Topic Tags highways

Conference: U.S. needs to shore up infrastructure funding for better roads, better economy

| November 21, 2013

The Highway Trust Fund will likely be completely dried up by 2015, and the U.S. must act to shore up funding both for improved infrastructure but also for overall health of the U.S. economy, speakers ...

House panel punts on highway funding measures

| October 30, 2013

The Panel on 21st Century Freight Transportation unanimously said the U.S. should spend more on highway funding. It fails,however, to provide specifics as to where the money will come from.

Gridlock: Coping with highway congestion

| October 08, 2013

Congress debates truck weight limits, freight movement in hearing

| October 03, 2013

Increased truck weight limits — more efficient or more damaging? Or both? Those questions were the main focus of a House Transportation & Infrastructure panel meeting Oct. 1.

VIDEO: I-5 Skagit River bridge replacement slides into place

| September 30, 2013

Time-lapse video shows the elaborate work that went into putting the Skagit River I-5 Bridge's permanent span into place September 14-15, following collapse earlier in the year.

Bridge deterioration in Pa. = Higher transportation, consumer costs

| September 24, 2013

I-5 bridge officially reopens after collapse in May

| September 16, 2013

The Interstate 5 bridge that collapsed over the Skagit River in Washington in late May and caused major disruption of the West Coast corridor reopened this weekend after a permanent span of bridge was added.

Truckers standing against local ban in Winnipeg

| September 16, 2013

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