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  • Depending on various factors such as terrain, a new six-lane highway costs $7 million per mile in rural areas and $11 million or more in urban areas.
  • The Local Technical Assistance Program at Purdue University creates guidelines for and collects data from local road and bridge asset management plans.
  • As of August 2016, 51 Indiana counties and 9 municipalities had adopted a local wheel/surtax to augment road and bridge funding.

reports and studies

 

2016 Purdue LTAP Local Road and Bridge Conditions report

2009 Purdue LTAP Needs Assessment for Local Roads and Streets report

2016 Funding Indiana's Roads for a Stronger Safer Tomorrow Task Force (FIRSST) Final Report