posted on December 4, 2015 at 11:13 AM
The bill boosts highway and transit spending and assures states that federal help will be available for major projects.
posted on November 6, 2015 at 5:00 PM
Despite years of warnings that the nation's roads, bridges and transit systems are falling apart and will bring nightmarish congestion, the House on Thursday passed a six-year transportation bill that maintains the spending status quo.
posted on January 10, 2014 at 2:12 PM
In Milwaukee, road crews are experimenting with plentiful cheese brine, a leftover from cheese making. New York and Pennsylvania are among states trying sugar beet juice, while molasses and potato juice are flavoring roads elsewhere.
posted on October 7, 2010 at 2:10 PM
DES MOINES, Iowa — Researchers at Iowa State University are testing a new type of environmentally friendly paving product.
posted on December 17, 2009 at 5:12 PM
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Ever since the invention of the automobile, paved roads have meant progress.
posted on April 7, 2006 at 8:04 PM
Farmers in California are concerned with their state's dilapidated rural roads and say they are in dire need of repair.
posted on February 17, 2006 at 8:02 PM
Hogs and humans don't deserve the same treatment when it comes to memorials, according to Virginia officials.
posted on March 4, 2005 at 8:03 PM
People are being killed on rural, non-interstate roads at more than double the rate for all other routes, a private group says, blaming narrow roads, sharp curves, and a lack of money for safety improvements.