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Highway bridges : conditions and the federal/state role

Author: Robert S Kirk; William Mallett; Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress, 2007.
Series: CRS report for Congress, RL34127.
Edition/Format:   eBook : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The sudden failure and collapse of the I-35W Interstate System bridge in Minneapolis has raised policy concerns in Congress regarding the condition of the nation's transportation infrastucture in general, and in particular the federal role in building, maintaining, and ensuring the safety of roads and especially bridges in the United States. Highway bridges are of particular interest both because of the recent  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert S Kirk; William Mallett; Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
OCLC Number: 171310800
Notes: "August 10, 2007."
Title from title screen (viewed September 14, 2007).
Description: 15 pages : digital, PDF file.
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.; System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Series Title: CRS report for Congress, RL34127.
Responsibility: Robert S. Kirk, William J. Mallett.

Abstract:

The sudden failure and collapse of the I-35W Interstate System bridge in Minneapolis has raised policy concerns in Congress regarding the condition of the nation's transportation infrastucture in general, and in particular the federal role in building, maintaining, and ensuring the safety of roads and especially bridges in the United States. Highway bridges are of particular interest both because of the recent tragedy in Minneapolis and the catastrophic results of a major bridge failure, in terms of los of life and economic impact.
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