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Highway and Road Transportation

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  • Quinn's speed-limit bill veto adds fuel to debate

    Quinn's speed-limit bill veto adds fuel to debate
    In rejecting a bill that would have raised speed limits to 70 mph throughout Illinois' 286-mile network of tollways, Gov. Pat Quinn reignited the debate on what constitutes the safest pace for vehicles on the road. "Good for him," Jackie Gillan,...
  • State Street construction starts next week

    State Street construction starts next week
    Commuters, brace yourselves. You might want to avoid State Street downtown next month. A $650,000 State Street resurfacing project from Van Buren Street to Wacker Drive will begin next week. The project, which is paid for using federal and state...
  • Napa quake seen as 'reality check' to Bay Area infrastructure operators

    Most of the San Francisco Bay Area roads, bridges, water systems, dams and levees fared well in Sunday's 6.0 earthquake near Napa, Calif., but the damage in the picturesque wine country town was a jolting reminder of the vulnerability of public services...
  • Berlin Readies For Start Of School Wednesday

    BERLIN — About 4,000 students will return to school Wednesday when the 2014-15 academic year begins for local students. Teachers have already begun work and have prepared classrooms and taken part in meet-and-greet meetings Monday, including high...
  • State Street resurfacing will bring dust, noise in shopping corridor

    State Street resurfacing will bring dust, noise in shopping corridor
    The State Street shopping corridor will undergo a month-long resurfacing project starting next week, so businesses, residents and visitors should prepare for lane reductions, noise and dust. The repaving of State Street from Van Buren Street to Wacker...
  • Bristol Repaving 20 Streets

    Bristol Repaving 20 Streets
    BRISTOL - The city is beginning the second pas of its annual road repaving. Crews are scheduled to mill and repace Maple Avenue from Round Hill to Jerome Avenue, Arlington Street, UConn Drive, Princeton Drive, Henderson Street, Falls Brooks Road,...
  • Marylanders expected to brave traffic in high numbers for Labor Day weekend

    Marylanders expected to brave traffic in high numbers for Labor Day weekend
    Nearly three-quarters of a million Marylanders are expected to hit the roads and airways this Labor Day weekend even as the state struggles with congestion at its largest airport, on its most-traveled highway and around some of its largest tourist...
  • City, county agree to help pay for Red Line as cost rises to $2.9 billion

    City, county agree to help pay for Red Line as cost rises to $2.9 billion
    Baltimore city and county leaders announced Tuesday that they are committing a combined $280 million to fund construction of the Red Line light rail even as the estimated cost for the project has ballooned to $2.9 billion. The local contributions are...
  • Berks County road work

    PennDOT has scheduled the following road work: ________________________________________ County: Berks Municipality: Brecknock ROAD NAME: Alleghenyville Road at Maple Grove Road Type of Work: Drainage Work being Done By: PENNDOT Maintenance Forces...
  • Route 33 north closed at Route 209

    Route 33 north closed at Route 209
    A section of Route 33 north was closed Tuesday between Route 209 and Interstate 80 in Monroe County because a hole opened up in the deck of a bridge over Pocono Creek Monday night. The state Department of Transportation expects the road to remain closed...
  • Road questions remain about FedEx project

    Road questions remain about FedEx project
    Now that the news media have informed us of the date scheduled for the beginning of the FedEx Ground hub in Allen Township, can we assume that the date to begin all the road revamping will be forthcoming? As stated in several articles in The Morning...