by James McCarthy, Joe Bared, Wei Zhang, and Mark Doctor
Alternative intersection and interchange geometries are helping communities solve mobility challenges for a fraction of the price.
by Kathleen Bergeron
STICs -- State councils -- are a critical link in shepherding advanced technologies and business processes into mainstream use.
by Richard F. Weingroff
On the 40th anniversary of the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1973, Public Roads takes a look back at the social, economic, and environmental forces that shaped this landmark intermodal legislation.
by Jen Thompson
The Tar Heel State uses design-build-finance procurement, turbine interchanges, and superstreet intersections to speed up construction for tackling traffic congestion.
by Kimberly C. Vásconez
FHWA is taking the lead to enhance the multidisciplinary responses required when problems strike on busy roadways.
Recent statistics paint a sobering picture of the negative impacts of congestion and crashes on the Nation’s highways.
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 Kate Sullivan
Have you visited dot.gov lately? The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) recently completed an overhaul of its Web site that makes it easier for the public and industry partners to find the…
by Whitney Winn
In the morning hours of July 26, 2000, a tractor-trailer truck traveling at an estimated 65 miles (105 kilometers) per hour through a work zone slammed into a Tennessee Highway Patrol car that was…
Communication Product Updates
by Lisa Jackson of FHWA's Office of Corporate Research, Technology, and and Innovation Management
Below are brief descriptions of communications products recently developed by the Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Office of Research, Development, and Technology.