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Fundraising site set up to help New Jersey DOT worker who was run over on the job

Fundraising site set up to help New Jersey DOT worker...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 12, 2015

A website created to raise money for a New Jersey Department of Transportation worker who was injured on the job has ...

VIDEO: Watch TDOT crews destroy and rebuild a bridge in only 58 hours in this project time-lapse

VIDEO: Watch TDOT crews destroy and rebuild a bridge in...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 10, 2015

The Tennessee Department of Transportation built a bridge in less than 58 hours, and they've got the footage to prove ...

North Carolina names new transportation secretary

North Carolina names new transportation secretary

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 07, 2015

North Carolina already has a new Department of Transportation chief, just a week after the former Secretary stepped down. North Carolina ...

Oregon’s pay-as-you-drive usage tax program gathers 801 volunteers in first month

Oregon’s pay-as-you-drive usage tax program gathers...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 07, 2015

The Oregon Road Usage Charge Program, known as OReGO, only managed 801 volunteers in its first month, a mere 16 ...

USDOT wants you to post failing infrastructure pictures to Instragram for #ShowUsYourInfraWear campaign

USDOT wants you to post failing infrastructure pictures...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 06, 2015

The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) is pushing an Instagram social media campaign, titled #ShowUsYourInfraWear, to highlight the need for ...

Man steals Minnesota DOT truck from work zone, leads police on a 14-mile chase

Man steals Minnesota DOT truck from work zone, leads...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 05, 2015

A 35-year-old man was arrested Monday for stealing a Minnesota Department of Transportation truck from a construction zone, but not before ...

Fifth round of Texas Proposition 1 transportation projects approved at $401.5 million

Fifth round of Texas Proposition 1 transportation...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 05, 2015

The Texas Transportation Commision has approved 17 projects valued at $401.5 million as part of the fifth round of the ...

North Carolina bill offers bonds to raise $400 million for road and bridge projects

North Carolina bill offers bonds to raise $400 million...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 05, 2015

North Carolina State Representative Dean Arp (R-Union) has introduced a general obligation bonds bill that would supply $400 million for ...

The Texas Department of Transportation's North Tarrant Express project will alleviate congestion for more than 177,000 drivers daily.

Seven state DOTs win western regional America’s...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 04, 2015

Departments of transportation for seven western states won America’s Transportation Awards during the 2015 Western Association of State Highway and ...

President Obama signs 3-month extension for Highway Trust Fund

President Obama signs 3-month extension for Highway...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 03, 2015

President Obama signed H.R. 3236, Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015, on Friday, bringing a close ...

Massachusetts Turnpike toll collector killed after being struck by a pickup

Massachusetts Turnpike toll collector killed after...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 03, 2015

A toll collector at the Massachusetts Turnpike died early Friday after he was hit by a pickup truck driving through ...

Virginia DOT's DBIA National Award of Merit project featuring a diverging diamond interchange at Zion Cross Roads on route 15 over I-64 in Louisa County.

Three state DOTs win Design-Build Institute of America...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 03, 2015

The departments of transportation for Missouri, North Carolina and Virginia each won National Awards of Merit in the Design-Build Institute ...

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