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John Latta is Editor-in-Chief of Better Roads magazine who has spent the last decade writing about roads, construction equipment, trucks and trucking, bridges, and Washington’s influence on all of the above. He is a former daily newspaperman who has pursued news in Australia, New Zealand, the U.K. and the U.S.

The Sandlot System

The Sandlot System

Posted on Sep 08, 2013

I wonder if we are on the verge of a sea change in the way our transportation system is built ...

The Roads to a City’s Bankruptcy

The Roads to a City’s Bankruptcy

Posted on Aug 09, 2013

Here’s an interesting look at data about what its accumulator calls “unnecessary infrastructure.” What he/she (a bio, with no name, says ...

The Roads to a City’s Bankruptcy

The Roads to a City’s Bankruptcy

Posted on Aug 09, 2013

Here’s an interesting look at data about what its accumulator calls “unnecessary infrastructure.” What he/she (a bio, with no name, says ...

Whose trains are safer: Europe or USA?

Whose trains are safer: Europe or USA?

Posted on Aug 08, 2013

It’s lies, damned lies and statistics again. This time the question, arising after the recent high-fatality (79) Spanish high-speed rail disaster, ...

Invite Them and They Will Come

Invite Them and They Will Come

Posted on Aug 07, 2013

Let me hang a little dirty laundry out on the line. People make assumptions about the news business. Sometimes people think ...

This is what you do for your state, Mr. Road Building Contractor

This is what you do for your state, Mr. Road Building...

Posted on Aug 07, 2013

To continue to have as much firepower as possible at your fingertips when talking to people who are unaware of ...

This is what you do for your state, Mr. Road Building Contractor

This is what you do for your state, Mr. Road Building...

Posted on Aug 07, 2013

To continue to have as much firepower as possible at your fingertips when talking to people who are unaware of ...

This is what you do for your state, Mr. Road Building Contractor

This is what you do for your state, Mr. Road Building...

Posted on Aug 07, 2013

To continue to have as much firepower as possible at your fingertips when talking to people who are unaware of ...

We know where you were last night: VMT a bad idea, says professor

We know where you were last night: VMT a bad idea, says...

Posted on Aug 06, 2013

It’s really all about privacy. Or is it? Mark J. Perry, a professor of economics at the University of Michigan and a ...

Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde and Pres. Obama

Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde and Pres. Obama

Posted on Aug 05, 2013

I’m going to have a to go along with Mark on this one. According to Mark Szakonyi writing in The Journal ...

Ignore the potholes; re-elect me!

Ignore the potholes; re-elect me!

Posted on Aug 02, 2013

Think of it as a NIMBP problem. As in a Not In My Back Pocket problem. Americans want more money to ...

Ignore the potholes; re-elect me!

Ignore the potholes; re-elect me!

Posted on Aug 02, 2013

Think of it as a NIMBP problem. As in a Not In My Back Pocket problem. Americans want more money to ...

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