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FHWA provides $2 million in emergency relief funds for I-10 bridge repair

FHWA provides $2 million in emergency relief funds for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 27, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has provided immediately $2 million in emergency relief funds for repairs to the Interstate 10 ...

Indian reservation files lawsuit against FHWA, Arizona DOT over $1.9 billion highway extension (VIDEO)

Indian reservation files lawsuit against FHWA, Arizona...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 27, 2015

An Indian reservation in Arizona has dropped a lawsuit on the Federal Highway Administration and the state's Department of Transportation ...

Georgia DOT awards two bridge projects from new $100 million bridge bond program

Georgia DOT awards two bridge projects from new $100...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 27, 2015

The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) has awarded two bridge and approach construction contracts that will be funded from a ...

Photographer documents the art of American highway interchanges

Photographer documents the art of American highway...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 24, 2015

Photographer Peter Andrew has travelled the globe taking aerial pictures of the highway interchanges transporting people all over the world, and the ...

TRIP report shows 28% of U.S. major urban roads are in substandard or poor condition

TRIP report shows 28% of U.S. major urban roads are in...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 24, 2015

The Road Improvement Program’s (TRIP) recent report on major urban roads finds that 28 percent, including Interstates and freeways, are ...

U.S. drivers log 1.26 trillion miles through May, breaking record set 8 years ago

U.S. drivers log 1.26 trillion miles through May,...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 24, 2015

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) reports an estimated 1.26 trillion miles were traveled on U.S. roadways through May of this ...

Senate votes to carry on with 6-year transportation funding bill

Senate votes to carry on with 6-year transportation...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 23, 2015

The Senate DRIVE Act is out of limbo after a 62-36 vote late Wednesday evening that will allow the bill to move ...

Wyoming Transportation Commission awards $14.6 million in highway project contracts

Wyoming Transportation Commission awards $14.6 million...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 23, 2015

The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded contracts for six highway projects totaling $14.6 million at its July meeting. The six projects range in ...

Senate DRIVE Act is a 6-year transportation bill with 3-year Highway Trust Fund financing guarantee

Senate DRIVE Act is a 6-year transportation bill with...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 22, 2015

The future of a long-term transportation bill became a bit brighter after Sens. Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) and Barbara Boxer (D-California) ...

Is plastic the new pavement? Roads made of recycled ocean trash could be built in just weeks

Is plastic the new pavement? Roads made of recycled...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 22, 2015

Plastic roads may seem more well suited for Hot Wheels, but a Dutch company is aiming to bring the toy track to ...

Riding high: Colorado town using marijuana tax funds to fix roads

Riding high: Colorado town using marijuana tax funds to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 22, 2015

While it was a Michigan lawmaker that advocated "pot for potholes" earlier this year, a town in Colorado is actually putting that slogan into ...

Beams rest atop an excavator following a pancake collapse of an overpass being prepared for demolition in Cincinnati. Credit: Liz Dufour/Cincinnati Enquirer

OSHA fines Kokosing Construction for violations related...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 22, 2015

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined Kokosing Construction $14,000 for two safety violations related to its investigation ...

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