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  • NSSGA Supports the Water Resources Development Act of 2020

    July 29, 2020 CONTACT: Kerry Lynch/ Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1072, klynch@nssga.com NSSGA Supports the Water Resources Development Act of 2020 ALEXANDRIA, VA –The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs Michele Stanley issued the following statement after the House passed H.R. 7575 The Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2020….

    Posted 7/29/20 at 1:38 PM

  • NSSGA Statement on House Passage of Moving Forward Act

    July 1, 2020 CONTACT: Kerry Lynch/ Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1072, klynch@nssga.org NSSGA Statement on House Passage of Moving Forward Act ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association President and CEO Michael Johnson issued the following statement after the House passed a $1.5 trillion infrastructure package, the Moving Forward Act (H.R. 2), by…

    Posted 7/1/20 at 6:02 PM

  • Commitment to Safety at Memphis Stone & Gravel Co.

    By Anne Deere For Memphis Stone & Gravel Co.’s Kenny Wooten and Spencer Higganbothan, working as a family, watching each other’s back and “going home just as you came in” are some of the commitments they make at the workplace to create a strong safety culture. NSSGA met with Kenny and Spencer to discuss their…

    Posted 6/26/20 at 9:43 AM

  • NSSGA Commends Policymakers Supporting State DOT Funding Backstop

    May 12, 2020 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org               NSSGA Commends the 137 Members of Congress Supporting State Departments of Transportation Funding Backstop ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (NSSGA) Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs Michele Stanley today issued the following statement commending Congressmen Bob Gibbs (OH-7) and Conor…

    Posted 5/12/20 at 2:21 PM

  • NSSGA Hires New VP, Meetings & Events

    February 19, 2020 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org                 Jennifer Dugas to Join National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association as Vice President, Meetings & Events ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced the selection of Jennifer Dugas to be its Vice President, Meetings & Events.  Dugas brings over two decades…

    Posted 2/19/20 at 9:27 AM

  • GRIESEMER TO RECEIVE BARRY K. WENDT COMMITMENT AWARD

    February 13, 2020 CONTACT: Chuck Fuqua (703) 526-1095, cfuqua@nssga.org Louis Griesemer to Receive NSSGA’s 2020 Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced Louis Griesemer, former president and board member of Springfield Underground, will receive the 2020 Barry K. Wendt Commitment Award during NSSGA’s Annual…

    Posted 2/13/20 at 11:25 AM

  • House Democrats Unveil Their Infrastructure Principles

    By Nile Elam NSSGA Director, Government Affairs After months of anticipation, Democratic leadership in the House unveiled their infrastructure framework late last week, which included priorities, goals and costs.   Speaker Pelosi announced the initiative in tandem with House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee (T&I) Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR), House Ways & Means Committee (W&M) Chairman Richard…

    Posted 2/4/20 at 9:22 AM

  • Podcast: The ROCKS Act

    The Rebuilding Our Communities by Keeping aggregates Sustainable (ROCKS) Act was introduced in Congress which supports the construction of much-needed public works projects with the access to raw materials necessary to build and revive the roads, bridges and infrastructure projects in our nation’s communities.  Michele Stanley, NSSGA vice president of government & regulatory affairs, and…

    Posted 11/19/19 at 7:54 AM

  • Recognizing Outstanding Operations in Washington, D.C.

    Aggregates operations from around the country are heading to Washington, D.C., this week to advocate for the industry and educate Congress on the many ways that Rocks Build America’s Future. Here are highlights from the first day of the 2019 Legislative & Policy Forum. Recognizing Outstanding Operations in Washington, D.C. NSSGA presented the Awards of…

    Posted 11/18/19 at 4:54 PM

  • Platinum Awards Recognize the Industry’s Best

    Nov. 18, 2019 Contact: Patrick Dunne 703-216-6923, pdunne@nssga.org Alexandria, VA – The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association today announced the recipients of the 2019 Platinum Awards of Community Relations and Environmental Excellence. NSSGA annually presents Gold, Silver and Bronze Awards of Excellence to sand and gravel operations and quarries across the country. The Platinum…

    Posted 11/18/19 at 4:28 PM

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