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 state of Maine is now using variable message signs to warn motorists about the possibility of bald eagles being out on the road. How effective are these warnings?
Blog Entry March 09, 2015
- New poll: States are holding National Work-Zone Awareness Week events. How effective do you think these campaigns are in terms of getting motorists to slow down in construction areas?
- New poll: The California legislature is close to approving the use of computer-controlled cars out on the road. How much will an electronic brain behind the wheel improve safety?
- New poll: There are over $2 billion in unused earmarked federal funds. States may be eligible for the money, but they have to be used on projects within 50 miles of the originally targeted project. Should states be limited to how they use these funds?
- Utah DOT uses variable message signs to get personal with the driving public
- 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