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 NYSDOT has begun installing bars in the sheltered spaces near the top of overpasses to keep the homeless out. Would you want your DOT to spend money on this effort?
Blog Entry June 15, 2015
- New poll: Mass. lawmakers filled a transpo plan with earmarks in order to force the hand of the governor to spend the money on targeted local projects. MAP-21 gives states flexibility to spend where they want, so do you see the same tactic being used?
- New poll: The sequester cuts has the House of Reps considering a bill that will drop the level of funding for the U.S. DOT in FY 2014. The Senate's version keeps the spending rate flat. Do you think there will be a cut in U.S. DOT budget?
- New poll: In a recent study of red-light camera enforcement, right-angle crashes were down 15%, but rear-end crashes were up 20%. If red-light cameras reduce right-angle crashes but increase rear-end collisions, are they worth the effort?
- The journey has already begun
- New poll: The EPA is planning to require the installation of pollution monitors near major freeways around more than 100 big cities across the country to test air quality. What do you expect to result from the monitoring?