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In 2015, members furiously worked towards the successful passage of what would become Prop. 7, the last in a series of consecutive constitutional amendment campaigns that would bring stable funding mechanisms to the highway and M/U industries.
In just five short years, our Scholarship Gala rivals the Management Conference as our premier event. In that time, our association raised and incredible $2,989,705 for the program and distributed 107 scholarships to deserving college- and vocation-bound youth that will help bolster our industry in the coming years.
As our industry members adjust their workload to take advantage of the longer summer days, the AGC of Texas is hard at work on their summer schedule, too.
Increased funding for highway construction has caused the Texas Department of Transportation to raise several issues to ensure the money will be put to good use and contracts will be expedited as we address congestion and badly needed repairs.