The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018 made available $1.5 billion for National Infrastructure Investments, otherwise known as BUILD Transportation Discretionary grants, through September 30, 2020. For this round of BUILD Transportation grants, the maximum grant award is $25 million, and no more than $150 million can be awarded to a single State, as specified in the FY 2018 Appropriations Act. At least 30 percent of funds must be awarded to projects located in rural areas.
New BUILD Program Replaces Tiger Grants. Cick here or open link to learn more: http://www.naco.org/articles/new-build-program-replaces-tiger-grants
Mason-Dixon Poling & Strategy April 2018 Mississippi Poll: Mississippians wants Legislative Action on Roads & Bridges. Open the following link to view poll results: https://gallery.mailchimp.com/0935e098f8627c296879133fa/files/09011b78-d... or Click here for PDF
The agenda for the 2018 Mid-Winter Legislative Conference, Jan. 8-10 at the Jackson Convention Complex, has been posted. Click here for the Agenda, or go to the event page for full conference news.
We look forward to seeing each of you next week!
The MAS 2018 Mid-Winter Legislative Conference is just a few weeks away! Click HERE to visit the event page for a newly released, updated Agenda. For those of you still needing hotel rooms, we have just added an overflow block with the Hampton Inn & Suites on Greymont Avenue.
Don't forget to register for the 2018 Mid-Winter Legislative Conference, Jan. 8-10, 2018.
We're moving to the Jackson Convention Center!
Join us at this exciting new venue for a full schedule of speakers, all-new Vendor Meet & Greet sessions, visit at the State Capitol and more.
The MAS Minority Caucus is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2018 MAS/MC Scholarship. Click here for more information and scholarship form.