Roads And Highways

Memorial Day weekend promises to return to heavy traffic on Maine roads

Expect heavy traffic on highways and national roads this holiday weekend, as travelers move in greater numbers amid falling coronavirus cases, loosening restrictions and rising prices. vaccination rate. The Maine Turnpike Authority expects nearly a million vehicles to pass through its tolls over the long weekend. That’s a 76% increase …

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Inhofe will present a draft motorway law to committee on Wednesday | New

While the Senate is still in extensive negotiations over an infrastructure plan, the senior Oklahoma senator has drawn up a plan to invest in rural roads and highways which he hopes will be included in the package. final infrastructure of the president. Senator Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., Will share the 2021 …

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Can this American city heal racial wounds by destroying its highway?

SYRACUSE, NY (Reuters) – For more than 50 years, Interstate 81 has traversed the heart of bad luck Syracuse, New York, raining exhaust fumes in its Southside neighborhood, where most residents are black and poor . View of the I-81 freeway in Syracuse, New York, United States on April 28, …

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Sonoma County unveils new evacuation zone map as preparations accelerate for fire season

Emergency officials hope the people of Sonoma County can spare a tiny bit of memory for a very important fact. They want all residents to learn the name of the evacuation area where they live so they can act quickly in the event of a disaster. And while they’re there, …

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Law Enforcement Develop Traffic Plan For PGA Tour Event In Jasper County

Local law enforcement is preparing to welcome crowds of golf fans who will travel through Jasper County to attend the Palmetto Championship in Congaree next month, Sheriff Donald Hipp said. The PGA Tour event takes place June 10-13 at the Congaree Golf Club outside of Ridgeland in the Gillisonville area. …

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Smoke from a fire near Fellsmere can cause poor visibility on roads

Indian River County drivers should travel with caution when crossing the area where a fire near Fellsmere is still burning, a Florida Forest Service spokesperson said on Sunday. Miguel Nevarez said the blaze dubbed the “tree frog fire” is 60% under control and poses no threat to homes in the …

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Road projects underway in Youngstown and Mahoning Valley

Trumbull County Bridges will grab ODOT’s attention this fall. The following construction projects are expected to affect highways and roads in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana this week and beyond. All work described is subject to weather conditions. Mahoning County Fifth Avenue in Youngstown: Between Grant Street and East Bound Service …

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Senate bipartisan surface transportation project proposes $ 304 billion for highways

“Safe and reliable infrastructure is something every American can support,” West Virginia Senator Shelley Moore Capito, the committee’s senior Republican, said in a panel statement on Saturday. In contrast, she and other Republicans were quick to reject the White House’s latest offer on the bigger infrastructure plan on Friday. The …

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Division of Highways place sign renaming the road in honor of Bill Withers of County Raleigh

CHARLESTON, WV – The West Virginia Roads Division installed a new sign Thursday, May 20, to rename Slab Fork Road in Raleigh County in honor of Bill Withers, a native of Raleigh County. Passed by the West Virginia Legislature in April, Concurrent House Resolution 20 officially renamed Slab Fork Road …

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ADOT seeks feedback from drivers on the direction of several construction projects

The Arizona Department of Transportation is holding two more public meetings on its five-year construction program. To attend public meetings virtually, click here. They will take place on Friday, May 21 and Thursday, June 3 at 9 a.m. If a commuter can’t attend the meeting but still wants to provide …

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