Highway Bridge Program: Clearer Goals and Performance Measures Needed for a More Focused and Sustainable Program
Description: A letter report issued by the Government Accountability Office with an abstract that begins "The August 1, 2007, collapse of a Minnesota bridge raised nationwide questions about bridge safety and the U.S. Department of Transportation's (DOT) ability to prioritize resources for bridges. The Highway Bridge Program (HBP), the primary source of federal funding for bridges, provided over $4 billion to states in fiscal year 2007. This requested study examines (1) how the HBP addresses bridge conditio… more
Date: September 10, 2008
Creator: United States. Government Accountability Office.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department