All blogs

He was face down in the icy snow on our front yard, and I was not about to lift him up. It was the dead of winter and we were trying to sell our house, and the dead-end of a...
Contrary to my April editorial, which was written in late March, the Senate is not sitting around doing nothing in regards to a new multiyear highway bill. However, it might...
Allen Zeyher blog pic
Here’s a bit of news that didn’t make it into the April print issue.   George Mason University’s Center for Transportation Public-Private Partnership Policy has launched...
The DOTs are neglecting neglected roads.   According to a recent survey by Smart Growth America and Taxpayers for Common Sense, which looked at road conditions in all 50...
All hope will be lost when a paleontologist steps in. However, you might as well classify it as a fossil now, an $80 million one frozen in time and buried deep beneath the...
Allen Zeyher blog pic
I can believe that an extrasolar planet is indistinguishable in the glare of a distant star, but it never occurred to me that a distant object could be obscured by the glare...
Some believe the Mag Mile should not be a drag mile.   An alternative transportation group is suggesting that the city of Chicago close certain roads downtown to cars,...
For a moment, she forgot who she was. A hard X through “Schr” corrected her memory, and a long line through the heart of New Jersey now answered to the church. In the grand...
Allen Zeyher blog pic
For anyone interested in getting involved in shaping the connected-vehicle world of the future, the first of seven webinars discussing the first draft of the connected...

Roads&Bridges Videos

 

Industry News

The April issue of Roads & Bridges magazine features our continuing Bridge Rescue coverage, along with stories on bridge and pavement...
A power line helped create a power forward.   Plans for the reconstruction of U.S. 6 in Colorado originally called for a 20-night traffic shift...
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is moving forward with its Go Time driver information initiative by placing 132 automated...