ARTBA Releases Latest U.S. Bridges Conditions Analysis

ARTBA Releases Latest U.S. Bridges Conditions Analysis

More than 220,000 U.S. bridges need major repair work or should be replaced, according to ARTBA’s analysis of the just released U.S. Department of Transportation’s 2020 National Bridge Inventory database. That figure represents 36 percent, or more than...
Federal Investment Advanced 22,000 Highway Projects in 2020

Federal Investment Advanced 22,000 Highway Projects in 2020

What happened: State governments leveraged $29 billion in federal funds to advance $70 billion in highway improvements during fiscal year (FY) 2020, according to ARTBA’s interactive Highway Dashboard. Chief Economist Dr. Alison Premo Black compiled the latest...
FAST Act Funded Nearly 110,000 Road & Bridge Projects

FAST Act Funded Nearly 110,000 Road & Bridge Projects

By John Schneidawind, vice president, public affairs, ARTBA State governments moved forward with nearly 111,000 new federal-aid highway and bridge projects during the past five years under the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act law, new research from...