Road Maintenance

Report looks at improvements, funding needs for Oklahoma DOT
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While the Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) has been able to make significant improvements to state-maintained roads and bridges,…
June 17, 2021
Ohio DOT working to prevent costly landslides and rockslides
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Landslides and rockslides are a common issue in parts of eastern and southern Ohio. The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will use $35 million…
June 11, 2021
Idaho Transportation Board approves road construction project funding for 2022
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The Idaho Transportation Board recently approved $350 million for dozens of new road construction projects throughout the state that are expected to…
May 21, 2021
U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin) and Mike Braun (R-Indiana) recently introduced legislation to help states rebuild stronger and more…
April 26, 2021
Caltrans to soon reopen Highway 1 at Rat Creek after January mudslide
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The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) recently announced it will reopen Highway 1 at Rat Creek in Monterey County by April 30—nearly…
April 22, 2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), St. Paul District, awarded a $67 million contract to Industrial Builders Inc. of West Fargo, North Dakota,…
April 15, 2021
Michigan DOT engaged in one of its first ultra-thin asphalt overlay trial projects, which took place on U.S. 127
As shown above, in 2004 the Michigan DOT engaged in one of its first ultra-thin asphalt overlay trial projects, which took place on U.S. 127, a four-lane divided highway that is a well-traveled route for Michiganders, in partnership with Rieth-Riley Construction. MDOT would return to this same stretch of roadway 17 years later to check on its condition.
The U.S. has over 3 million miles of paved public roadways. Our nation’s vast roadway system connects citizens to goods, services, and one another,…
April 01, 2021
Major landslide closes Kuhio Highway on the north shore of Kauai, Hawaii
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The Hawaii DOT (HDOT) is working to clear a massive landslide on Kuhio Highway (Route 560) on the north shore of Kauai and maintain closures until…
March 12, 2021
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