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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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  • Community input sought on Moore bridge design

    NewsOKBy Thomas Maupin For The Oklahoman Published: May 18, 2017 5:00 AM CDT Updated: May 18, 2017 5:00 AM CDTMOORE — Design consultant Steven Weitzman was back in Moore last week to talk with residents about the SW 34 Street bridge over Interstate 35.Weitzman, president and CEO of Creative Design Resources Inc. of Brentwood, Maryland, presented a program at The Station at Central Park, 700 S Broadway. He gave a shorter version of a presentation he made on April 3 to the Moore City Council...

  • Trump's infrastructure plan won't contain list of projects

    The HillBY MELANIE ZANONA 05/17/17 01:23 PM EDT  133President Trump’s $1 trillion infrastructure package won’t contain a list of specific projects, according to Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao.Speculation has been growing about which projects would or wouldn’t make the final cut in the yet-to-be-unveiled rebuilding plan. A list of 50 transportation projects was circulated in Washington earlier this year that allegedly identified some of the top projects that were unde...

  • Trump Administration Is Still Talking About the TIGER Grant Program

    ROUTE FIFTYBy Bill LuciaMAY 17, 2017The White House proposed nixing funding for the transportation grants entirely in a budget blueprint sent to Congress earlier this year.WASHINGTON — The Trump administration continues to have conversations about a popular transportation grant program, which the president proposed axing in a budget blueprint for the upcoming fiscal year that he recently sent to Congress.But whether or not funding for the so-called TIGER grant program, or some incarnation ...

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