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19th Annual Highway Report - Michigan

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


Michigan ranks 35th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling four spots from last year’s report. Michigan ranks 39th in total highway disbursements, 8th in fatalities, 28th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 47th in urban Interstate congestion. Michigan’s best rankings come in fatality rates (8th), rural other principal arterial condition (14th) and deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (28th). Michigan’s lowest rankings are in urban Interstate congestion (47th) and state highway agency miles (45th). Michigan’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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