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19th Annual Highway Report - Alaska

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


Alaska ranks 49th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, an improvement of one spot from last year’s report. Alaska ranks 15th in total highway disbursements, 24th in fatalities, 23rd in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 7th in urban Interstate congestion. Alaska’s best rankings come in state highway agency miles (2nd), urban Interstate congestion (7th), and capital and bridge disbursements (13th). Alaska’s lowest rankings are in rural other principal arterial condition (50th) and rural Interstate condition (48th). Alaska’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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