Bill Wilson is the editorial director of ROADS & BRIDGES magazine and has been covering the industry since 1999. He has won seven Robert F. Boger Awards for editorial excellence, including three in 2011. He also was the creator of the Top 10, Contractor's Choice Awards and Recycling Awards platforms, as well as ROADS & BRIDGES Live.
New poll: The North Carolina DOT is now using a “data-driven” process to determine which road or bridge project will receive funding. Rather than allowing politicians to make decisions, a scoring system is used. Are you surprised more states are not doing
Blog Entry May 19, 2014
- New poll: Rather than use $300 million to maintain its road and bridge network, Minnesota is going to use the funds to add capacity in 2014. The state is looking at a deep backlog of repair/rehab projects. Do you agree?
- TRAFFIC STUDY: North Carolina study uses cell phone data to track traffic flow
- Decisions, decisions
- ROADS/BRIDGES: Analysis of U.S. DOT data finds more than 61,000 bridges are structurally deficient
- New poll: Rather than find a way to increase funding, the Tennessee DOT is asking officials at the local level to find cheaper ways to build roads and bridges. Do you think this will be an effective strategy?