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19th Annual Highway Report - Pennsylvania

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


Pennsylvania ranks 38th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, with no change in position from last year’s report. Pennsylvania ranks 26th in total highway disbursements, 30th in fatalities, 49th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 24th in urban Interstate congestion. Pennsylvania’s best rankings come in state-controlled highway miles (4th), state highway agency miles (8th) and urban Interstate condition (18th). Pennsylvania’s lowest rankings are in narrow rural lanes (50th) and deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (49th). Pennsylvania’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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