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Iowa’s $1.5 billion freeway reconstruction hits a major milestone with miles yet to go
All images: HDR
The Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) hit a major milestone this spring with the opening of the dual, divided freeway in Council Bluffs. This…
July 07, 2021
The U.S. Interstate Highway System will need to be rebuilt and expanded to meet the nation’s growing transportation needs, according to a report…
June 22, 2021
Repaving work begins for key New York interstates in Finger Lakes region
Image: New York State DOT
Highway construction work has begun on two projects totaling nearly $42 million to restore the riding conditions and enhance safety along two key…
June 02, 2021
Democrats on the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) this week introduced legislation to reconnect and revitalize areas that…
April 20, 2021
I-15 Davis-Weber Express Lanes project
I-15 Davis-Weber Express Lanes project. Image: Utah DOT
The Utah Department of Transportation (UDOT) recently released a list of some of the agency's most impactful road and bridge construction projects to…
April 19, 2021
Final I-69 Finish Line construction contracts awarded in Indiana
Image: Indiana DOT
Indiana transportation officials recently announced that the final two of five highway construction contracts to build the I-69 Finish Line project…
February 03, 2021
On this episode of Zooming in on Infrastructure, Roads & Bridges Media Senior Managing Editor Brian W. Budzynski sits down (virtually) with…
December 02, 2020
Reason Foundation’s 25th Annual Highway Report finds North Dakota, Missouri, and Kansas have the nation’s best state-owned road systems in the report…
November 20, 2020
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