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19th Annual Highway Report - Alabama

The state's detailed results in highway performance and cost-effectiveness


Alabama ranks 20th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, an increase of five spots from last year’s report. Alabama ranks 23rd in total highway disbursements, 42nd in fatalities, 25th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 39th in urban Interstate congestion. Alabama’s best rankings come in rural other principal arterial condition (1st), maintenance disbursements (13th), and narrow rural lanes (20th). Alabama’s lowest rankings are in fatality rates (42nd), urban Interstate congestion (39th), and rural Interstate condition (39th). Alabama’s complete results:

Performance by Category in 2008    Rank

The full 19th Annual Highway Report and other states' rankings are here.

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