Road Maintenance

Members of New Mexico's congressional delegation recently announced that the U.S. DOT awarded the New Mexico DOT (NMDOT) with a $12.5 million grant…
November 08, 2019
Downtown Pittsburgh 10th Street sinkhole
Image: Pittsburgh Public Safety Dept (@PghPublicSafety) via Twitter
The City of Pittsburgh Department of Mobility and Infrastructure has determined that 10th Street between Penn and Liberty avenues in the city's…
October 31, 2019
Minnesota Drive and International Airport Road Interchange; Anchorage, Alaska
This stranded SUV at the Minnesota Drive and International Airport Road Interchange became a national focal point for the pervasiveness of the earthquake damage, and also served as a visual signal to Alaskan authorities and local contractors, who pooled their resources to find a swift solution to road repair. All images: Alaska DOT&PF.
You remember hearing about it in the news, I’ll bet. Late November of 2018: Thanksgiving lingered in most households in the form of leftover turkey…
October 02, 2019
ARTA supports repeal of proposed rule on federal wetland regulations
ARTA supports repeal of proposed rule on federal wetland regulations
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) recently announced its support for the Trump administration's effort to repeal a…
September 18, 2019
The U.S. DOT’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced $871.2 million in Emergency Relief (ER) funds to help 39 states, plus…
September 10, 2019
The New York State DOT (NYSDOT) is preparing for the winter months by announcing a call for applications to fill 500 positions in its maintenance…
August 27, 2019
Emergency rebuild project needed for U.S. 36 in Westminster
In mid-July, cracking caused part of U.S. 36 to cave in and the retaining wall to fall apart. Image courtesy Colorado DOT.
This week, the Colorado DOT (CDOT) is moving into the rebuild phase for the Eastbound U.S. 36 Emergency Rebuild Project of the half-mile stretch of…
August 15, 2019
roadway maintenance; highway maintenance; Hurricane Irma; Florida DOT
View of I-4 in Davenport, Florida on Sept. 9, 2017 before Hurricane Irma arrival. Image courtesy Andrew Heneen [CC BY-SA 4.0] via Wikimedia Commons
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved over $1.1 million for the state of Florida to help cover the costs of debris removal from…
August 14, 2019
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