California Asphalt Pavement Association
Representing the asphalt pavement industry in California


Press releases



March 27, 2018 -- Constant Contact, a national e-mail marketing firm, recognizes CalAPA's electronic newsletter, "California Asphalt Insider,"  as an "All Star" for 2017 for utilizing best-practices and proven effectiveness as measured by objective data.

Jan. 25, 2018 -- Joint press release by CalAPA and the National Parks Construction Coalition releasing details of a new study concluding that 16,500 jobs will be created or supported in California by addressing needed infrastructure repairs in our state's National Parks.

July 10, 2017 -- California Department of Transportation press release on Joint Training & Certification Program quoting CalAPA.

April 6, 2017 -- Statement by CalAPA Chairman Mike Herlax on the Legislature's adoption of SB1, a comprehensive transportation investment bill.

Sept. 27, 2016 -- Brandon Milar named Director of Technical Services for CalAPA.

Jan. 28, 2015 -- University of California graduate student awarded International Road Federation fellowship underwritten by CalAPA.

June 25, 2014 -- Noted industry leader Tony Grasso named deputy executive director of CalAPA.


Oct. 25, 2013 -- Caltrans honored as Pavement Pioneer for long-life pavement (Asphalt Pavement Alliance press release).



March 15, 2012 -- CalAPA honored for second straight year with "All Star" award for electronic marketing campaign.


Oct. 24, 2011 -- California asphalt pavement associations unite to create stronger and more effective representation for industry in challenging times



Sept. 12, 2011-- Assembly Speaker Pro Tem Fiona Ma to speak at California Asphalt Pavement Conference Oct. 27 in Sacramento.


June 25, 2009 -- Industry, public agencies turn out to learn about new Caltrans asphalt specifications.


Sept. 10, 2009 -- Caltrans Director Randy Iwasaki to speak at CalAPA "California Asphalt Pavement Forum" Nov. 12 in Sacramento.

CalAPA Newsroom

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For all media inquiries, please contact CalAPA Executive Direcror Russell Snyder at (916) 791-5044 (office) or (925) 548-5409 (mobile)