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Highway Statistics 2008

Obligation for Federal Funds for Roadway Projects 1/

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Bar graph, totals for each year: 2008- $16,398,939 System Preservation, 59%. 2007- $16,290,662, System Preservation, 61%. 2006- $16,027,010, Preservation, 56%.

Obligation for Federal Funds for Roadway Projects 1/

  2006 2007 2008
System Preservation 8,975,126 9,937,304 9,675,374
Capacity Addition 5,288,913 4,561,385 4,591,703
New Routes 1,762,971 1,791,973 2,131,862

1/ Data source is the Fiscal Management Information (FMIS). Capacity addition improvements include Relocation and Reconstruction-added capacity (now includes Major Widening). System preservation improvements include Restoration and Rehabilitation, Resurfacing, and Reconstruction-no added capacity (now includes Minor Widening). Excludes certain improvement types such as Safety/Traffic/Traffic System Management, environmentally-related projects, special bridge programs and other projects.

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Updated: 01/03/2012

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