MDOT is Hosting A Metro Region Meeting and Networking Session

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), will be hosting the “Metro Region Meeting and Networking Session.” Attendees will hear about upcoming construction industry contracting opportunities within the Metro and surrounding counties for FY 2020 from MDOT. Also invited are local and municipal government agencies and other construction projects planned for 2020. Who should attend? Construction, […]

Michigan Work Zone Safety Task Force Perception Survey Results Now Available!

In late 2018, industry leaders from Michigan construction companies, the Michigan Department of Transportation, and engineering firms teamed up to establish the Work Zone Safety Task Force (WZSTF). Aimed at improving work zone safety and reducing the number of injuries and deaths across the state, the task force is comprised of seven Action Teams. Each […]

MDOT RFQ: ITS RWIS Design Build Project, Bay & Metro Regions

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), Bay Region and Metro Region, are requesting Statements of Qualifications (“SOQs”) from entities (“Submitters”) interested in submitting proposals for designing, installing, and integrating into the existing ITS system control software 20 to 30 full or partial Environmental Sensor Stations (ESS) across the Bay and Metro Regions (the “Project”). Responses […]

Lance Binoniemi Named Top Lobbyist

Congratulations to Lance Binoniemi, MITA’s vice president of government affairs, for being named one of the top lobbyists in Lansing by Michigan Information & Research Service (MIRS). Binoniemi has been at the forefront of MITA’s lobbying efforts for increased infrastructure funding since he joined the association in 2011. As vice president of government affairs, Lance […]

Michigan lawmakers have ‘window of opportunity’ to tackle road funding this year, business leaders say

Mlive May 28, 2019   Now that lawmakers have reached a deal on auto insurance, it’s time for them to get cracking on a road funding solution, Michigan business and local government leaders said Tuesday. During a Tuesday morning press conference, Michigan Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Rich Studley, Michigan Municipal League CEO and […]