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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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  • The good, the bad, and the ugly in the Senate’s long-term transportation bill

    Transportation for America19 Aug 2019 | Posted by Jenna Fortunati Last month, the Senate Committee on the Environment and Public Works passed a long-term transportation policy bill. Unfortunately, billions of new dollars for the existing system overshadow its notable new programs, like a climate title and Complete Streets requirements.The transportation authorization bill, known as America’s Transportation Infrastructure Act (ATIA), includes a few new, notable, programs related to Transpor...

  • From I-40 Crosstown to Oklahoma City Boulevard: State hands key for new downtown gateway to Oklahoma (PRESS RELEASE)

    Press ReleasesMonday, August 19, 2019The Aug. 19 dedication by local and state leaders of the new Oklahoma City Boulevard closed the final chapter on the I-40 Crosstown rebuild, a nearly 25-year and $730 million federal and state infrastructure investment that transformed development opportunities in Oklahoma City’s downtown.The final phase of the overall I-40 Crosstown reconstruction is the Oklahoma City Boulevard, which was opened today from E.K. Gaylord Blvd./Shields Blvd.

  • Bixby Road Project Starts Monday, Closes Mingo Near 131st Street

    Newson6Updated: Monday, August 19th 2019, 10:23 AM CDTBy: Mallory ThomasBIXBY, Oklahoma - A road project costing more than $1 million will begin Monday in Bixby, and it's expected to cause issues for drivers for quite some time.Phase one of the project will start the closing of Mingo just south of 131st Street.This project will have two phases as construction crews work to widen lanes, resurfacing the road and installing a traffic signal.Phase one is what starts this week... FULL ARTICLE

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