Membership Benefits

Provided Resources

Advocacy Campaigns

Grassroots efforts (meetings with Illinois Legislators, testimony at various hearings)

Web-based Bid Letting Results

Special Provisions

Labor Contract Negotiations

Current Labor Wage Rates & Updates
Educational development opportunities via online webinars and seminars

Research of Diversity Market Trends
Website & Social Networking Updates
Partnership on the National Level with ARTBA

Affinity Partnership Program - Enterprise Fleet Management (Vehicle Savings Program)


Agency Cooperative Partnership Committees

IDOTCTALake County
Tollway Cook CountyMcHenry County
CDOT DuPage CountyWill County
METRA Kane County 

Networking Opportunities

Industry Golf Outing - the largest in the Illinois transportation industry 

Annual Meeting & Contractors of the Year Awards Dinner 

General Membership Meetings

Annual Conventions
Summer Networking Event

Educational Seminars 

Members First Program

Designed to insure the highest quality of service and materials to the contracting industry, this member pledge is designed to deliver the highest quality of service to another member. In return, that company will be considered "first" when these goods and services are required. The IRTBA is, in essence, exactly what a membership organization is designed to be - a marketplace of goods and services of the highest caliber.

Friday Facts Weekly Newsletter

Upon membership, members of your company can join 2,200 industry professionals by signing up to receive the Friday Facts weekly industry newsletter. Read weekly legislative updates, industry news, and stay updated on upcoming meetings and networking events -- all available via tablet PCs and smart phones! As a new member bonus, you may have the opportunity to get your company's profile featured in one edition of the Friday Facts!

Transportation Industry Directory

Members receive one (1) FREE copy per year of our annual transportation directory. Members may order additional copies and non-members please contact Kayla McClain at for more information. 



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Contact: Kayla McClain | Marketing & Membership Manager | E: | P: (630) 626-3576