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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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  • Morrissette will run for Ward 4 council seat

    NewsOKby William Crum  Published: December 1, 2016 12:00 AM CDTFormer state Rep. Richard Morrissette said Wednesday he would run for the Ward 4 seat on the Oklahoma City Council.Morrissette, 60, recently finished 12 years in the Oklahoma House, representing District 92 in south Oklahoma City.An attorney, Morrissette described himself as a "longtime servant and resident" of Ward 4.And south Oklahoma City residents, he said, are the "hardest-working and best people not only in ...

  • Dems call for transportation funding boost in spending bill

    The HillBY MELANIE ZANONA - 11/29/16 06:00 AM   Top Democrats on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee are urging House and Senate leaders to include an infrastructure funding boost in a short-term spending bill, pointing out that the increase was already paid for and approved by Congress last year.In a letter sent to appropriators Monday, the lawmakers called for any continuing resolution (CR) to reflect the increased investments for highway, highway safety and public transi...

  • Shuster Statement on the Selection of Elaine Chao to Head the Department of Transportation

    TRANSPORT, Transportation & Infrastructure CommitteePress ReleasesWashington, DC, November 29, 2016 Justin HarclerodeEarlier today, the transition team for President-elect Donald Trump announced the selection of Elaine Chao to head the Department of Transportation in the Trump Administration.  U.S. Rep.

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