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March 10, 2001 - Industry News

Houston Experiment Could Lead to Permanent Lane Restrictions

Will Houston be the next to restrict heavy trucks to certain lanes

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March 10, 2001 - Industry News

NC Wants Lower Truck Speed Limits

Will slowing down trucks improve the image of trucking? Charles Diehl, president of the North Carolina Trucking Association, thinks so

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March 9, 2001 - Industry News

Roads, Bridges Get Dismal Report Card

The American Society of Civil Engineers last week released a report giving the U.S. government a humiliating "D+

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March 8, 2001 - Industry News

Emergency Repairs to Oregon's I-5 Expected to be Finished Early

The Oregon Department of Transportation now expects the emergency repair of the Fords Bridge on Interstate 5, 2 miles north of Canyonville, to be finished by March 26

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March 7, 2001 - Industry News

I-15 to be Improved from LA to Vegas

A five-year improvement program begins this month on Interstate 15 between Los Angeles and the Las Vegas area

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March 7, 2001 - Industry News

Major Delays Possible in I-94 Bridge Construction

Watch out for lengthy delays as the result of a major bridge reconstruction project scheduled to begin April 1 along the Bishop Ford Freeway (I-94) in Chicago

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March 7, 2001 - Industry News

I-290 Lanes Narrowed in Chicago

The final year of construction on the massive Hillside Bottleneck improvement project near Schaumburg, Ill., will begin March 15, weather permitting

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March 6, 2001 - Industry News

Trucks Banned from I-70 Construction Project

Trucks will be banned from I-70 east of downtown Columbus, Ohio, starting today

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March 6, 2001 - Industry News

I-710 Planning Effort Under Way

Truck lanes are one possibility being looked at in a two-year study to improve traffic conditions on Interstate 710 and nearby surface streets in the Los Angeles area

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March 5, 2001 - Industry News

Northeast Braces for Storm

Connecticut banned tractor-trailers from state highways this morning as part of preparations Northeastern states are making for a massive winter storm moving into the area

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March 4, 2001 - Industry News

Big Rigs Must Detour Oregon I-5 Bridge

Starting at 10 a.m. Tuesday, trucks weighing more than 64,000 pounds must take a detour around Ford's Bridge, located at mile post 101 along Interstate 5 between Canyonville and Myrtle Creek, Ore

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March 2, 2001 - Industry News

Earthquake Closes Washington Highways

(1:15 p.m. CST) The Washington State Transportation Department has updated the latest road closure information due to Wednesday's earthquake.

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February 27, 2001 - Industry News

Maine Turnpike to Crack Down on Toll Booth Speeders

Maine state police are cracking down on drivers who speed through toll plazas on the Maine Turnpike

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February 27, 2001 - Industry News

Florida's I-4 Re-Open Following Wildfire

Interstate 4 in central Florida is now open again after being closed for 10 days by a wildfire

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February 24, 2001 - Industry News

Ambassador Bridge to Get $36 Million in Improvements

The inspection facilities at the Ambassador Bridge between Detroit and Canada are scheduled to get a $36 million expansion

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February 23, 2001 - Industry News

Oregon I-5 Bridges Reopened to Permitted Loads

Two bridges on southbound Interstate 5 near Cottage Grove, Ore., have reopened to heavy-haul permit truck traffic up to 98,000 pounds after repairs to strengthen the spans

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February 23, 2001 - Industry News

Eastern Snowstorm Causes Pile-ups

A snowstorm that swept through the East Coast yesterday caused a 116-vehicle pileup in northern Virginia

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February 20, 2001 - Industry News

Florida Wildfires Keep I-4 Closed

A stubborn swamp fire has a section of I-4 in Polk County, Florida, closed for the fourth day -- and officials still have no idea when they'll be able to re-open the road

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February 19, 2001 - Industry News

Truckers to Get Spots on PA Turnpike

The Pennsylvania Turnpike is building 10 new service plazas and re-dedicating the old ones to truckers

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February 19, 2001 - Industry News

Many Bridges Inadequate

An Associated Press analysis of federal statistics shows 29 percent of the nation's bridges are rated "deficient.

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February 16, 2001 - Industry News

Fire Closes I-4 in Florida

A 10-mile section of I-4 in Florida was closed today because of a raging wildfire

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February 15, 2001 - Industry News

Study: California Roads Third Worst

California's deteriorating highway system now ranks third worst in the country, according to a new study from Transportation California, a highway advocacy group

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February 14, 2001 - Industry News

I-78 Coalition Finds PA Highway Safer

A Pennsylvania coalition dedicated to making I-78 safer recently released year-end statistics showing a decrease in fatal crashes

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February 12, 2001 - Industry News

Emergency Repairs Needed on Oregon Highway

A 36-inch culvert beneath Oregon Highway 42 South 13 miles west of Bandon requires emergency repairs

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February 5, 2001 - Industry News

Truck Traffic Down Along Ohio Turnpike

A slowing economy is translating into fewer trucks taking the Ohio Turnpike

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