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T-WORKS has done wonders for Kansas but more transportation funding still needed

T-WORKS has done wonders for Kansas but more...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 07, 2015

Throughout the recent months Kansas has made progress in improving the conditions of its road and bridge conditions, largely through increased ...

Arkansas drivers spending $2 billion annually due to deficient roads

Arkansas drivers spending $2 billion annually due to...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 06, 2015

Deficient roads and bridges in Arkansas cost local drivers a total of $2 billion statewide annually due to higher vehicle operating ...

A New Year’s Resolution for Congress

A New Year’s Resolution for Congress

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 30, 2014

Ever get tired of reading about the Highway Trust Fund (HTF)? It seems like every other day a new politician ...

AASHTO 2015 Bottom Line Report: $120 billion annual road investment needed to keep up with demand

AASHTO 2015 Bottom Line Report: $120 billion annual...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Dec 23, 2014

Next year will be a critical year for America’s surface transportation infrastructure, says a just released report from the American ...

President Obama calls America’s transportation...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 03, 2014

President Obama is embarrassed by the current state of America's transportation infrastructure and he made no bones about it while ...

Kentucky finalizes 20-year transportation plan

Kentucky finalizes 20-year transportation plan

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 26, 2014

The Kentucky Transportation Department has finalized a 20-year transportation plan that will guide highway and bridge construction projects throughout the state. The long-term ...

VIDEO: CBS’s ’60 Minutes’ spotlights America’s neglected infrastructure

VIDEO: CBS’s ’60 Minutes’ spotlights...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 24, 2014

In case you missed it, CBS's "60 Minutes" did a feature on America's neglected transportation infrastructure on Sunday. During the ...

Gas-tax increase passes Michigan Senate

Gas-tax increase passes Michigan Senate

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 19, 2014

The Michigan Senate passed a bill last week that could potentially generate around $1 billion a year for the state's ...

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 02, 2014

  Senators John Boozman (R-Ark.) and James Inhofe (R-Okla.) have predicted a long-term solution to the Highway Trust Fund (HTF). They predict ...

Roads and bridges in Pennsylvania fail to make the grade

Roads and bridges in Pennsylvania fail to make the...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 27, 2014

Long story short: Pennsylvania's roads and bridges need a lot of work. According to the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the ...

POLL: Majority of Americans would rather pay tolls than taxes

POLL: Majority of Americans would rather pay tolls than...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 18, 2014

73 percent of Americans agree that transportation spending is inefficient and most would rather pay for highway repairs with tolls ...

VIDEO: VP Biden explains the importance of transportation infrastructure

VIDEO: VP Biden explains the importance of...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 25, 2014

Vice President Joe Biden wants to change the way the United States invests in transportation infrastructure. Biden calls it the "Grow ...

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