The Interstate Highway System turns 60: Challenges to Its Ability to Continue to Save Lives, Time and Money

In this report TRIP utilizes sources such as, the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), and the U.S. Census Bureau, to examine the history, current condition, and future needs of the U.S. Interstate System. Topics include: development and construction, funding, trends in Interstate travel, large truck traffic, traffic congestion and capacity, pavement and bridge conditions, economic benefits, and lives saved by the Interstate Highway System.


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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 39p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01616925
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 1 2016 7:38AM