ARTBA Outlines Vital Improvements for Wetlands Permitting
Published: Tuesday, 20 March 2012 17:21
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) told the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) that the best way to reduce unnecessary regulatory red-tape on transportation projects is to improve the wetlands permitting process. ARTBA submitted comments to the Corps January 17 in response to a government-wide regulatory review initiated by President Obama in 2011, detailing specific recommendations to make wetlands permitting more efficient.
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ARTBA-Backed Wetlands Case Gets U.S. Supreme Court Hearing
Published: Friday, 10 February 2012 16:41
ARTBA and other stakeholders are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to suspend the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) seemingly automatic presumption of the need for a wetlands permit on all needed infrastructure and residential improvements. The Court heard arguments in Sackett v. U.S. EPA, a case that could fundamentally alter how the agency administers its permitting program.
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