DOT in Crisis

Crews are continuing to work on emergency repairs today after a large chunk of concrete railing fell off an I-75 North bridge onto the I-24 westbound…
April 02, 2019
Under the authority of Gov. Phil Bryant’s April 2018 emergency bridge closure proclamation, the Mississippi DOT (MDOT) today was directed to begin…
March 27, 2019
At 8:29 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, the earth started rocking and shaking in Anchorage, Alaska. At the Alaska Department of Transportation and…
March 04, 2019
Transportation officials in the city of Chicago have shut down the northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive at the bridge over the Chicago River due to…
February 12, 2019
Transportation construction work across the nation has been put on hold by the federal government shutdown, with state transportation officials…
January 09, 2019
Alaska hit with sizable earthquake; DOT making assessments
Alaska hit with sizable earthquake; DOT making assessments
A magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck Alaska today, Nov. 30, centered about 7 miles north of Anchorage, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.   The…
November 30, 2018
Michael Sweeney, HNTB
Michael Sweeney, HNTB
With continued partisan gridlock in the U.S. Congress, it has been difficult for meaningful federal transportation initiatives to roll forward–and…
July 02, 2018
Rhode Island gets $20 million grant to fix bridges along Rte. 37
Rhode Island gets $20 million grant to fix bridges along Rte. 37
According to a statement released by the office of Senator Jack Reed (D.), the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) will receive a $20…
March 07, 2018
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