Disaster Management

Ohio DOT working to prevent costly landslides and rockslides
Image: Ohio DOT
Landslides and rockslides are a common issue in parts of eastern and southern Ohio. The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will use $35 million…
June 11, 2021
U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin) and Mike Braun (R-Indiana) recently introduced legislation to help states rebuild stronger and more…
April 26, 2021
Caltrans to soon reopen Highway 1 at Rat Creek after January mudslide
Image: Caltrans
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) recently announced it will reopen Highway 1 at Rat Creek in Monterey County by April 30—nearly…
April 22, 2021
A $3 trillion, 1,815-page COVID-19 relief measure proposed by the House of Representatives on May 12 contains $15 billion in stopgap funds for state…
May 13, 2020
The Pennsylvania DOT (PennDOT) announced yesterday that 61 emergency and critical highway and bridge projects will be active statewide this week. The…
April 01, 2020
Woolpert LiDAR data mapping imagery
Woolpert LiDAR data capabilities. Image: Woolpert
The Wyoming DOT (WYDOT) recently contracted with Woolpert to perform aerial mapping services to assess three landslide-prone areas along a 10-mile…
December 16, 2019
The U.S. DOT’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) announced the immediate availability of $14 million in “quick release” Emergency Relief (ER)…
September 21, 2018
Every stretch of South Florida's highways is being closely monitored, as the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is making sure any accidents…
September 07, 2017
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