The recurring extensions avoided shutdowns of highway projects but disrupted the stream of stable Federal transportation funding.
FHWA's Federal Lands Highway Program creates a safe and effective transportation system for public lands.
A series of national conferences cosponsored by USDOT and AASHTO aims to educate transportation professionals on ways to strengthen programs against fraud.
FHWA is exploring innovative ideas for combining congestion pricing and active traffic management to expand highway capacity.
A new FHWA publication highlights proven, cost-effective treatments that help reduce run-off-road and roadway departure crashes on rural roads.
In FHWA's latest highway design competition, 12 projects pointed to better ways of building roads and bridges.
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.
Highway construction demands the time, talents, and efforts of numerous workers for meeting deadlines, safety requirements, and quality standards.
Maintaining slopes and restoring slopes, embankments, and roads after rock- and landslides is a major challenge with considerable impacts on State and Federal maintenance budgets
Communication Product Updates
Below are brief descriptions of communications products recently developed by the Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA) Office of Research, Development, and Technology.
Conferences/Special Events Calendar