Parson calls for $860 million to rebuild and widen I-70 in State of State speech

[ad_1] KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson called on state lawmakers to set aside nearly $860 million to widen and improve traffic flow on Interstate 70 in his annual State of the State address Wednesday. The massive investment in I-70 is part of a nearly $52 billion budget proposal unveiled by the Republican. … Read more

TxDOT plans to widen Grand Parkway due to heavy traffic

[ad_1] It took 30-odd years for the Grand Parkway to go from idea to reality in northwest Harris County. It has taken less than 10 for heavy traffic to compel highway officials to expand it.  If approved by regional transportation officials, which is likely, two segments of the tollway would be widened from two lanes … Read more

Las Vegas mayor again calls on California to widen I-15

[ad_1] New year, same traffic backup on Interstate 15 at the Nevada-California state line. Throughout the holidays there was routine traffic congestion on I-15 southbound by those traveling from Las Vegas to Southern California. That peaked Monday with traffic backing up 19 miles from the state line toward Las Vegas. Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman … Read more