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Highway and Road Transportation

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  • Letter: Dangerous driving seems all the rage

    Since moving to Burbank my family and I have enjoyed many things about the city. One phenomenon we find very aggravating, though, is the unfortunate preponderance of drivers who speed excessively and aggressively through completely residential areas...
  • Expressway Authority opens new SR 429 interchange

    Expressway Authority opens new SR 429 interchange
    The Central Florida Expressway Authority will officially open a new interchange Wednesday at State Road 429 and Schofield Road to serve an area where 60,000 new homes are planned. The tolled interchange, located about 13 miles from the Magic Kingdom...
  • Railroad repair closing major roads in Elmwood Park, River Grove

    Railroad repair closing major roads in Elmwood Park, River Grove
    Two major roads in Elmwood Park and River Grove are being blocked for repairs to railroad crossings. Work started May 20 at the intersection of the Milwaukee District/West Line train tracks and River Road in River Grove. The construction has shut down...
  • RDA targets $12 million for two Gary projects

    Two Gary projects totaling $12 million have won backing from the Northwest Indiana Regional Development Authority. On Thursday, the RDA board of directors agreed to review a request for providing $7.5 million toward the construction of a new...
  • Did state pave over graves to build I-95?

    Did state pave over graves to build I-95?
    The state has discovered at least 65 bodies buried beside Interstate 95 near Sunrise Boulevard, and officials say it's possible some unmarked graves were paved over when the highway was originally built and later widened. The graves are in a potter's...
  • Street muralist Nether connects the civil rights movement with Sandtown in Freddie Gray mural

    Street muralist Nether connects the civil rights movement with Sandtown in Freddie Gray mural
    The death of Freddie Gray and the ensuing unrest in Baltimore inspired a lot of local artists: Rapper Young Moose released an anthemic song and video, ‘No SunShine’; Lafayette Gilchrist and the New Volcanoes, whose show at The Windup Space was...
  • Northampton County road work week of May 24, 2015

    Northampton County road work week of May 24, 2015
    The following road work is planned in Northampton County the week of May 24, 2015: Route 191, Roseto: Lane restriction with flagging for UGI gas main work between Washington and Columbus streets from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. May 26. Bangor Martins Creek...
  • County to begin inspections on smaller bridges

    County to begin inspections on smaller bridges
    All 210 bridges on roadways maintained by Carroll County will be inspected in 2015, including 21 that are too short to qualify for federal funding, thanks a county agreement with the state that will allow for the short bridges to be reviewed. Carroll...
  • TRAFFIC NEWSLETTER: Resurfacing projects could create driver headaches

    TRAFFIC NEWSLETTER: Resurfacing projects could create driver headaches
    Drivers should start planning for a summer of delays as two resurfacing projects will kick off in the coming weeks. According to PennDOT, a Route 209 resurfacing project in Schuylkill County will start June 1 and lead to lane closures from 7 a.m. until...
  • Route 209 resurfacing project begins in June

    Route 209 resurfacing project begins in June
    A project to resurface U.S. Route 209 in Blythe, Schuylkill and Walker townships, and Middleport and Tamaqua boroughs in Schuylkill County will begin June 1, according to PennDOT. The pavement improvement project is financed with state funds from...
  • Route 946 to be resurfaced

    Daytime lane closures could create issues for motorists on State Route 946 starting Tuesday. According to a press release from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, PA 946 will be resurfaced in Bushkill, Lower Nazareth, Moore, and Upper...