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Tina Grady Barbaccia is executive editor of Better Roads and news & digital editor for Aggregates Manager. She has bachelor’s degrees in Journalism and Mass Communication and in Theater Studies from Kent State University and a master’s degree from Northwestern University’s Master of Science in Communication managerial program. Barbaccia is currently national second vice president and a board member of the Construction Writers Association and national treasurer of the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE) and a Chicago board member. She has won numerous national and regional ASBPE Awards as well as being a finalist for the American Business Media’s (ABM) Jesse H. Neal Award in 2007 and recipient of the award in 2011. Her coverage of a program to help children learn about the aggregates industry and pique their interest in geology earned an industry organization a 2005 Littleford Award from ABM.


The future of innovative transportation solutions on the Battleship New Jersey

Sep 02, 2014

The future of innovative transportation solutions on the Battleship New Jersey

It almost seems symbolic that a seminar on innovative solutions that are shaping the future of transportation engineering is taking place on a historic battleship since moving our nation’s infrastructure forward with a lacking of funding has been a real ...

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H.R. Green’s Larry Stevens elected as 2014-2015 APWA president

Aug 28, 2014

H.R. Green’s Larry Stevens elected as 2014-2015 APWA president

The nearly 29,000 American Public Works Association (APWA) members elected Larry Stevens, P.E., PWLF, as its 2014-2015 president during the 2014 APWA International Public Works Congress and Exposition held in August in Toronto. Stevens, project director for Johnston, Iowa,-based HR Green ...

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High school students developing designs to combat tired driving

Aug 25, 2014

High school students developing designs to combat tired driving

Calling all high school students! If you have a knack for art or just like creating artwork, now is the chance to help out a good cause and display your talents. The Illinois Tollway, Blick Art Materials and CBRE, commercial real ...

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How two men avoided travel fees by outsmarting airlines

Aug 19, 2014

How two men avoided travel fees by outsmarting airlines

I had to laugh when I saw this article about how some folks were able to get around the carry-on baggage fees on the airports. I understand reasonable charges, but I think charging a person to carry on his or her ...

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Better Roads receives national bronze, regional gold awards for editorial

Aug 14, 2014

Better Roads receives national bronze, regional gold awards for editorial

ASBPE, formerly the American Society of Business Publication Editors, Better Roads with a National Bronze Award for Editorial/Editor’s Letter and with the Regional Gold Award for the Upper Midwest Region in the same category for a series of editorials in ...

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What you need to know about APWA 2014

Aug 13, 2014

What you need to know about APWA 2014

Nearly 6,000 public works professionals from more than 15 countries are expected to converge in Toronto for the American Public Works Association (APWA) 2014 International Public Works Congress and Exposition, billed as “The Best Show in Public Works.” The Congress, ...

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New Road Products

Aug 06, 2014

New Road Products

By Tina Grady Barbaccia, Editor-at-Large   Text INFO to 205-289-3789 or visit www.betterroads.com/info     Geo-Boy brush cutter comes in wheeled and track options The Geo-Boy Brush Cutter from Jarraff Industries is designed for land clearing and vegetation management. Available in both wheeled and track configurations, the ...

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Santa Ana Freeway (I-5) South Corridor Improvement Project

Aug 06, 2014

Santa Ana Freeway (I-5) South Corridor Improvement Project

A $1.6 billion package of the overall $3.2 billion invested for the freeway and multiple bridges will add nearly 14 miles of carpool lanes to make travel seamless for motorists. By Tina Grady Barbaccia The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is investing ...

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Highway Funding: On the Edge of Disaster?

Aug 06, 2014

Highway Funding:  On the Edge of Disaster?

By Tina Grady Barbaccia, Editor-at-Large, tinabarbaccia@gmail.com   At the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) Mid-Year Meeting in Nashville last month, Walter “Butch” Waidelich Jr., associate administrator for infrastructure at the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), told attendees the Generating Renewal, Opportunity and Work ...

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The Last Word

Aug 06, 2014

The Last Word

The Roadologist Blog For more blogs from Better Roads, visit BetterRoads.com.   Teen flips car in first 50 feet of first driving lesson By Tina Grady Barbaccia My family and friends often tease me about my driving. Some say I drive too fast, and I’ve ...

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APWA 2014: Special Section

Aug 06, 2014

APWA 2014:  Special Section

Learn, earn professional credit, network and see the latest public works products. Compiled by Tina Grady Barbaccia The American Public Works Association (APWA) 2014 International Public Works Congress and Exposition, billed as “The Best Show in Public Works,” will bring attendees more ...

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Sensera Multisense wireless camera controllable from mobile platforms

Aug 05, 2014

Sensera Multisense wireless camera controllable from mobile platforms

Sensera Systems’ MC-30 MultiSense Camera incorporates IP connectivity, cellular and WiFi, high-resolution still and video imaging, data logging and control, 802.15.4 wireless sensor interface, with integrated solar power system for no-wires operation. The web application provided with the MultiSense Cloud Service ...

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