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  • Counties maintain over 66,000 miles of roadway in Indiana (75% paved, 25% unpaved).
  • 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.
  • A study in 2016 found that only 23% of the general public would support mileage based user fees to replace the per gallon gas tax.

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