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  • How much federal highway aid does your county get? (interactive map)

    Counties own almost half the nation's roads, one of every three bridges, and one-third of transit and airport systems. But they're getting less and less financial support to maintain these critical assets.

  • Elgin Sweeper celebrates 100 years of innovation and industry leadership

    This year, Elgin Sweeper, the leading manufacturer of street sweepers for general street maintenance, special industrial and airport applications, celebrates 100 years in business.

  • Work Truck Show 2014 success reflects rebounding industry

    Indianapolis, IN, was once again the center of the vocational truck universe as more than 10,000 industry professionals gathered for The Work Truck Show 2014, March 5–7 at the Indiana Convention Center.

  • 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!

  • AASHTO approves geogrid software

    Third party confirms product meets American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials standards for Geosynthetic Reinforcement of Aggregate Base Course of Flexible Pavement Structures.

  • In memoriam: APWA Past President George Crombie

    Public works professionals are mourning the loss of APWA Past President George R. Crombie, who passed away earlier this week.

  • In pictures: World of Concrete 2014

    A look back at some of our favorite images from Las Vegas.

  • Atlanta's snow crisis was man-made

    Having to hole up overnight in school or the local Target is what happens when we maintain certain building practices in places where hurricanes, tornadoes, and other natural disasters are inevitable.

  • Concrete Industry Management (CIM) Program Holds Record Breaking Auction at World of Concrete

    The National Steering Committee (NSC) for the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program raised more than $810,000 in gross revenue at its ninth annual auction, held in conjunction with the World of Concrete on Wednesday, Jan. 22.

  • Why contractors should NEVER assume anything

    The mystery over what was blocking the Washington State DOT's Big Bertha tunnel boring machine is solved: a steel pipe that was buried more than a decade ago by a state groundwater study.