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Posted on Jan 27, 2015

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Posted on Jan 26, 2015

Aging infrastructure issues are well-known topics across the political landscape, as President Obama alluded to in his recent State of the ...

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Posted on Jan 07, 2015

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Posted on Jan 02, 2015

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Maintaining America’s most historic tourist routes

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Posted on Dec 18, 2014

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Posted on Dec 11, 2014

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Taking control of congestion on Tomball Parkway

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Posted on Oct 09, 2014

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Will the Real Leader Please Stand Up on Nationwide Tolling?

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Posted on Aug 21, 2014

It’s time to take a much closer look at tolling on a national level to fund our transportation infrastructure, but ...

3 strategies for balancing safety and roadside weed control

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Posted on Aug 14, 2014

Balancing public and crew safety while maintaining effective roadside weed control is an ongoing challenge for DOT managers. Rights of ...

Strategizing for Safety

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Posted on Aug 06, 2014

How the construction team for Minnesota’s Highway 23 Paynesville Bypass completed this project ahead of schedule despite truncated work season.   As ...

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Posted on Jul 02, 2014

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Minnesota’s new solutions for aging pavement

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Posted on Jun 05, 2014

Using myraid concrete pavement restoration techniques, this state DOT minimized cost and traffic disruption while maximizing longevity and optimizing results. A ...

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