Broadcast News Coverage | May 2019

Examples of Social Media Activity | May 2019

KJZZ (91.5 FM) | 05/24/2019
Study: Arizona Roads Some of Deadliest in Nation

KFMB-TV (CBS 8) | 05/23/2019
California’s rural roads ranked 2nd deadliest in the nation, report says

KODE-TV (ABC 12) | 06/03/2019
State of Kansas in Top 10 for number of deaths on rural roads

KSNW (NBC 3) | 06/03/2019
Study: Kansas rural roads among America’s most deadly

KSNT (NBC) | 06/04/2019
Study: Rural roads in Kansas among most dangerous in US

WEHT (ABC 25) | 05/22/2019
Study shows Kentucky with high traffic fatality rates on rural roads

WEHT (ABC 25) | 05/23/2019
Tow truck drivers share experiences on driving on rural roads

Kentucky Public Radio
Kentucky’s Rural Roads More Deadly Than Most Other States, Report Says

  • WFPL 89.3 | 05/27/2019
  • Murray WKMS 91.3 FM | 05/28/2019
  • Bowling Green WKYU 88.9 FM | 05/28/2019
  • Henderson WKPB 89.5 FM | 05/28/2019
  • Somerset WDCL 89.7 FM | 05/28/2019
  • Elizabethtown WKUE 90.9 FM | 05/28/2019
  • Cincinnati WVXU 91.7 FM / WMUB 88.5 | 05/28/2019

Bangor Daily News Editorial | 07/22/2019
Yet another reason to invest in Maine’s transportation infrastructure

Bangor Daily News Editorial | 06/27/2019
Here’s more evidence that Maine needs to spend more to fix the roads

Grand Rapids WZZM (ABC 13) | 05/22/2019
TRIP: Rural roads, bridges are in need of serious repairs

Grand Rapids WWMT (CBS 3) | 05/22/2019
Michigan’s rural roads and bridges need significant repairs, study says

  • Traverse City WGTU (ABC 29) | 05/22/2019

WXYZ (ABC 7) | 05/22/2019
Michigan has some of the worst rural roads & bridges in the country, report finds

WDIV-TV (NBC 4) | 05/22/2019
Report finds Michigan’s rural roads, bridges have ‘significant deficiencies’

WXXV 25 (FOX/NBC/WC) | 05/22/2019
Mississippi’s Rural Roads and Bridges are in Need of Improvement

Jefferson City News Tribune | 05/24/2019
National group says Missouri rural roads, bridges in poor shape

KLKN (ABC 8) | 05/22/2019
Rural Nebraska in need of road and bridge fixes

KFOR Lincoln Live | 10/22/2019
KFOR’s Dale Johnson talked with Rocky Moretti with the national research group, TRIP

Concord Monitor Front Page | 05/28/2019
Rural roads in bad shape

New Hampshire Business Review | 05/29/2019
Report says New Hampshire’s rural roads need a lot of work

Albuquerque Business First | 05/24/2019
NM’s rural roads are even worse than you might think, report says

WSOC (ABC 9) | 05/23/2019
Report: Rural roads in Carolinas among the deadliest in US

Washington Daily News | 05/23/2019
Study ranks NC rural bridges as some of the worst in the nation

The Daily Courier | 05/22/2019
Carolinas’ rural roads pose dangers to drivers

WLOS (ABC 13) | 08/01/2019
State of Our Roads: Rural NC roads among deadliest in nation

KX News (CBS/CW) | 05/28/2019
Several North Dakota Bridges in Need of Repair According to TRIP

Portland KATU (ABC 2) | 05/22/2019)
New report highlights alarming stats for Oregon traffic fatalities on rural roads

  • Medford KTVL (CBS 10) | 05/22/2019
  • Eugene KVAL (CBS 13) | 05/22/2019

Medford KTVL (CBS 10) | 05/23/2019
Travelers gearing up for holiday weekend should be aware of rural road dangers

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Front Page | 05/28/2019
Pennsylvania rural roads, bridges get poor marks

Erie Times-News | 05/27/2019
Emergency repairs trump state’s rural roads spending

Erie Times-News Editorial | 05/29/2019
Our view: Pa. roads need lasting fix

WPRI (CBS 12) | 05/22/2019
Report suggests rural RI roads among worst in nation

The Post and Courier Editorial | 05/23/2019
Editorial: How South Carolina can improve rural road safety

The Times and Democrat Editorial | 05/26/2019
Rural roads priority for improvement

Deadliest rural roads are in SC, California and these 23 other states | 05/23/2019

  • Sacramento Bee
  • The Fresno Bee (CA)
  • Merced Sun-Star (CA)
  • The Modesto Bee (CA)
  • The San Louis Obispo Tribune (CA)
  • Bradenton Herald (FL)
  • Miami Herald (FL)
  • Ledger-Enquirer (GA)
  • The Telegraph (GA)
  • Idaho Statesman Belleville News-Democrat (IL)
  • The Wichita Eagle (KS)
  • Lexington Herald-Leader (KY)
  • Sun Herald (MS)
  • The Kansas City Star (MO)
  • Charlotte Observer (NC)
  • The News & Observer (NC)
  • The Herald Sun (NC)
  • Centre Daily Times (PA)
  • The Herald (SC)
  • The Sun News (SC)
  • The Island Packet (SC)
  • The State (SC)
  • Fort Worth Star-Telegram (TX)
  • The Bellingham Herald (WA)
  • The News Tribune (WA)
  • The Olympian (WA)
  • Tri-City Herald (WA)

Augusta Free Press | 07/06/2019
Virginia ranked 15th in the nation for rural road fatalities

For Construction Pros | 05/22/2019
TRIP Report Finds 15% Rural Roadways Need Immediate Attention

Construction Equipment Guide | 05/29/2019
Rural Transportation Report Reveals Improvement Areas

Roads & Bridges Magazine | 05/24/2019
Reports says U.S. rural roads, bridges have significant deficiencies, fatality rates

Brownfield Ag News | 05/23/2019
Study: Improvements Needed in U.S. Rural Transportation System