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19th Annual Highway Report - Nebraska

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


Nebraska ranks 5th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, improving two spots from last year’s report. Nebraska ranks 9th in total highway disbursements, 19th in fatalities, 27th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 22nd in urban Interstate congestion. Nebraska’s best rankings come in urban Interstate condition (1st), rural Interstate condition (1st), administrative disbursements (9th) and total disbursements (9th). Nebraska’s lowest rankings are in rural other principal arterial condition (34th) and state-controlled highway miles (28th). Nebraska’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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