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[ About Oklahoma Roads ]

Oklahoma is the Crossroads of America. Unfortunately we rank near the top nationally in deficient bridges and more 25% of our state highways need critical repairs. The Crossroads are crumbling.

A cornerstone of good state government is providing safe and adequate transportation. In Oklahoma, we have achieved solid progress since 2006 by increasing state funds for transportation by over $700 million, however the state still has over $10 billion in backlogged repairs needed to rehabilitate our transportation infrastructure.

Without better roads and bridges, Oklahoma’s commerce and economic development will be stifled. There will be limited access in rural communities to emergency responders, an increased loss of life and a poor state image. Additionally, we will saddle future generations with an ever-growing tax burden to fund repairs that grow more costly the longer we delay.

To change this TRUST was formed in 2005 to improve Oklahoma’s roads and bridges through legislative and grassroots advocacy, education and public relations campaigns. We are united toward one objective - to create a permanent paradigm shift in Oklahoma state government that holds transportation as the leading priority. Learn about our plan to restore Oklahoma with TRUST.

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  • More motorists, higher gas prices expected for Memorial Day weekend, through the summer

    Prices expected to increase at gas stations during the Memorial Day weekendTulsa WorldBy Mike Averill May 18, 2018 Updated May 22, 2018  Years of lower gas prices have resulted in a surge in summer road trips.And while prices at the pump are at the highest point in some time, it is still not enough to discourage travelers to ditch their plans.“The American road trip is game-on in a big way this year,” said Mark Madeja, AAA Oklahoma spokesman. “Travel the last couple of yea...

  • Local sheriff against bigger truck loads pleads with Congress

    NewsOKby DALE DENWALTPublished: Tue, May 22, 2018 5:00 AMSemi trucks with larger, heavier loads would endanger Oklahoma roads and drivers, Payne County Sheriff R.B. Hauf told members of Congress last week.The issue has popped up as the U.S. House prepares the federal spending bill.

  • Bumpy road upsets Fairfax resident

    Pawhuska Journal-CapitalBy Robert Smith | rsmith@pawhuskajournalcapital.comPosted May 22, 2018 at 4:21 PM  Fairfax resident Jerry Butterbaugh made a determined effort Monday to get someone to listen to him about a rough stretch of road west of Pawhuska on State Highway 60.The approximately three-mile stretch of road he’s concerned about straddles Baconrind Creek and is a rocky ride when he navigates it at normal highway speeds in his dually truck, Butterbaugh said.A regular attendee a...

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