As the expression goes, "Keep Austin Weird.” In January of every odd-numbered year, Austin, Texas gets a little weirder for 140 days.

AGC OF TEXAS members often refer to the association as a family. In terms of both the organizational structure and the strength of unity, the metaphor is a good one.

Angela Berry Roberson (Ferrovial/Webber) was presented the Contractor Champion Award by the Texas Department of Transportation, in appreciation for her advocacy on behalf of diversity in the highway industry.

2019 has maintained the Chapter’s considerable support among the membership for area meetings and PAC events.

The first quarterly TxDOT/AGC Joint Committee meeting on February 11 drew a crowd that packed the Chapter boardroom. TxDOT Administration and contractor members reviewed the construction and maintenance programs for the state. Contractor members thanked the department for their work in these lettings.

2018 AGC President Chad Clark presents a gavel to 2019 AGC of Texas President Trey Pebley to launch the new year at the membership luncheon Monday (Jan.7) at the Austin Hyatt Regency.

Johnny Weisman appeared surprised and momentarily “speechless" Tuesday night (Dec. 4) after receiving the Chapter's Pete Gilvin Award to honor his long history of support for the highway construction industry.

AGC of Texas President Chad Clark congratulates Johnny Weisman (Hunter Industries) Tuesday night (Dec. 4) after the longtime industry leader recieved the Pete Gilvin Award.

Johnny Weisman with wife, Anne, and daughter, Elizabeth Weisman Zwak after Johnny was presented the Pete Gilvin Award for outstanding  service to the construction industry - to the AGC of America and to the AGC of Texas. AGC of Texas members recognized Johnny Weisman Tuesday night (Dec. 4) during the chapter's annual Christmas Party. The founder of Hunter Industries became the sixth recipient of the special award. He follows Pete Gilvin (1994); Bruce Cloud Sr. (1997); James Doug Pitcock (2001); Phil Becker (2001); and J.D. "Jim" Abrams (2004). (AGC of Texas photo)

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