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How to stay safe in extremely cold winter weather

How to stay safe in extremely cold winter weather

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 05, 2014

Thankfully the hot weather that goes along with summer is finally over! Unfortunately, that means winter weather is rapidly approaching, and cold ...

Salt prices to hurt road budgets

Salt prices to hurt road budgets

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 24, 2014

With winter right around the corner, cold-weather states are starting to stockpile on rock salt to fight icy conditions. Unfortunately, ...

Arkansas HTD begins using custom weather forecasting service

Arkansas HTD begins using custom weather forecasting...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 28, 2014

The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) will soon start using a weather forecasting service that will allow the agency ...

VIDEOS: The Coldest Place on Earth and an Antarctic Condition 1 Storm

VIDEOS: The Coldest Place on Earth and an Antarctic...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Feb 20, 2014

As I was shoveling my car out from yet another snowstorm and deicing the doors so I didn’t have to ...

6 Tips For Taking Proper Care of Your Vehicle This Winter

6 Tips For Taking Proper Care of Your Vehicle This...

Posted by Contributed on Feb 17, 2014

Winter weather can be hard on your car. No matter what kind of car you have or where you live, ...

PHOTOS: Ohio DOT’s plow operators share their extreme winter weather stories

PHOTOS: Ohio DOT’s plow operators share their extreme...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 31, 2014

Continuing our extreme winter weather snow and ice stories coverage, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) shared with Better Roads ...

VDOT tackles winter storm with 12-hour shifts

VDOT tackles winter storm with 12-hour shifts

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 30, 2014

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is putting plenty of hours and resources into snow and ice control on state ...

VIDEO: MoDOT battles winter weather with team of two plows

VIDEO: MoDOT battles winter weather with team of two...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 22, 2014

Check out this video the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) Southeast District submitted for our series on “Winter Weather War ...

Maryland highway crews repair potholes following rain, snow storms

Maryland highway crews repair potholes following rain,...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 17, 2014

Maryland highway crews, like those in other states, are working to repair potholes that formed after recent rain and snow ...

Submit your extreme winter maintenance stories and photos

Submit your extreme winter maintenance stories and...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 07, 2014

With the polar vortex that has made temperatures in the Midwest drop to subzero temps (with the windchill, temps are ...

Polar vortex forces transportation changes across U.S.

Polar vortex forces transportation changes across U.S.

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 06, 2014

The extremely cold temperatures that began over the weekend in most parts of the U.S. is forcing some state departments ...

Seven states use technology, innovative solutions to combat extreme winter weather

Seven states use technology, innovative solutions to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 26, 2013

It’s no secret that extreme winter weather can drive up costs, forcing state transportation departments to think creatively when looking ...

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