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DOT Publishes Final Revisions to DBE Rule

The U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) October 2 published its revisions to the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program rule, the culmination of a 25-month rulemaking process.  The 58-page document encompasses numerous changes to the way U.S. DOT and state and local transportation agencies will administer the program on federal-aid highway, transit and airport construction projects.  […]

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Students Visist Reeves Construction in Augusta, GA for Fieldtrip

On October 9, 2014, Alan Harrison, Regional Sales Manager, and Tony Yawn, Project Engineer, both of Reeves Construction Company,  led a field trip of 18 homeschooled students from Richmond County, GA., for a tour and lesson about how asphalt is made. The students had a great time making their own asphalt with chocolate Rice Krispy’s, […]

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October 6 thru the 10 is Driver Safely to Work Week!

  Driving is a privilege. A driver’s license gives you a certain level of freedom, but it also gives you an enormous amount of responsibility. When behind the wheel this responsibility comes in many forms: Wearing safety belt Driving sober Focusing on the road Driving defensively Always maintain a safe distance. Use the 3-second rule […]

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Georgia, Local Leaders Discuss New Taxes for Transportation Funding

The Augusta Chronicle By: Meg Mirshak Georgia politicians are searching for a solution to fix the state’s crumbling infrastructure while determining how to avoid double-taxing the Augusta area and two other regions in the state with a special 1-percent transportation tax.   State and local leaders met Tuesday in Augusta to discuss creating another piece […]

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GDOT Seeks Feedback for Future Projects

The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) hopes members of the public will participate in an online survey that will help planners determine the state’s pressing transportation problems and ways to fund potential improvements. GDOT wants feedback not only on trouble spots that cause hand-wringing, gnashing of teeth, and unbearable traffic delays, but is also asking […]

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We Raised $770 For The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

Reeves, Sloan, R.B. Baker and Southeast Emulsions raised $770 to donate to ALS through our  ice bucket challenges that started off with our President, Robert Ponton and our CFO, Raphael Llobregat. Our fearless leaders then challenged other managers within our organization and the challenges continued from there. We had a lot of fun raising the […]

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New Banking Rules Exacerbate Problems Caused by Highway Trust Fund Uncertainty

ARTBA wrote a September 4  letter to Congressional leaders warning that new federal banking rules “will further impede state transportation planning and investments across the nation.” Rules announced last week by the U.S. Federal Reserve, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation will preclude banks from using municipal […]

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Congressman John Barrow Visits the Riverwatch Plant!

The Reeves North Region Riverwatch facility had a visit by Congressman John Barrow who serves on Georgia’s 12th Congessional District and Richard Carbo, Staffer for Barrow, on September 5th.  The Riverwatch plant was the first Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) Plant the Congressman has visited.  Rob Loar, Dallas Suggs, Steve Drake, Jack Trude, Dan Larrabee and […]

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How to Start Fixing Transportation

When will we finally get realistic about our transportation needs on the federal and state levels? Today, two local experts take a crack at putting the diminished Federal Highway Trust Fund and gas tax into perspective. The transit leader says its time to fix the balance between road and transit funding, while Libertarian policy analysts […]

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Challenge for a Cure!

Our President of Reeves Construction, Robert Ponton, and Rob Loar, Division Manager of Sloan Construction Company was challenged by Jeff Smith, Project Superintendent, to complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! In turn, the Reeves Construction Leadership Team has been challenged!!!  Reeves Construction has announced that we will match all $10 donations made by our employees! […]

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