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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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  • Gov. Fallin Sets Second Special Session Date (PRESS RELEASE)

    Press ReleaseThursday, December 7, 2017OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today set the date for lawmakers to return in special session to address the shortfall in the current fiscal year budget.The governor set the beginning date of the second extraordinary session of the 56th Legislature to convene Monday, Dec. 18.Fallin did not file an executive order, or an official call, for the special session. She will do that at a later date.“Discussions are continuing with legislators and ...

  • Moore approves aesthetic design for bridge

    NewsOKBy Thomas Maupin Published: December 7, 2017 5:00 AM CDT Updated: December 7, 2017 5:00 AM CDTMOORE — The city council Monday night approved the aesthetic design package for the SW 34 Street bridge over Interstate 35.The bridge's art design features what is called an Arkansas Ledge Stone facade. At night, the bridge will be illuminated by programmable, multicolored LED lights.The council also was told the word MOORE will be backlit and placed on the bridge's southeast abutmen...

  • Gross Receipts to the Treasury Jump by More Than 12 Percent in November (PRESS RELEASE)

    News ReleaseWednesday, December 6, 2017OKLAHOMA CITY – November Gross Receipts to the Treasury are more than 12 percent higher than the same month of last year, extending to eight the number of consecutive months with year-over-year growth, State Treasurer Ken Miller announced today.At $893.4 million, November collections are up by 12.4 percent, or $98.6 million, compared to receipts from November 2016. The last time monthly gross receipts grew by more than 12 percent was in February 2012....

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