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Across South Carolina

...state already uses sensors to monitor three bridges.Six departments nationwide received a grant from the Federal Highway Administration to fund demonstration programs for innovative road and bridge work to improve safety.In other newsA WOMAN...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-02/across-south-carolina
Georgia DOT asks motorists to expect the unexpected near work zones

...officials ? began in 1999, national work zone fatalities have decreased by 34 percent.According to the Federal Highway Administration, in 2013 there were 579 work zone traffic-related fatalities, 29,000 work zone injuries and 105 worker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-25/georgia-dot-asks-motorists-e
Go 'green' with yellow

...green-to-red signal changes knowing that they have the opportunity to make a left turn once the path clears.A Federal Highway Administration study, for example, found that flashing arrows help reduce left-turn crashes by 35 percent.Think of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-06/go-green-yellow
Kia jumps on the all-electric bandwagon with Soul EV

...the 93 miles that the federal government certifies.According to the U.S. Depart ment of Transportation Federal Highway Administration, 100 miles is sufficient for 90 percent of all household vehicle trips in this country.Driving the Soul...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-12-18/kia-jumps-al
Pardon Our Mess: Fifth Street bridge

...Engineering Department. Of the 245 bridges in Richmond County, the Fifth Street bridge is one of eight that the Federal Highway Administration rated as structurally deficient in 2012. ACTION PROMISED: Hameed Malik, the assistant director of the engineering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-09/pardon-our-mess-fifth-street-
Asphalt crew repairs bump on Fifth Street bridge

...fix the bridge."Of the 245 bridges in Richmond County, the Fifth Street bridge is one of eight that the Federal Highway Administration in 2012 rated as structurally deficient. According to the administration's National Bridge Inventory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-23/crew-repairs-bump-bridge
Some Augusta bridges need repair, replacement

...cracked beams and other issues. The bridge also received a low score ? 27.4 out of 100 ? from the Federal Highway Administration.Although the bridge isn't pretty, it is not in danger of failure, Ladson said, calling it "structurally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-01/some-augusta-bridges-need-rep
Fifth Street bridge hump still an issue to motorists

...the bridge daily.Of the 245 bridges in Richmond County, the Fifth Street bridge is one of eight that the Federal Highway Administration in 2010 rated as "structurally deficient." According to the administration's National Bridge Inventory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-09/fifth-street-bridge-hump-stil
Augusta Canal gets $91,500 grant for trails

...in the state's most popular recreation areas. Funding for the Recreational Trails Program comes from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and was appropriated in the 2005 Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-14/augusta-canal-gets-90000-gra
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Group gets $91,500 for projects

...in the state's most popular recreation areas.Funding for the Recreational Trails Program comes from the Federal Highway Administration and was appropriated in the 2005 Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-16/group-gets-91500-projects
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