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Publication Number:  FHWA-HRT-16-004     Date:  May/June 2016
Publication Number: FHWA-HRT-16-004
Issue No: Vol. 79 No. 6
Date: May/June 2016



FHWA-HRT-16-004 Publc Roads May/June 2016 Cover Image

Celebrating a Double Anniversary

by Richard F. Weingroff

In 2016, FHWA will commemorate two landmark laws that shaped America: 100 years of the Federal Aid Road Act of 1916 and 60 years of the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956.

Leading the Charge for Safer Streets

by Tamara Redmon

Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx has initiated actions to make walking and bicycling more secure and comfortable.

Nailing the Cheats

by Michael Dougherty

Identifying schemes to dodge taxes or steal fuel—and finding solutions—will bolster revenues for constructing, maintaining, and operating highways and bridges.

A Sidekick for Rural Safety

by Janet Leli

Thanks to the creation of a next-generation center, rural agencies have a strong partner to help address safety challenges on their roads.

Investing in Today and Tomorrow

by Alan R. Hansen, Emily Lester, and Steven Olmsted

The Arizona Department of Transportation used a sustainability tool from FHWA to build a more efficient and well-balanced transportation program.

Hot Topic

by Ewa Flom



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