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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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  • House Speaker McCall Announces Committee Assignments for 57th Legislature (PRESS RELEASE)

    1/10/2019 2:25:00 PMOKLAHOMA CITY –  House Speaker Charles McCall today announced committee assignments for standing House committees and appropriation subcommittees of the 57th Oklahoma Legislature.“I am thankful that we have 101 members who are willing to roll up their sleeves and serve where they are most needed,” said McCall, R-Atoka. “The session is almost here, and there is a lot of hard work to do between now and June. I am confident that we will accompli...

  • January Commission Wrap-Up: Upcoming road and bridge projects impacted by federal budget impasse (PRESS RELEASE)

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 10, 2019PR# 19-001Rail crossing projects in Oklahoma City approvedHighlights of the Oklahoma Transportation Commission’s Monday, Jan. 7 meeting include an update on the impact of the lack of a federal budget or continuing resolution on Oklahoma Department of Transportation projects, acceptance of two awards for concrete paving projects and approval of funding for improvements to four railroad crossings in Oklahoma City.  Executive Director Mike Patterson p...

  • Oklahoma Gross Receipts Finish Strong in 2018 (PRESS RELEASE)

    News ReleaseWednesday, January 9, 2019OKLAHOMA CITY –Gross Receipts to the Treasury grew at a double-digit pace, increasing by more than $1.5 billion, during calendar year 2018, State Treasurer Randy McDaniel announced today.Gross receipts for 2018 were slightly less than $13 billion and grew by 13.2 percent compared to calendar year 2017 collections. During the month of December, total receipts topped $1.1 billion and were up by more than $135 million, or 13.4 percent, compared to De...

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