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PennDOT eProcurement Access to Change in 2017

Article provided by Michael Sullivan, Hanson Aggregates

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PennDOT has announced that it will be upgrading its eProcurement system and the changes will go live in early 2017. As part of these new upgrades, a new process for accessing the system will be used. Although access for current users will not change for the moment, there are steps that one must take to be able to access the new system in 2017 by NOVEMBER 30, 2016.

EPA Civil Penalties Are Increasing

Article by Josie Gaskey, PACA's Director of Environmental, Safety and Health

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Under a recent Congressional mandate (the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act of 1990, as amended through 2015), the EPA has increased its maximum civil penalties substantially.

PACA PAC Sponsors Reed Event in State College

Article by Peter Vlahos, PACA President

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PACA’s Political Action Committee (PAC) was a sponsor of a fundraising event for House Majority Leader Dave Reed (R-Indiana) in State College on Wednesday evening, October 19. 

The event was hosted by Mike and Melissa Hawbaker of Glenn O. Hawbaker.  Mike is the PACA Immediate Past Chairman, PACA Executive and Board member as well as the Chairman of the Transportation Construction Industries (TCI) PAC.