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Oklahoma DOT Sets Bridge Inspection Process After Earthquakes

April 25, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation said it will continue to inspect roadway bridges after earthquakes, but will start those inspections at a threshold of 4.7 magnitude tremors. The department said it was "relieved by the results of a recent scientific…

U.S. Transportation Secretary Foxx Announces $1 Million in Emergency Relief Funds for Oklahoma’s Flood-Damaged Roads

June 4, 2015 - in Corporate, Maintenance

WASHINGTON – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx today announced the immediate availability of $1 million in Emergency Relief funds from the…

President Declares Disaster for Oklahoma

May 28, 2015 - in Corporate, Stormwater

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency announced that federal disaster aid has been made…

USGS Responds to Record-Breaking Rains in Oklahoma

May 22, 2015 - in Corporate, Stormwater

May 22, 2015—As moderate to major flooding in southern Oklahoma continues, multiple crews of U.S. Geological Survey scientists are in the field measuring how the recent heavy rains are impacting streamflows and streamgages. As of Wednesday morning, areas…

Oklahoma Rides the Road to Automation with Restriction Routing

March 19, 2013 - in Feature, Featured, Transportation

The movement of oversize and overweight truck loads require permitting by each state in order to ensure safety, to make certain that the loads fit under or can be supported by bridges, and to help defray the maintenance costs that these larger loads place…