Ready To Move Forward

by Laurie A. Shuster, Editor in Chief; ASCE, ASCE World Headquarters, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston, VA,

Serial Information: Civil Engineering—ASCE, 2017, Vol. 87, Issue 3, Pg. 50-55

Document Type: Feature article

Abstract: ASCE’s 2017 Infrastructure Report Card has been released, with mixed results. The overall grade for the nation’s civil infrastructure has remained the same since the last report card, in 2013—a dismal D+—but the grades in certain categories have improved. More important, experts say that voters and their representatives at all levels of government finally acknowledge that investments in infrastructure must be made now to keep America competitive in a global economy.

Subject Headings: Infrastructure | Professional societies | Government | Investments

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