by Michael Saunders
The private sector is taking on new roles as States seek to meet more public needs with fewer dollars.
by Elisabeth Kolb
Researchers in New York State are studying an alternative method for disposing of animals killed in roadway collisions.
by Michael Kulbacki, Bert McCauley, and and Steve Moler
Reconstruction and emergency repairs aim to resolve longstanding ownership and maintenance troubles for a historic roadway near Yellowstone.
by Ann H. Do and David L. Harkey
A new version of PBCAT helps identify the maneuvers that lead to traffic crashes involving pedestrians and bicyclists so DOTs can select appropriate safety countermeasures.
by James Colyar, Jason J. Stribiak, Les Jacobson, and and Lisa Y. Nelson
A new FHWA handbook details the importance of managing freeway entrance and exit facilities for optimal mobility and safety.
by Nancy Shanks
A sediment storage system is helping preserve the pristine environment surrounding a scenic highway in the Rocky Mountains.
by Crystal Jones and Joanne Sedor
A new FHWA initiative applies vehicle-monitoring technologies to develop performance measures for the movement of goods around the Nation.
by Gene Amparano and David A. Morena
Bigger and brighter signs, more conspicuous signals, and wider stripes are among the innovations making highways safer for older road users.
As noted in one of this issue's articles, "An Orphaned Highway," CBS travel correspondent Charles Kuralt, in his 1979 bookDateline America, identified the most beautiful highway in America as U.S.…
Along the Road
Along the Road is the place to look for information about current and upcoming activities, developments, trends, and items of general interest to the highway community.
by Joanne Sedor
The U.S. freight transportation network moves a staggering volume of goods each year.
As a growing number of workers approach retirement in the coming years, the need for a skilled, technically competent transportation workforce has never been more critical.
Communication Product Updates
by Zac Ellis of FHWA's Office of Research and Technology Services
Below are brief descriptions of products recently published online by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Office of Research, Development, and Technology.
Conferences/Special Events Calendar