Strengthening Our World-Class Highway System

FHWA By the Numbers

615,000+
Bridges Nationwide
$1.5 Billion+
In Emergency Relief
11.9 Billion Tons
Freight Carried on America's Highways
500,000
Traffic Incident Responders Trained

Every Day Counts

EDC is a State-based model that identifies and rapidly deploys proven, yet underutilized innovations that make our transportation system adaptable, sustainable, equitable and safer for all. Proven innovations promoted through EDC facilitate greater efficiency at the State, Local and Tribal levels, saving time, money, and resources to ensure our infrastructure is built better, faster, and smarter.

Safety for All Users, Efficient Project Delivery, Equitable Transportation System, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure

About FHWA

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) provides stewardship over the construction, maintenance and preservation of the Nation's highways, bridges and tunnels.

FHWA also conducts research and provides technical assistance to state and local agencies to improve safety, mobility, and to encourage innovation.

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Publications

Autumn 2021
Public Roads Magazine

November/December 2021
Innovator

Fall 2021
Safety Compass

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