in 2021. Read More >>


National News

Biden's Infrastructure Team Sets Focus on Resiliency, Rail, Transit

President-elect Joe Biden's infrastructure policy will focus on investments in railways, technology upgrades, and resiliency as the former vice president and longtime senator will seek to deliver where Donald Trump did not. Read More >>

Smart Concrete Could Pave the Way for High-Tech, Cost-Effective Roads

Every day, Americans travel on roads, bridges and highways without considering the safety or reliability of these structures. Yet much of the transportation infrastructure in the U.S. is outdated, deteriorating and badly in need of repair.

Of the 614,387 bridges in the U.S., for example, 39% are older than their designed lifetimes, while nearly 10% are structurally deficient, meaning they could begin to break down faster or, worse, be vulnerable to catastrophic failure. Read More >>


Virtual Winter Conference

#CountyHwysGoVirtual

The NYSCHSA Annual Winter Conference is a gathering of Superintendents, Commissioners, and their staffs looking for innovative and cost-effective solutions. Whether your objective is to introduce new products or services, strengthen your relationship with existing clients, or prospect for new business, you need to participate in this exclusive event. We host a strong program with educational sessions that will appeal to all Superintendents and Commissioners working to improve their County Highway Departments and services.

The 2021 Virtual Winter Conference consists of two days of virtual education and engagement, the New York State County Highway Superintendents Association will provide an interactive, visually rich, robust learning experience from your computer, tablet, or mobile phone.

Affiliate members will have the opportunity to engage with participants in our virtual exhibit hall as well as attend virtual sessions. The virtual exhibit hall provides several unique opportunities to showcase materials.

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Sponsorship & Exhibitor Opportunities Available

 

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136 Everett Road
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