Senate Chair Provides Encouragement At #LIFT4MD Hearing

MACo Associate Director Barbara Zektick joined several local elected officials, public works officials and county engineers in support of its initiative bill, Senate Bill 586, Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland in the Senate Budget and Taxation Committee. At the conclusion of the hearing, regarding restoration of highway user revenues, Chair Edward Kasemeyer provided encouragement. He stated … Continue reading Senate Chair Provides Encouragement At #LIFT4MD Hearing

Infrastructure Matters. Call for a #LIFT4MD & Tweet Today!

Our local infrastructure needs a LIFT4MD – a Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland. Today, Tuesday, March 7, join MACo and fellow stakeholders in making the call for a #LIFT4MD. Help us get meaningful local infrastructure funding in the State budget, restored highway user revenues, and an honest assessment of the state of all our … Continue reading Infrastructure Matters. Call for a #LIFT4MD & Tweet Today!

Prince George’s Officials: #LIFT4MD “Desperately Needed”

This legislative session, Prince George’s leadership is focused on  infrastructure needs and wants a Local Infrastructure Fast Track (#LIFT4MD), writes The Prince George’s Sentinel.  The article shares a few of the more than 350 tweets posted through MACo’s hashtag campaign advocating for reinvestment in local bridges, roads and other infrastructure, noting that “Prince George’s County Executive … Continue reading Prince George’s Officials: #LIFT4MD “Desperately Needed”

Infrastructure Matters. Give A #LIFT4MD & Tweet Today!

Our local infrastructure needs a LIFT4MD – a Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland. Today, Tuesday, December 13, join MACo and fellow stakeholders in making the call for a #LIFT4MD. Help us get meaningful local infrastructure funding in the State budget, restored highway user revenues, and an honest assessment of the state of all our infrastructure … Continue reading Infrastructure Matters. Give A #LIFT4MD & Tweet Today!

County Officials Advocate For A #LIFT4MD at #MACoCon

On Thursday, December 8 at 10:30 am, MACo Winter Conference attendees focused on the importance of local infrastructure investment at the general session, #LIFT4MD: Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland.” The Honorable Jerry Walker, Council Member, Anne Arundel County introduced the session by making a push for interested stakeholders to advocate for local infrastructure investment by … Continue reading County Officials Advocate For A #LIFT4MD at #MACoCon

Help Lift Local Infrastructure – Tweet On 12/13 #LIFT4MD

Our local infrastructure needs a LIFT – a Local Infrastructure Fast Track. On Tuesday, December 13, join MACo and fellow stakeholders in making the call for a #LIFT4MD. Help us get meaningful local infrastructure funding in the State budget, restored highway user revenues, and an honest assessment of the state of all our infrastructure – from wires … Continue reading Help Lift Local Infrastructure – Tweet On 12/13 #LIFT4MD

Will Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Provide A #LIFT4MD?

Will President-elect Donald Trump’s professed commitment to infrastructure investment provide a Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland, and help Maryland’s roads, bridges, rails and pipes? Trump’s vision for infrastructure investment, according to his website, would: Transform America’s crumbling infrastructure into a golden opportunity for accelerated economic growth and more rapid productivity gains with a deficit-neutral … Continue reading Will Trump’s Infrastructure Plan Provide A #LIFT4MD?

#LIFT4MD: Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland @ #MACoCon

Everyone who lives, works, shops, moves and breathes in Maryland depends upon its infrastructure. Re-investing in infrastructure – a call being heard at every level of government – is good for Maryland jobs, business attractiveness, and quality of life across the state. Every few years, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)’s Report Card for America’s Infrastructure … Continue reading #LIFT4MD: Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland @ #MACoCon

Making the 2018 Session Successful For Counties at #MACoCon

Conclude the 2017 MACo Winter Conference with an introduction to MACo’s 2018 Legislative Initiatives, provide your input on managing these issues, and learn what you can do to help the county community achieve these important goals. Session 2018: Path to Success Description MACo’s success in Annapolis depends on contact at every level. Roll up your … Continue reading Making the 2018 Session Successful For Counties at #MACoCon

Time for a Local Infrastructure Fast Track

Each year MACo adopts a slate of four top legislative initiatives, and this year, MACo reprises its request for wise investment in local infrastructure. Local Infrastructure Fast Track for Maryland (#LIFT4MD) Investing in infrastructure – a call addressed to every level of government – improves safety, economic development, and quality of life. Nonetheless, funding for … Continue reading Time for a Local Infrastructure Fast Track