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Study shows Portland highways are either at capacity or nearly there

Study shows Portland highways are either at capacity or...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 17, 2015

Drivers in Oregon probably noticed their commute has been getting significantly more lengthy this year, and a new study found ...

Minneapolis residents aren’t happy about all of the road work

Minneapolis residents aren’t happy about all of...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 17, 2015

When departments of transportation get complaints, it's usually about some road or another needing work done. But the Minnesota Department ...

Americans throw away billions sitting in traffic each year

Americans throw away billions sitting in traffic each...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 14, 2014

If there's one thing we can all agree on, it's the fact that we all hate sitting in traffic, right? ...

Most commuters happy with new beltline signs

Most commuters happy with new beltline signs

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Oct 27, 2014

So far most drivers in Madison, Wisconsin, have been happy with the Department of Transportation's new beltline signs. The DOT says ...

Construction error and weather causes new pavement to crumble within hours

Construction error and weather causes new pavement to...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 19, 2014

Emergency highway repairs were needed on Interstate 65, near Corridor X, in Alabama following a construction error. Alabama Department of ...

Traffic deaths down nearly 23 percent since 2005

Traffic deaths down nearly 23 percent since 2005

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 17, 2014

Traffic deaths in the United States fell nearly 23 percent between 2005 and 2012 according to a study done by ...

State agencies focus on travelers for July 4th weekend

State agencies focus on travelers for July 4th weekend

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 03, 2014

With many highway work zones closing for the long weekend, some state agencies are turning their focus to safety and ...

What World Cup host Brazil can teach the U.S. about ignoring infrastructure needs

What World Cup host Brazil can teach the U.S. about...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 16, 2014

In the search for morality tales about the consequences of inadequate investment in infrastructure, it would be hard to top ...

Stay safe this Memorial Day weekend

Stay safe this Memorial Day weekend

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 22, 2014

The National Safety Council has offered its traffic fatality estimate for Memorial Day weekend. NSC estimates 382 deaths and 40,900 medically ...

That’s a ‘sweet’ road trip, honey

That’s a ‘sweet’ road trip, honey

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Apr 16, 2014

Los Angeles is considered one of the “10 Most Traffic-Congested Cities,” according to Forbes report, with motorists spending 34 percent ...

SNEAK PEEK at the 2013 Bridge Inventory: What causes the most damage to bridges?

SNEAK PEEK at the 2013 Bridge Inventory: What causes...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Nov 05, 2013

Every year, Better Roads conducts a survey on the state of the nation’s bridges. The survey has been conducted since ...

The Golden State or the Traffic State?

The Golden State or the Traffic State?

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Aug 28, 2013

Think your state has the most traffic? If you live in California, you’re right. And if you live anywhere else, ...

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