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New bill would nearly double the federal gas tax to better fund transportation

New bill would nearly double the federal gas tax to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 05, 2013

While one duo of Congressmen contends that the gasoline tax should reduced by 80 percent and federal transportation funding eliminated ...

Lawmakers, experts discuss solutions, stress urgent need for stable, increased highway funding

Lawmakers, experts discuss solutions, stress urgent...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 22, 2013

Over half of the highway miles traveled in the United States are on roads in less than good condition, said ...

Bill calls for the elimination of federal transportation funding

Bill calls for the elimination of federal...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 19, 2013

While most are trying to figure out a way to free up more federal funding for transportation, two Congressmen have ...

Better Roads: The state of the nation’s bridges is improving, but funding is still a major roadblock

Better Roads: The state of the nation’s bridges...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 08, 2013

According to our sister site Better Roads, when it comes to the state of the nation's bridges, there's good news ...

VIDEO: Low-clearance trestle rips up truck after truck like a can opener

VIDEO: Low-clearance trestle rips up truck after truck...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 08, 2013

And people wonder why bridges are crumbling in the U.S.? The video below is a compilation put together by the site ...

The RINOs charge: Republicans’ return to the middle signals hope for infrastructure funding

The RINOs charge: Republicans’ return to the...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Nov 06, 2013

With Chris Christie easily winning his second term as governor of New Jersey and Bradley Byrne winning his first election ...

IBTTA report busts 5 myths about highway tolling’s ability to fund infrastructure

IBTTA report busts 5 myths about highway...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 04, 2013

A new report from the  International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association (IBTTA), argues that tolling is a viable solution to America’s transportation funding dilemma. ...

Vacuworx debuts Concrete Barrier Lifter at ICUEE 2013 (VIDEO)

Vacuworx debuts Concrete Barrier Lifter at ICUEE 2013...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 03, 2013

Vacuworx introduced its concrete barrier lifter at ICUEE, a product aimed at providing a safe and efficient way to move ...

Better infrastructure, fully-funded transportation would cost Americans less than a coffee per month

Better infrastructure, fully-funded transportation...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 01, 2013

Last week we showed you a couple of charts that show in a fairly straightforward way, that Americans, when compared ...

CHARTS: Americans don’t pay enough for roads

CHARTS: Americans don’t pay enough for roads

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 23, 2013

A great report from The Atlantic Cities brings two charts into focus that do a great job of illustrating why ...

Dire States: Former road builder drives rust bucket across America to demonstrate the sorry state of infrastructure

Dire States: Former road builder drives rust bucket...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Sep 20, 2013

What do a 1949 Hudson Commodore and America's infrastructure have in common? They're both old, neglected and in need of refurbishment. Inspired ...

One percent of U.S. bridges are both fracture critical and structurally deficient

One percent of U.S. bridges are both fracture critical...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 18, 2013

A recent report from the Associated Press analyzing the 607,380 bridges in the most recent federal National Bridge Inventory found ...

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