Unclogging America’s Arteries: Prescriptions for Healthier Highways
A new study released today by the American Highway Users Alliance, entitled Unclogging America's Arteries 2015, identifies America’s 50 worst bottlenecks and finds that the very worst bottleneck, as measured by hours of delay, is in Chicago, IL. Los Angeles, CA owns the next six of the top 10. Continue reading
Excellent coverage of #bottlenecks2015 on Transportation TV, featuring AASHTO Executive Director Bud Wright
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Transportation TV News Update: New Report the Impacts of Highway Congestion
In this Transportation TV News Update watch special coverage of the release of Unclogging Americaâ€™s Arteries 2015 a new eye-opening report on the poor health...
The Highway Users Supports the DRIVE Act
Highway Users President & CEO Greg Cohen spoke at a press conference with “The Big 4″ Senators on the Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW). Chairman Inhofe (R-Okla.), Ranking Member Boxer (D-Calif.), Subcommittee Chairman Vitter (R-La.), and Senior Subcommittee Member Carper (D-Del.) and other industry leaders rallied support for the DRIVE Act, a new highway bill that provides sustainable long-term funding through 2021. The Committee approved the bill unanimously by 20-0 vote on June 24th.
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The Highway Users Strongly Supports FHWA Administrator Nomination
Today the American Highway Users Alliance applauded President Obama’s nomination of Greg Nadeau to be the new Federal Highway Administrator. We urge the Members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee to quickly issue a favorable report on the nomination to the full Senate. Continue reading