American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials

Years of Under Investment

Years of under-investment are taking a toll on our system and on our lives.

In 2006 America invested $92 billion in highway and transit capital improvements, but one congressional study says this is a drop in the bucket – and we need to spend three times as much annually as we do today to significantly improve the highway, transit, passenger rail and freight system.


Increased costs to motorists

Increased costs to taxpayers due to rising construction costs


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