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19th Annual Highway Report - Arkansas

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


Arkansas ranks 29th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, an improvement of three spots from last year’s report. Arkansas ranks 6th in total highway disbursements, 46th in fatalities, 19th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 29th in urban Interstate congestion. Arkansas’s best rankings come in administrative disbursements (2nd), total disbursements (6th), and maintenance disbursements (7th). Arkansas’s lowest rankings are in fatality rates (46th) and narrow rural lanes (44th). Arkansas’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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