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Relentless ambush, rape on FCT pedestrian bridges

Pedestrian bridges are built to avoid incidents of pedestrians who often lost their lives after being hit by fast moving vehicles on major roads. It has also helped reduce the staggering statistic of road users sustaining permanent injuries as a result of non-availability of pedestrian overpasses. The bridges have also brought relief to wheelchair users […]

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Dems Raid Public Works to Fund Transportation Budget, GOP Opposes It

A few days ago we reported how Democrats (and Senators) at WA State House were proposing a highly controversial $0.6 per gallon tax on refined fuel leaving WA for AK, OR, Idaho and other areas of the Pacific Northwest. It would be used to help pay for their state transportation budget proposals. Other states, including […]

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On the Roads (and Bridges) Again: Plenty of Repairs Planned in WRV

Bridge 47 from Braintree to Snowsville will be closed this summer as crews work to partially replace the aging bridge superstructure, which shows signs of deterioration. (Herald / Dylan Kelley) While Vermont is set to receive up to $2.2 billion in federal funds to invest in roads, bridges and other infrastructure projects, a number of […]

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Build state transportation plans on a bipartisan basis

After years of legislative dithering over Washington’s long-term infrastructure plans, the transportation network remains frayed and in need of investment. A transportation package now advancing through the Legislature, however, needs some solid bipartisan refinement before the Democratic leadership pushes it to Gov. Jay Inslee. Democratic transportation leaders drafted the legislation without consulting their Republican counterparts. […]

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Report Reveals 5 Structurally Deficient Bridges on LI

Five bridges on Long Island have been found to be structurally deficient in a new report from the Long Island Contractors’ Association and a national highway construction group. The report released Monday by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association found that Long Island’s five bridges were among 43,578 bridges nationwide deemed structurally deficient. However, […]

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The capital budget foresees nearly $ 9 million in 2022 to improve roads, bridges and traffic needs

The city administration spoke about most of the 2022 capital projects at the Dec. 8 budget meeting, such as roads and bridges, water and sewers, cast iron replacement and station upgrades. pumping and reservoirs. The town hall plans to spend $ 8.6 million next year to meet transportation infrastructure such as roads, bridges and related […]

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Seaman’s call for safe bridges

Characteristics Rhianna Mc Kenzie 3 days ago Sheets cover rotten planks on the Marcel bridge in Matelot. – PHOTO BY AYANNA KINSALE The rural village of Matelot, on the northeast coast of Trinidad, is known as the end of the road, with its breathtaking scenery, crystal-clear rivers, nutmeg plantations, skilled fishermen and gracious people. The […]

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Group of 46 bridges crossing the state with unique history and architecture – CBS Denver

(CBS4)– Some of Colorado’s most endangered places don’t include a single location, but rather a group of 46 bridges. When the railroads removed their rail yards, they left behind steel truss bridges. Rather than removing them, city planners have often transformed them into walkways. Today, the Colorado Department of Transportation is similarly looking at bridges […]

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Group of 46 State Bridges with Unique History and Architecture – CBS Denver

(CBS4)– Some of Colorado’s most endangered places include not a single location, but rather a cluster of 46 bridges. When the railroads pulled out their marshalling yards, they left steel truss bridges behind. Rather than removing them, town planners have often reused them as walkways. Now, the Colorado Department of Transportation is similarly reviewing bridges […]

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Biden to sign T $ 1 infrastructure bill in bipartisan White House ceremony – NBC10 Philadelphia

President Joe Biden enacted a $ 1 trillion infrastructure plan on Monday that provides funds for roads, bridges, ports, rail transportation, clean water, power grid, high-speed internet and more. The plan promises to reach almost every corner of the country. It is a historic investment that the president compared to the construction of the transcontinental […]

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Celebrate the bipartisan infrastructure bill for more than new roads, bridges and jobs

Is it safe to say that most Americans are fed up with all the partisan fights that dominate the national political landscape, cause traffic jams, and virtually impede progress in the halls of Congress? No matter which side of the political spectrum you land on, you must feel at least a sigh of relief, if […]

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Biden to build $ 1,000 billion worth of roads, bridges and railroads

US President Joe Biden will sign a bipartisan infrastructure bill on Monday at a ceremony attended by members of Congress who helped draft the legislation, the White House said on Wednesday. The House of Representatives last week passed the $ 1 trillion package to improve highways, broadband and other infrastructure. It was adopted by the […]

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David Marcus: Buttigieg’s fanatic bridging remark was a bag of nonsense

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg was sharply mocked this week when asked how the Biden administration planned to “deconstruct” racist infrastructure systems in America. “Mayor Pete” responded that he was surprised that so few Americans know how many racist roads and bridges there are, particularly citing the low […]

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ACC commissioners to see first tranche of transport projects | WUGA

The transition to an all-electric fleet and $ 25 million for Athens transit operations are among the projects that made the first cut for TSPLOST 2023, but more cuts will be needed before the final list is certain. During their working session on Tuesday, ACC commissioners will see the first tranche of potential projects to […]

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Trillion dollar package means millions for South Dakota roads and bridges

SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO) – South Dakota is expected to receive $ 1.9 billion in federal assistance for highway projects over the next five years under the recently approved federal infrastructure program, according to the administration of President Joe Biden. But that’s not the only money that would come to South Dakota. The state would […]

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Rutted and poorly lit arteries, bridges dampen the Onam of Kochi

Despite the Onam holiday season, the travel problems of commuters and pedestrians do not end, thanks to potholes and heavy encroachment on city roads, bridges and footpaths. The worst is the fate of the Thammanam-Pullepady road, which was poorly restored after being dug by the Kerala Water Authority (KWA). The Kochi Corporation has done little […]

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Narrow House majority to test Democratic unity in Biden administration

After two years in power with a comfortable margin to lose votes in their own ranks, House Democratic leaders will enter the 117th Congress with new pressure to keep progressives and moderates united or be forced to work far more often. across the aisle with Republican House Leader Kevin. McCarthy. “It defines our challenge,” said […]