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The city of Avon Park in Florida—so named for Stratford-upon-Avon in the United Kingdom, which is otherwise known as the birthplace of William…
January 02, 2020
When you gotta go, you gotta go. Unless you’re a bus driver, in which case you gotta hold it. The Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU), the largest union…
January 02, 2020
For many bridge projects, particularly railroad bridges, time is of the essence and long periods of track outages are not an option. Therefore,…
December 02, 2019
Any David Bowie fans out there? If not, that title and deck are going to be a mite confusing. Give it a quick Google and hopefully find clarity. I…
December 02, 2019
Regional Transportation Management Centers provided monitoring of evacuations
Regional Transportation Management Centers provided monitoring of evacuations through roadside intelligent transportation system devices and coordination of dynamic message sign traveler information.
When a hurricane struck Galveston, Texas, in 1900, as many as 12,000 people were drowned by the flooding and swept into the sea. It was the deadliest…
December 02, 2019
Since 2017, Witchduck Road has been undergoing a full reconstruction
Since 2017, Witchduck Road has been undergoing a full reconstruction, year-round and with minimal detours, while under an accelerated timeline. The road’s reconstruction is being conducted in concert with nearby improvements at the I-64/I-264 interchange. Photos courtesy of Woolpert, except where noted.
In 1706, a woman thought to be a witch was “ducked” into the Lynnhaven River in what is now Virginia Beach. Local authorities tried her by tying her…
December 02, 2019
Bee and hive sculptures are delivered to the site of the Beehive Bridge in New Britain.
Bee and hive sculptures are delivered to the site of the Beehive Bridge in New Britain.
Recently a film crew transformed a downtown city street in Hartford, Connecticut with fake snow, twinkle lights, and holiday decorations. Attempting…
December 02, 2019
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