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19th Annual Highway Report - Maryland

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


Maryland ranks 43rd in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling two spots from last year’s report. Maryland ranks 44th in total highway disbursements, 18th in fatalities, 31st in deficient and functionally obsolete bridges and 48th in urban Interstate congestion. Maryland’s best rankings come in rural Interstate condition (1st), fatality rates (18th) and narrow rural lanes (25th). Maryland’s lowest rankings are in urban Interstate congestion (48th) and capital and bridge disbursements (47th). Maryland’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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