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Congressional Proposal Formally Extends I-11 to Southern Arizona

March 27, 2015 - in Planning, Roads

PHOENIX, March 26, 2015—As planning for the Interstate 11 and Intermountain West Corridor advances, Arizona Department of Transportation Director John Halikowski today expressed appreciation for the efforts of U.S. Senator John McCain and U.S. Senator Jeff…

South Mountain Freeway Gains Final Federal Approval

March 11, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate, Roads

PHOENIX, March 10, 2015—The Valley’s Loop 202 South Mountain Freeway, proposed by regional planners since the 1980s, has received final approval from…

Arizona to Add Virtual Inspection Stations to Keep Goods Moving

March 5, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

March 5, 2015—The Enforcement and Compliance Division of the Arizona Department of Transportation is more visibly known for its Enforcement Services,…

Transportation Projects in 2015 to Drive Economic Development in Arizona

February 9, 2015 - in Projects, Transportation

PHOENIX, Feb. 9, 2015— The new year is shaping up to be a big year for the Arizona Department of Transportation, as the agency will be working on several new and existing projects that will aid economic development and support the efficient movement of goods…

Michael Baker International Expands West Region Planning Practice with Strategic Senior Level Hires

October 1, 2014 - in Corporate, People, Planning

IRVINE, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014—Michael Baker International announces the addition of three strategic senior-level hires to support the company’s initiatives to boost its West Region Planning Practice. Howard Blackson, CNU-A, Senior Urban Designer/Community…

USGS Measures Flooding in Arizona

August 22, 2014 - in Emergency, Projects, Stormwater, Water

U.S. Geological Survey field crews are measuring flooding after heavy rainfall occurred in northern portions of Maricopa County, Arizona. USGS scientists and technicians are measuring high flood flows on Skunk Creek, Cave Creek, New River, Agua Fria River,…