Roads And Highways

Colorado looks to Australia to resolve I-25 traffic congestion | Colorado News

By JOHN AGUILAR, The Denver Post DENVER (AP) – Alleviating the notorious rush-hour traffic jams on Interstate 25 south of Denver will require controlling the access of thousands of motorists to the freeway with unprecedented split-second precision previously in Colorado. That is why, over the next few weeks, state transportation …

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Tourists are back in force on the Hana Highway. Why not charge them? – Honolulu Hawaii

Last year, residents of East Maui saw a short rest from traffic for all visitors during a pandemic, which typically clogs the popular Hana Highway and interferes with everyday life. What if the state authorities charged the visitor the actual toll instead of resolving the traffic problem permanently? These visitors …

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Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Fee Bill Introduced – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 6/24/2021 12:23:00 – A Pennsylvania lawmaker has introduced a bill requiring owners of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles to pay fees to fund a highways trust fund. US Congressman Lloyd Smucker (PA-11) is a fund that does not help electronic car owners repair the roads they travel, funded …

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Delhi-Jaipur highway will soon be the electronic highway

The electric highway project that the Central Highway announced some time ago appears to have been set in motion. According to a report by The imprint, sources from the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways estimate that the first batch of these highways could be completed in 2022. The electronic …

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The troubled history of the gasoline tax shows how difficult it is to finance new infrastructure

(The Conversation is an independent, nonprofit source of information, analysis, and commentary from academic experts.) Theodore J. Kury, University of Florida (THE CONVERSATION) As the Biden administration and Republicans negotiate a possible infrastructure spending package, how to pay for it has been a key sticking point. President Joe Biden and …

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KSP will participate in a program focusing on dangerous driving behavior on highways

Source: Kentucky State Police FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ / Press Release) – From June 22-24, Kentucky State Police (KSP) officers for commercial vehicles will participate in the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s Operation SafeDRIVE (redistracted Rimprudent Ialtered Visibility Eexecution). This campaign focuses on dangerous driving behaviors that typically result in accidents …

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Biden opposes increasing gasoline tax to pay for infrastructure – WIZM 92.3FM 1410AM

WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House made it clear on Friday that President Joe Biden was opposed to the federal gas tax rising at the rate of inflation to help pay for an infrastructure package that a bipartisan group of 21 senators trying to conceive. The gas tax increase was …

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Biden opposes increasing gasoline tax to pay for infrastructure

Posted: June 19, 2021 / 3:48 PM EDT / Update: June 19, 2021 / 3:51 PM EDT FILE – On this Wednesday, June 9, 2021, file photo, President Joe Biden addresses the US military at RAF Mildenhall in Suffolk, England. The Biden administration has said it will improve its analysis …

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North Carolina: Winston-Salem City Councilor honors Juneteenth

For the mayor of Winston-Salem, Pro Tem DD Adams, the historic decision to mark June 19 as an official holiday in the city has been anchored in the heart of his being by his great-grandmother. Adams’s great-grandmother was a female slave who lived to be 115 and was able to …

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West Sussex roadworks: These roads are expected to be closed across the county this week

This information is provided by West Sussex County Council in partnership with Balfour Beatty Living Places. Please note that dates may be subject to change due to weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances. For more information visit: www.westsussex.gov.uk/travelinfo or follow @WSHighways on Twitter. Lidsey Road, Aldingbourne: Removal of road studs before …

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