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U.S. drivers reach record mileage through April

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 02, 2015

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) estimates U.S. motorists traveled 987.8 billion miles January through April ...

N.C., Michigan DOTs to halt construction during July 4th weekend

N.C., Michigan DOTs to halt construction during July...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 02, 2015

Both the North Carolina and Michigan Departments of Transportation are holding off on most of their highway construction projects during ...

NSSGA’s “Driving It Home 2015″ push urging people to talk to lawmakers about passing a transportation bill

NSSGA’s “Driving It Home 2015″ push...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 02, 2015

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association wants people to take advantage of the Fourth of July break in Congress ...

Connecticut passes $2.8 billion transportation projects funding program

Connecticut passes $2.8 billion transportation projects...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 01, 2015

The Connecticut general assembly in a special session approved SB 1501, a bill that provides $2.8 billion in funding for ...

Gas tax increases for transportation funding underway in 6 states

Gas tax increases for transportation funding underway...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 01, 2015

The flurry of state gas tax legislation enacted earlier this year now goes into effect for a handful of states ...

Ohio to begin displaying traffic fatality stats on highway message boards

Ohio to begin displaying traffic fatality stats on...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 01, 2015

A drive down a road in Ohio might be a bit more grim due to the new message on electronic ...

Oregon’s $343.5 million transportation funding legislation effort stalls

Oregon’s $343.5 million transportation funding...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 30, 2015

Transportation funding legislation that would have raised gas taxes and motor vehicle fees to generate roughly $200 million for road ...

Illinois DOT chief meets with group to discuss lack of minority contractors hired

Illinois DOT chief meets with group to discuss lack of...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 30, 2015

An Illinois group recently met with Illinois Transportation Secretary Randall Blankenhorn to discuss the lack of minorities hired for construction contracts. KWQC ...

Interstate 35 through East Austin.

Next round of Texas Prop 1 transportation projects...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 30, 2015

The Texas Transportation Commission (TTC) has approved 15 projects reaching $239 million as part of the fourth round of the ...

Wisconsin DOT has a new app to keep drivers informed on road conditions

Wisconsin DOT has a new app to keep drivers informed on...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 30, 2015

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation just launched a new smart phone application to let drivers know about the road conditions ...

Delaware approves bare minimum road funding after highway bill fails in legislature

Delaware approves bare minimum road funding after...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 29, 2015

Delaware's road funding system might have a six-year deficit of $780 million, but it won't be getting a reprieve from ...

New Jersey Department of Transportation’s bridge project at Route 46 over the Musconetcong River

New Jersey DOT projects first regional winners of the...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 29, 2015

The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) has been awarded the first regional awards for the 2015 America’s Transportation Awards ...

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