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VIDEO: Around-the-clock repairs could mean Leo Frigo Bridge reopens this month

VIDEO: Around-the-clock repairs could mean Leo Frigo...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 03, 2014

The Leo Frigo Memorial Bridge has been closed since Sept. 25 after motorists reported a 2-foot dip in the pavement ...

Wisconsin lawmaker moves to increase road worker safety with cell phone ban in construction zones

Wisconsin lawmaker moves to increase road worker safety...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 12, 2013

A bill proposed in the Wisconsin state Legislature would ban drivers from talking on their cellphones while driving in a ...

Reusing Shingles for the Road

Reusing Shingles for the Road

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 18, 2013

Recycling shingles for use on roads is nothing new. They can prevent potholes and slow binder aging. And though recycled ...

Construction crew rescues live deer from basement of house it’s building

Construction crew rescues live deer from basement of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 12, 2013

Construction crews find all kinds of things on, and often underneath, the jobsite. Suffice it to say, it's not often ...

11 States with the Highest Texting-While-Driving Fines

11 States with the Highest Texting-While-Driving Fines

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 28, 2013

Most drivers probably know by now that it’s not a great idea to text while driving. But that isn’t stopping ...

New program provides free transit for seniors to eye care appointments

New program provides free transit for seniors to eye...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Oct 11, 2013

With all the funding problems in transportation, it’s nice to see this transportation program is continuing to expand and gain ...

10 Unique Modes of Transportation

10 Unique Modes of Transportation

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 30, 2013

This goes beyond the planes, trains and automobiles. What seems odd to us is just par for the course for the ...

Wisconsin’s Leo Frigo Bridge closes due to sagging

Wisconsin’s Leo Frigo Bridge closes due to sagging

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 26, 2013

Police closed Wisconsin’s Leo Frigo Bridge on Wednesday after a 400-foot section of the span began to sag, according to ...

FHWA Administrator Mendez tells ARTBA National Convention attendees to ‘dream big, build big’

FHWA Administrator Mendez tells ARTBA National...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 13, 2013

Federal Highway (FHWA) Administrator Victor Mendez told attendees at the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) National Convention in ...

PHOTOS: Roadside on Fire

PHOTOS: Roadside on Fire

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 13, 2013

It’s always a good idea to test a product or a procedure before it’s widely used. Isn’t that the idea ...

ARTBA elects Oldcastle President, COO Doug Black as 2013-2014 chair

ARTBA elects Oldcastle President, COO Doug Black as...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 12, 2013

American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has elected Doug Black, president and chief operating officer of Oldcastle, the association’s ...

ARTBA-TDF recognizes safety programs, campaigns, technologies in ‘Roadway Work Zone Safety Awareness Awards’

ARTBA-TDF recognizes safety programs, campaigns,...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 10, 2013

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s Transportation Development Foundation (ARTBA-TDF) presented eight public and private sector organizations with awards ...

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