From the summary:
We often hear the nation’s infrastructure is crumbling, but state highway conditions are the best they’ve been in 19 years, according to Reason Foundation’s 19th Annual Highway Report. Unfortunately, the recession is partly responsible for the improvement in road conditions: people are driving less which has helped slow pavement deterioration and reduced traffic congestion and fatalities.
– High Resolution Figures and Charts
– Complete Tables for 19th Annual Highway Report
– Highway Deaths Fall To Lowest Level Since 1950
Source: Associated Press, September 9, 2010
– Little Progress Seen Improving Nation’s Infrastructure
Source: Melissa Block, NPR, All Things Considered, September 9, 2010