DOT in Crisis

The Missouri DOT and Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety find themselves in deep dismay over the current number of statewide traffic fatalities in…
July 01, 2020
Transportation officials in the city of Chicago have shut down the northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive at the bridge over the Chicago River due to…
February 12, 2019
Transportation construction work across the nation has been put on hold by the federal government shutdown, with state transportation officials…
January 09, 2019
Michael Sweeney, HNTB
Michael Sweeney, HNTB
With continued partisan gridlock in the U.S. Congress, it has been difficult for meaningful federal transportation initiatives to roll forward–and…
July 02, 2018
Atlanta I-85 bridge collapse
Atlanta I-85 bridge collapse
Gov. Nathan Deal (R) has declared a state of emergency for Fulton County, Ga., after a huge fire caused a bridge on I-85 to collapse in Atlanta on…
March 31, 2017
Chicago Bicycle Program
Chicago Bicycle Program
The American Society of Civil Engineers has concluded that over the next decade, it will cost more than $3.3 trillion to keep up with repairs and…
May 13, 2016
DOTs need to take the right steps to avoid attack
DOTs need to take the right steps to avoid attack
The transportation systems for highways and arterials in the U.S. have advanced from a collection of independently operating devices to highly…
April 08, 2016
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