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Thank you for your continued support and commitment to ASCE.
Kenneth E. Cox, P.E., G.E.
ASCE San Bernardino and Riverside Counties
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2013 Report Card for America's Infrastructure Produced by the American Society of Civil Engineers The Report Card is an assessment by professional engineers of the nation's status in 16 categories of infrastructure.
Now the 2013 Report Card grades are in, and America’s cumulative GPA for infrastructure rose slightly to a D+. The grades in 2013 ranged from a high of B- for solid waste to a low of D- for inland waterways and levees. Solid waste, drinking water, wastewater, roads, and bridges all saw incremental improvements, and rail jumped from a C- to a C+. No categories saw a decline in grade this year.....
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The Leader Training Committee (LTC) series of 21 Talking Points and accompanying PowerPoint slides on timely and critical Society issues and topics are posted on the Region, Section, and Branch Resource page on the ASCE web site, Click Here.
Shawn Kelley, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE
21 Talking Points