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19th Annual Highway Report - Virginia

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


Virginia ranks 18th in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling six spots from last year’s report. Virginia ranks 8th in total highway disbursements, 11th in fatalities, 32nd in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 18th in urban Interstate congestion. Virginia’s best rankings come in rural Interstate condition (1st), state-controlled highway miles (3rd) and capital and bridge disbursements (4th). Virginia’s lowest rankings are in narrow rural lanes (45th) and deficient or functionally obsolete bridges (32nd). Virginia’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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