Jammed: Part 2

What the government and the private sector are doing to relieve congestion and what the trucking industry is doing to cope.

FRITTERED AWAY
When highway funds are inadequate – or, worse, misused – making headway in relieving congestion is impossible. Here’s what elected officials and transportation experts are up against.

STOP: PAY TOLL
Out of favor for decades, toll roads are making a controversial comeback thanks to congestion and road-funding headaches.

STRIKING BACK
Carriers and owner-operators are changing business practices and driving habits to minimize the stress and expense of congestion.

ALL HANDS ON TECH
Technology such as in-cab navigation devices and urban electronic signs are making it easier to avoid congestion.

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