The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association

7 Ways to Prep for Legislative & Policy Forum

Follow these tips and we’ll take care of the rest. The Legislative & Policy Forum/Fall Board Meeting puts the aggregates industry face-to-face with lawmakers who have direct influence over the issues that impact daily operations. There are seven easy ways to prepare for meetings with members of Congress that only require a few minutes. NSSGA… Read more

Posted 9/22/17 at 2:30 PM

Last Chance! Tell EPA You Support the WOTUS Withdrawal by Sept. 27

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is accepting comments on the withdrawal of the controversial 2015 Waters of the U.S. Rule (WOTUS) until Sept. 27, 2017. If you have not already done so, please tell EPA that you support the removal of a rule that would have allowed the federal government to regulate dry streambeds… Read more

Posted 9/21/17 at 3:15 PM

Someone’s Living the Suite Life in D.C.

Joe Carnahan, general manager at Luck Companies, will live the “suite life” during NSSGA’s Legislative & Policy Forum/Fall Board Meeting, Sept. 24-28, in Washington, D.C. Carnahan, a member of the Young Leaders Steering Committee, was drawn at random for an upgrade to a suite at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill for his stay… Read more

Posted 9/18/17 at 9:00 AM

Congress in the Quarries

Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, chairman of the House Rules Committee, visited Martin Marietta’s Southwest, Cement and Southwest Ready Mix divisional headquarters office in Dallas, Texas on Aug. 23. “We appreciated that the congressman took time out of his very busy August recess to visit our divisional offices,” said David Perkins, vice president of environmental, government… Read more

Posted 9/16/17 at 12:00 PM

A Chance to Reform Taxes and Highway Funding

The chairman of the House committee tasked with overhauling the nation’s tax code said that he was open to including sustained infrastructure funding as part of a tax reform package. “Infrastructure’s sort of the satellite that continues to circle tax reform,” House Ways and Means Committee Chair Kevin Brady, R-Texas, told Politico on Thursday, Sept…. Read more

Posted 9/14/17 at 4:43 PM

Recognizing Outstanding Environmental Stewardship and Leadership

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 14, 2017 – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced the recipients of the 2017 Environmental Excellence, Stars of Excellence and the Environmental Leadership Awards. “I am proud to congratulate these award recipients, as they continue to make an outstanding difference in our industry by fostering environmental stewardship and… Read more

Posted 9/14/17 at 12:30 PM

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The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association is the leading voice and advocate for the aggregates industry. We advance public policies that protect and expand the safe, environmentally responsible use of aggregates that build America’s infrastructure and economy.

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