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Rural roads and bridges

Rural roads and bridges

management issues facing local highway officials

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Marketing Service, Transportation and Marketing Division in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural roads -- United States -- Management,
  • Bridges -- United States,
  • Local government -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNorman Walzer, Steven C. Deller.
    ContributionsDeller, Steven C., United States. Agricultural Marketing Service. Transportation and Marketing Division., Western Illinois University., University of Wisconsin--Madison.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination14 p.
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17595814M
    OCLC/WorldCa39492406

      The report, “Rural Connections: Challenges and Opportunities in America’s Heartland,” looks at the condition and safety of U.S. rural roads and bridges. According to the report, the rural road transportation system faces a $ billion backlog in needed improvements to improve deficiency, reduce crash and fatality rates, and correct.   The TRIP report, which takes into account data on infrastructure across all 50 states, indicates that rural roads and bridges still have significant deficiencies. In , some 13% of major rural. 1 day ago  The nation's rural roads and bridges already faced a significant funding shortfall, and that will only be exacerbated by the looming reduction in state transportation revenues as a result of.


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