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Highway projects removed from Tenn. P3 bill

Highway projects removed from Tenn. P3 bill

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Mar 16, 2016

Roadway projects have been removed from a Tennessee bill that allows private sector investments in state transportation projects. The newly amended ...

Tennessee DOT says current projects could take up to 51 years to finish

Tennessee DOT says current projects could take up to 51...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 01, 2016

The Tennessee Department of Transportation is warning that without a more concrete funding plan for the future, the current slate ...

Tennessee asks drivers to ‘Ho Ho Hold’ their calls this holiday season

Tennessee asks drivers to ‘Ho Ho Hold’...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 30, 2015

Tennessee followed in the footsteps of Utah and Iowa in telling drivers to get their 'head out of their apps' ...

Tennessee group says state needs $25.7 billion in transportation improvements

Tennessee group says state needs $25.7 billion in...

Posted by Chris Hill on Oct 26, 2015

A public-private advisory consortium says in a new report Tennessee needs $25.7 billion in transportation infrastructure improvements by 2018, an ...

Montana tops list of 10 deadliest states for motorists

Montana tops list of 10 deadliest states for motorists

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Oct 08, 2015

Forbes has a new list out of the top 10 deadliest states in America for drivers, and Montana's 80 mph ...

FHWA announces winners of the 2015 Transportation Planning Excellence Awards

FHWA announces winners of the 2015 Transportation...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 23, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration recently honored eight transportation projects from across the country with the 2015 Transportation Planning Excellence Awards. The award, ...

Nashville may soon require contractors to hire significantly more local workers on metro projects

Nashville may soon require contractors to hire...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 19, 2015

An amendment that will be presented to Nashville voters in August is drawing the ire of some members of the ...

Memphis and Arkansas Bridge to close for most of 2017 for interchange reconstruction

Memphis and Arkansas Bridge to close for most of 2017...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 01, 2015

About 56,000 daily vehicles will have to find a new route over the Mississippi River near Memphis for most of ...

Texas sees more traffic deaths in construction work zones than any other state

Texas sees more traffic deaths in construction work...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jan 12, 2015

The National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse has released the latest data tally of deaths in motor vehicle traffic crashes in construction ...

Foxx highlights job creation during trips to Kentucky, Tennessee

Foxx highlights job creation during trips to Kentucky,...

Posted by EQW Staff on Apr 16, 2014

After his visits to Kentucky and Tennessee on Tuesday, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx reiterated one word: jobs. He visited Louisville, Kentucky ...

Tenn. police department’s new Ford F-150 cruiser looks awesome, saves on fuel

Tenn. police department’s new Ford F-150 cruiser...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 14, 2013

When it came time to buy a new police cruiser earlier this year, the Sweetwater Police Department was going to ...

Drunk Tennessee teen steals a Bobcat because he was “trying to cover his nudity”

Drunk Tennessee teen steals a Bobcat because he was...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 06, 2013

Thieves have come up with a lot of reasons for stealing construction equipment. Most want to sell it, others want ...

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