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Four Chicago bridges join the ranks of city’s century-old spans still in use

Four Chicago bridges join the ranks of city’s...

Posted by Kerry Clines on May 06, 2016

Four Chicago bridges—the Jackson Boulevard Bridge (Jan. 29), Chicago & North Western Railroad Bridge (July 30), Webster Street Bridge (Aug. ...

Heavy rain washes out roads in Miller County, Arkansas

Heavy rain washes out roads in Miller County, Arkansas

Posted by Kerry Clines on May 05, 2016

Six rural roads in the southeastern end of Miller County, Arkansas, were closed down Friday night and Saturday, April 29-30, ...

Road workers in southwestern North Dakota gather for gravel roads workshop

Road workers in southwestern North Dakota gather for...

Posted by Kerry Clines on May 04, 2016

On April 28, road workers from across southwestern North Dakota gathered in Dickinson for an workshop geared toward building and ...

Wisconsin governor announces additional funding to complete street improvement projects in the state

Wisconsin governor announces additional funding to...

Posted by Kerry Clines on May 03, 2016

Wisconsin residents should prepare for more road work ahead. On April 27, Gov. Scott Walker announced the availability of additional funding to ...

New survey says majority of Americans support usage fees to fix crumbling roads

New survey says majority of Americans support usage...

Posted by Kerry Clines on May 02, 2016

A newly published survey reports that nearly two-thirds of Americans would support roadway user fees to help fix the country's ...

FHWA proposes emissions measurements to gauge success of transportation projects

FHWA proposes emissions measurements to gauge success...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 29, 2016

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has issued a notice of proposed rulemaking that would measure the success of transportation projects based ...

Licking County, Ohio, pledges $4.3 million to repairing 35 bridges in 2016

Licking County, Ohio, pledges $4.3 million to repairing...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 29, 2016

Deteriorating bridges and culverts have forced the closure of five county roads in Licking County, Ohio, the Newark Advocate reports. Licking County ...

Rhode Island DOT will replace structurally deficient bridges with slide-in construction

Rhode Island DOT will replace structurally deficient...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 28, 2016

In 2014, data from the Federal Highway Administration ranked Rhode Island as the worst of the 50 states for structurally deficient bridges. ...

FEMA approves grant to rebuild flood-damaged roads in the Rio Grande Valley

FEMA approves grant to rebuild flood-damaged roads in...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 27, 2016

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved a $3.3 million grant to help rebuild roads in the Rio Grande ...

Russia looks to the Netherlands’ plastic roads project

Russia looks to the Netherlands’ plastic roads...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 25, 2016

Russia is looking to learn from the Netherlands' experience in building plastic roads. According to a report in Pravda.ru, Alexander Starovoytov, Russia's State ...

Michigan bill would reimburse cities for cost of operating moveable bridges (VIDEO)

Michigan bill would reimburse cities for cost of...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 22, 2016

A bill introduced by Michigan state Sen. Mike Green, R-Mayville, would have the state reimburse municipalities for the cost of operating movable ...

N. Dakota DOT sees slight increase in funding for road work in 2016

N. Dakota DOT sees slight increase in funding for road...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 21, 2016

Despite recent budget cuts to the North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT), more money will be spent on highways and ...

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