January 20, 2012

Ask Your Representative to Cosponsor H.R. 3327, The BUILD Bridges Act!

Expediting the process for delivering local, federal-aid projects is an APWA priority. Show your support for streamlining project delivery. Please send your message today. 

Visit the APWA Legislative Action Center, http://capwiz.com/apwa/home/.  A letter urging your Representative to cosponsor H.R. 3327 is posted and can be sent quickly and easily.  Just click the ‘take action’ button, fill out your contact information and submit the letter. We recommend printing the letter on your letterhead and faxing it if you have the ability to do so.  Otherwise, feel free to use the email option. 

To find out if your Representative is a cosponsor, click here to  view  a brief summary of the bill and a list of the 10 current cosponsors. 
Introduced by Rep. Tom Reed of New York, H.R. 3327 will help expedite completion of local, federal-aid transportation maintenance projects that do not have an adverse impact on the environment, such as bridge preventive maintenance and road resurfacing and rehabilitation, saving local governments money and achieving project benefits more quickly.  

For the full text of H.R. 3327, click here.
Thank you for your support.  If you have questions or need assistance, please contact Tracy Okoroike at APWAAdvocates@apwa.net    or 202-218-6702.