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Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-12-017
Date: September 2012
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Articles in this Issue

Federal-Aid Essentials for Local Public Agencies

It’s Federal-aid, simplified. A new online video library launched by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) offers local transportation and public works agencies an extensive directory of resources for navigating the Federal-aid Highway Program and understanding its policies and procedures. Local agencies own and operate 75 percent of the Nation’s roadways, collectively managing about $7 billion in Federal-aid highway projects.

EDC 2: The Next Wave of Highway Innovation

Get ready for the second wave of innovation. The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has rolled out the next round of technologies and practices to be promoted by its Every Day Counts (EDC) initiative.

Achieving the Bridges of Tomorrow: The Long-Term Bridge Performance Program

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Long-Term Bridge Performance (LTBP) program continues to move forward in advancing knowledge of bridge performance.

Accelerating Innovation with the 2012 Highways for LIFE Projects

The Federal Highway Administration’s (FHWA) Highways for LIFE (HfL) program has awarded nearly $9 million in 2012 incentive funding to projects in 10 States and Puerto Rico. The program promotes proven but infrequently used innovations for accelerating project completion and achieving safe and efficient highways and bridges with longer life spans.

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Updated: 09/12/2012

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