Assignment of the Subcommittee on Construction

The subcommittee shall prepare, publish, and keep current guide specifications for construction; coordinate the practices of the several Member Departments regarding construction procedures and operate a forum for the exchange of information regarding such procedures; and effect liaison with other operating subcommittees in a concerted effort to reduce construction cost, promote quality in construction, provide coordinated plans and specifications, mitigate traffic impacts, advocate environmental sensitivity in construction, promote safety for both the construction workers and the traveling public, encourage economical electronically supported business practices for construction related programs, and promote the best practices for administering construction contracts with all stakeholders. It shall identify and report to its parent standing committee on any federal regulatory mandates of national concern. Each Member Department shall be entitled to membership thereon.

To ensure consistency and the best thinking of the Association, the subcommittee shall work cooperatively, as appropriate, with other technical subcommittees.