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ASCE Report: Underfunded Infrastructure Will Seriously Impact Economy

Michigan A Lansing, Mich., road in need of repair. (Michigan Department of Transportation)

Failure to properly invest in the nation’s deteriorating surface transportation infrastructure will inflict significant negative consequences on the economy, according to preliminary findings from the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
September 23, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

Arizona, Wisconsin Earn 'C' Grades on ASCE Report Cards

Arizona and Wisconsin Left: Motorists head northbound toward Las Vegas on U.S. Highway 93, near Kingman, Ariz. (Julie Jacobson/Associated Press); Right: Highway 43 in Milwaukee, Wis. (PaaschPhotography/Getty Images)

The American Society of Civil Engineers infrastructure report cards for Wisconsin and Arizona reflected mediocre cumulative grades.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
September 16, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

ASCE Report: COVID-19 Compounds Infrastructure Woes

pothole A pothole on a road. (delectus/Getty Images)

The COVID-19 pandemic is negatively impacting the nation’s already blighted infrastructure sectors, according to a recent status report from the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
July 1, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

ASCE Issues C- Grade for Rhode Island’s Infrastructure

Rhode Island sign Grafissimo/Getty Images

Rhode Island’s infrastructure is at a C- grade level, the American Society of Civil Engineers declared in its report card chronicling the state’s networks.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
June 26, 2020
Government, Safety

ASCE Releases Infrastructure Grades for Mississippi, Maryland

Chesapeake Bay Bridge Chesapeake Bay Bridge by Getty Images

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the American Society of Civil Engineers virtually released infrastructure report cards for Mississippi and Maryland, both of which reflected improved overall scores.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
April 20, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

Colorado Infrastructure Receives C- on Latest ASCE Report Card

Colorado Traffic backs up on Interstate 70 near Silvethorne, Colo. (Thomas Peipert/Associated Press)

Colorado’s infrastructure earned a C-minus on its recent report card from the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
February 3, 2020
Government

ASCE Gives Puerto Rico’s Infrastructure Near-Failing D- Grade

Humacao, Puerto Rico, after Hurricane Maria Humacao, Puerto Rico, after Hurricane Maria. (Carlos Giusti /AP)

Puerto Rico’s overall infrastructure is at an almost failing level, a group of engineers determined in a first-of-its-kind report unveiled Nov. 12.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
November 12, 2019
Government, Business, Fuel

ASCE to Unveil Puerto Rico Report Card Nov. 12

Damaged roofs in Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria Damaged roofs of buildings in Puerto Rico due to Hurricane Maria, seen in November 2017. (Carlos Giusti/AP)

The American Society of Civil Engineers announced it plans to unveil a report card on Nov. 12 on the status of Puerto Rico’s infrastructure, two years after significant aspects of the island’s infrastructure were damaged severely as a result of two hurricanes.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
November 8, 2019
Government, Safety

Oregon’s Infrastructure Earns a C- on ASCE Report Card

Trucks on I-5 in Oregon Roads earned a C+. Interstate 5 outside Albany, Ore., by Oregon Department of Transportation.

Oregon’s infrastructure received a C- on its report card from the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
May 21, 2019
Government, Business

ASCE Releases Infrastructure Grades for Iowa and California

Iowa highway sign Iowa's roads received a C+ on the infrastructure report card. (seanhobson/Flickr)

The American Society of Civil Engineers’ newly released infrastructure report cards for Iowa and California reveal the condition of those states’ underlying frameworks are just average.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
May 9, 2019

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