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U.S. Department of Transportation celebrates 50 years (VIDEO)

U.S. Department of Transportation celebrates 50 years...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 05, 2016

The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) was formed 50 years ago under the Lyndon B. Johnson Administration and Alan Boyd ...

New Mexico TRIP report finds poor road and bridge conditions cost motorists $1.9 billion a year

New Mexico TRIP report finds poor road and bridge...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 05, 2016

A quarter of New Mexico’s major locally and state-maintained roads are in poor condition and 16 percent of the bridges ...

Indiana House passes plan to raise taxes on cigarettes and gas to pay for roads

Indiana House passes plan to raise taxes on cigarettes...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 04, 2016

The Indiana House of Representatives has passed a bill that would raise the tax on gas and cigarettes in order ...

Wyoming DOT’s new travel app helps drivers plan a trip with spoken road conditions, mile marker location and more

Wyoming DOT’s new travel app helps drivers plan a...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 04, 2016

The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) has released Wyoming 511, an app that provides pre-trip and en route travel information ...

Obama proposes $10-per-barrel tax on oil production to fund green infrastructure

Obama proposes $10-per-barrel tax on oil production to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 04, 2016

President Barack Obama is aiming to implement more measures to combat climate change, and this time he's eyeing oil companies to foot the bill. The ...

VIDEO: Imposter pranks TV anchors by saying he’s with VDOT, referring to prostitutes, drug deals

VIDEO: Imposter pranks TV anchors by saying he’s...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 03, 2016

The recent winter storm that hit the East Coast disrupted everything in the region, but one prankster was more of ...

AZDOT worker rescues puppy from highway

AZDOT worker rescues puppy from highway

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 03, 2016

A small puppy is safe thanks to Phoenix traffic cameras and an Arizona Department of Transportation worker.  According to NBC News, ...

Caltrans ordered to pay $12 million for construction crews’ exposure to fungus

Caltrans ordered to pay $12 million for construction...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 02, 2016

The California Department of Transportation has been ordered to pay close to $12 million to five contracted construction employees for exposing them to ...

Christy Hall confirmed as secretary of South Carolina DOT

Christy Hall confirmed as secretary of South Carolina...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 02, 2016

South Carolina’s Senate confirmed Christy Hall as the state’s new secretary of transportation. Hall had been serving as acting secretary ...

Colorado DOT launches near real-time snowplow tracking system

Colorado DOT launches near real-time snowplow tracking...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 02, 2016

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has launched a system that will track and monitor snowplows in “near real-time” that ...

Minnesota road worker killed after being struck by SUV while clearing snow from road

Minnesota road worker killed after being struck by SUV...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 02, 2016

A Minnesota worker died days after being struck by a vehicle while he was clearing snow from a road in Bloomington. According ...

VIDEO: Caltrans workers clear Highway 299 after a landslide

VIDEO: Caltrans workers clear Highway 299 after a...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 01, 2016

A minor landslide earlier this month turned into a much larger problem in California after El Nino pounded northern California. The ...

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