Other stories by Kendra Kozen

  • Is this the future of green transportation?

    In London and Los Angeles, these innovative transit projects could create more environmentally sustainable methods of moving people and goods.

  • 4 Solid Waste Innovations

    As the volume of municipal solid waste grows, engineers and officials are looking increasingly toward smarter management. Here are four smart municipal solid waste management innovations.

  • Buyers beware: Road salt prices are way up

    Communities report prices for the winter-operations necessity are almost 50% higher.

  • 4 FREE water management resources

    Drought, flooding, toxic algae … if your agency isn’t dealing with a major water-related issue right now, consider yourself lucky.

  • Short list: 5 of the world's coolest new bridges

    Each year, The Institution of Structural Engineers honors outstanding design with its Structural Awards. Here's a look at the short-listed honorees in the Highway or Railway Bridge category.

  • Ohio water crisis: by the numbers

    Toledo, Ohio, Mayor D. Michael Collins drank a glass to prove the city's tap water is once again safe. But a look at the numbers has water managers nationwide asking whether this recently signed law goes far enough in helping them manage potentially deadly algae blooms.

  • Activists, celebs speak out against Detroit water shut-offs

    Several organizations and individuals have made it clear via social media that they want the policy changed.

  • Highway Trust Fund woes: the word on the street

    As lawmakers scramble to come up with a solution that will prevent the Highway Trust Fund from going broke next month, officials, experts, and pundits have been weighing in on social media. Here's a look at the latest comments.

  • It's Work Zone Safety Awareness Week!

    This annual national event is credited with lowering worker fatalities almost 40%. Recent stats suggest that there's still more that can be done to save lives.

  • 10 cool headlines from winter 2014

    Spring starts tomorrow, but before you say goodbye to the cold weather, here are the top 10 most-read stories from PWmag.com this winter. Don't miss 'em!