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  • CAFE standards means cars are more fuel efficient and use less gas. Fewer gallons of gas means lower gas tax receipts and fewer funds for road and bridge improvements.
  • In 2016 an Indiana legislative task force confirmed that the state highway system required an average of $1.2 billion in additional annual funding over the next 20 years.
  • Since 1993, the purchasing power of the federal gas tax has been reduced by 38.5 percent.

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