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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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  • I-235 lanes won't close Friday, work moved to Jan. 26 weather permitting (ARTICLE & VIDEO)

    NewsOKFrom Staff Reports Published: January 18, 2018 7:28 AM CDT Updated: January 18, 2018 10:27 AM CDTA plan to close part of Interstate 235 on Friday evening in Oklahoma City has been pushed back a week due to concerns about high winds during work moving railroad bridges.All lanes on I-235 between NW 36 and Interstate 44 were scheduled to be closed at 7 p.m. Friday for three days to move railroad bridges into place, but the work has been moved to start at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan.

  • OKDOT: I-235 closure pushed back due to forecasted wind

    OKCFOX.comby Dan SnyderThursday, January 18th 2018OKLAHOMA CITY (KOKH) — A major highway closure scheduled for this weekend has been delayed.The Oklahoma Department of Transportation confirmed to FOX 25 the scheduled closure on I-235 between 36th and I-44 will be postponed. Officials say the delay is due to wind in the forecast... FULL ARTICLE

  • Democrats to Trump on infrastructure: Show us the money

    Politico.comBy BEN WHITE 01/17/2018 05:02 AM ESTTaking serious action to address the crumbling state of U.S. infrastructure is likely to cost far more than the Trump administration is reportedly willing to spend, says a key Senate Democrat overseeing infrastructure policy.Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), an Amtrak enthusiast who commutes to Washington on the train, said on the latest POLITICO Money podcast that he hopes the White House will put forth a serious infrastructure proposal that could garner ...

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