John Latta

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 Mayor and the Secretary: Foxx watching
Beat the heat (and other transportation problems) with some thinking
Texas county tries “mechanical concrete”
The Park-O-Meter turns 78
two-way-radios-fail From our partners
Can your bridges withstand a hit by a heavy semi?
Out of my way, lower-class person!!! Why rich drivers cut us off.
New tolls on old interstates? Almost unthinkable.
VMT is here!
Highway expansion and local traffic: oil and water?
FHWA pushes dynamic management of transportation networks
Is Alaska’s “Bridge to Nowhere” going somewhere?
Coming up: Major bridge detours