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Onondaga County, NY's comprehensive stormwater management plan has aesthetic as well as environmental benefits, including additional trees and permeable-paved bike paths.
November 13, 2014

Shortly after her election in 2007, Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney proposed a bold solution to address the county’s CSO issues: Rather than building more sewage treatment plants to meet the terms of a consent

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Save America's Infrastructure

November 25, 2014

Whether your amount of air travel rivals that of George Clooney in Up in the Air, or you are a casual flier who takes a plane for an annual vacation, the newly-released data from the…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

November 24, 2014

ASCE Past President Andy Herrmann flew over the “city of bridges” with 60 Minutes’ Steve Kroft to highlight America’s aging bridges in a segment that aired Sunday, Nov. 23. Falling apart: America’s neglected infrastructure Herrmann…Read More >>

The Leadership Imperative

November 21, 2014

My earlier post in “The Leadership Imperative” considered the fact that many of the challenges facing civil engineering in the 21st century are “back to the future,” in the sense that today’s civil engineer increasingly…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

November 21, 2014

With holiday travel underway and harsh weather already arriving in some regions, the state of our nation’s highways will become even more apparent as thousands of Americans take to the roads to visit family and…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

November 21, 2014

This Sunday, Nov. 23, ASCE Past President Andrew W. Herrmann, P.E. SECB, F.ASCE, will discuss the state of our nation’s bridges during primetime TV on CBS’ 60 Minutes via a helicopter tour of Pittsburgh. 60…Read More >>

ASCE News

November 20, 2014

There is a growing sense in the engineering community that the conditions to which engineers design are changing. Many significant changes are taking place in the built environment, the environment in which civil engineers work….Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

November 19, 2014

Montana’s Water Pipes Could Stretch From Billings to Miami – Roundtrip Montana has approximately 700 public water systems and over 5,300 miles of water distribution and transmission piping, a longer stretch than driving roundtrip from…Read More >>

ASCE News

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November 17, 2014

If you are a regular visitor to ASCE’s website, you may notice something different – it’s changed! You told us what you want and we listened. We’ve given the site a modern responsive design, making…Read More >>

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The Emerging Engineer

November 15, 2014

So you entered your first job and started your engineering career, now what? Part of a necessary next step in establishing your career is building the foundation for your future. Have you heard the phrase…Read More >>

Save America's Infrastructure

November 14, 2014

With the midterm elections completed and the Congressional lame duck session underway, Americans are looking for a fresh approach to infrastructure investment at the federal level.  ASCE hopes that the new Congress will respond to…Read More >>