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#FixTheTrustFund campaign aims to flood social media with infographics supporting a long-term highway bill

#FixTheTrustFund campaign aims to flood social media...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 20, 2015

The Transportation Construction Coalition this week launched a 12-day social media infographic campaign to “press Congress to find a permanent fix ...

Ground broken on Indiana’s $400 million “Major Moves 2020″ transportation projects

Ground broken on Indiana’s $400 million “Major...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 17, 2015

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence recently broke ground to symbolically begin work on the "Major Moves 2020" construction program, representing a $400 ...

DOT crews begin process of patching winter’s wrath felt by Mississippi roads

DOT crews begin process of patching winter’s...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 17, 2015

Work is presently underway by Mississippi Department of Transportation to repair potholes in roads damaged by an unusual foe to ...

As highway reauthorization hearing nears, ARTBA proposes 15-cent gas tax increase for 10-year funding

As highway reauthorization hearing nears, ARTBA...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 13, 2015

A proposal dubbed “Getting Beyond Gridlock” by the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) would raise $401 billion for highway ...

Sixth element, reaching 90 feet deep, placed for Midtown Tunnel in Virginia

Sixth element, reaching 90 feet deep, placed for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 13, 2015

The sixth of 11 elements being used to create a new two-lane Midtown Tunnel connecting Portsmouth and Norfolk, Virginia, was ...

Mississippi DOT begins work on Interstate 220 erosion

Mississippi DOT begins work on Interstate 220 erosion

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 13, 2015

Almost immediately after The Federal Highway Administration announced emergency relief funds were being issued to the Mississippi Department of Transportation, ...

Iowa Transportation Commission approves $33 million in new highway and bridge projects

Iowa Transportation Commission approves $33 million in...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 12, 2015

The Iowa Transportation Commission has approved a 2015 Iowa Transportation Improvement Program (ITIP) amendment to add highway and bridge projects ...

Los Angeles city engineer joins Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Board

Los Angeles city engineer joins Institute for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 12, 2015

The American Public Works Association (APWA) President Larry Stevens has appointed Gary Lee Moore, Los Angeles city engineer, to the Institute ...

Mississippi receives FHWA emergency funds for flooded road repairs

Mississippi receives FHWA emergency funds for flooded...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 11, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is providing $500,000 in emergency relief funds to help the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) ...

Texas toll road fight proves how badly we need a gas tax hike

Texas toll road fight proves how badly we need a gas...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 11, 2015

When push comes to shove, Texans can get more than a little rowdy. Of late, their cantankerous streak has flared ...

Michigan campaign to raise sales tax for highway funding launches first TV ad questioning safety of roads

Michigan campaign to raise sales tax for highway...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 10, 2015

The first television spot by the Safe Roads Yes! campaign aired March 9 to push for approval of Michigan’s Proposal ...

North Carolina DOT asks for public input on 10-year transportation plan

North Carolina DOT asks for public input on 10-year...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 10, 2015

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) wants the public to comment on its Draft 10-Year State Transportation Improvement Program ...

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