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FHWA and New York State DOT Release I-81 Viaduct Project Scoping Report

May 1, 2015 - in Bridges, Projects

The New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced the release of the Scoping Report for the Interstate 81 Viaduct Project. The report is available on the project website www.i81opportunities.org. It…

FHWA’s Environmental Excellence Award Recipients Named

April 23, 2015 - in Corporate, Environment, Roads

WASHINGTON, April 22, 2015 – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today revealed the 2015 Environmental Excellence…

Former FHWA Assistant Division Administrator in New Jersey Pleads Guilty to Fraud Scheme Related to Research Grants

March 24, 2015 - in People, Transportation

WASHINGTON—On March 17, 2015, former Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) New Jersey Division, Assistant Division Administrator Lawrence Cullari, Jr.…

New Data Show U.S. Drivers Topped 3 Trillion Miles Last Year

March 13, 2015 - in Corporate, Roads

WASHINGTON, March 12, 2015—New estimates released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) show that Americans drove nearly 3.02 trillion miles in 2014, the highest point since 2007 and the second-highest since…

FHWA Gives Green Light for New Mexico to Explore Innovative Contracting

March 6, 2015 - in Construction, Corporate

WASHINGTON, March 5, 2015—The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today announced approval for the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) to use an innovative contracting approach on an experimental basis…

GeoDecisions’ Federal GIS Focus Includes Traffic Noise Model Enhancements

February 6, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Roads, Surveying/Mapping

Washington, D.C., Feb. 4, 2015—GeoDecisions will feature a cutting-edge Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) traffic noise model (TNM) application at Booth #621 during the Esri  Federal GIS Conference in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 9-10, 2015. An information…

Federal Highway Administration On Hand to Kick Off Sarah Mildred Long Bridge Replacement Project

KITTERY, Maine, Jan. 6, 2014—The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) today participated in the ceremonial launch of the new Sarah Mildred Long Bridge spanning the Piscataqua River between Maine and New Hampshire. The…

Illiana Corridor Project Receives Federal Approval

December 12, 2014 - in Projects, Roads, Transportation

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) signed the Illiana Corridor Tier Two Record of Decision, marking the completion of the project's environmental planning phase. With the issuance of the Record of Decision, the FHWA supports the transportation need…

FHWA Celebrates Opening of Kennebec Bridge in Central Maine

December 8, 2014 - in Bridges, Construction, Financial, Transportation

RICHMOND and DRESDEN, Me., Dec. 8, 2014—The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration today celebrated the opening of the newly built Kennebec Bridge (State Route 197) that connects the towns of Richmond and Dresden in central Maine.…

UVM to Host New Regional Transportation Workforce Center

Burlington, VT, Oct. 6, 2014—The University of Vermont (UVM) Transportation Research Center has been selected to host the Northeast Regional Surface Transportation Workforce Center under a four year grant from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). …