Road Crews Working In Excessive Heat
A big shout out to the hard working Americans doing their part to keep our roads going so the supply chain of goods keeps flowing. Thank You!
Bonneville Boulevard Has Reopened After a Lengthy Repair Job
Going from the Avenues to the Capitol Hill area is possible. Hillside roadwork(Image is author's) After what seemed to be a water main problem, repairs were begun on the upper part of Bonneville Boulevard not far from where the one-way road begins in the Avenues of Salt Lake City. The road has been closed for weeks while crews made repairs.
How Much Unmaintained Roads Cost NJ Drivers
37% of roads in New Jersey are in poor condition costing each motorist $713 per year. An in-depth look at NJ roads and our countries infrastructure. According to the 2021 Report Card For America’s Infrastructure, 37 % of roads in New Jersey are in poor condition. Each NJ motorist pays an average of $713 per year in costs due to driving on roads in poor condition.
Report the potholes
We will have six more weeks of winter according to the scraggly groundhog. Many of us across the country have had a ton of actual snow or too many inches of sleet and freezing rain with or instead of snow. We are already sick of shoveling and ice picking; buying and tossing salt or other deicing solutions on our driveways and sidewalks. Loud applause to the public and private Plow people in keeping our streets safe. You need a raise.
Two Charged for Setting Fire Under GS Parkway and Burglarizing NJ Turnpike Authority
Two minors were charged for burglarizing an NJ Turnpike Authority building and setting a fire under the GS parkway that caused a 12-hour closure. Two unidentified minors from Ocean County have been charged for purposely setting fire to a (drainage) culvert running beneath the Garden State Parkway between entrance and exit ramps 91 North and 91 South on January 19th.
Dangers of East Hanover Avenue
An analysis of Morris County Accident Reports reveals the dangers of East Hanover Avenue intersections. On January 6, 2022, Thursday around 11:30 AM a man was struck by a car while crossing at the intersection of East Hanover and Speedwell Avenue. The man was alert and conscious and reported minor injuries by EMT as he was transported to the hospital.
NJ Tolls Increase, What Will Our Money Pay For?
Beginning this year, tolls will rise 3% annually to fund various street improvements on major NJ roadways. Beginning January 1st, 2022, tolls in New Jersey will increase 3% and continue to rise 3% yearly for the foreseeable future.
Less Common Roads
The words of a great Irish statesman have given me much food for thought in the past few days. He points to the need to focus on a goal within "a given time" and to "walk out of all the common roads." His words hit truth like a blacksmith's hammer hardening steel.
Why Is Interstate I-95 at the Top of a List Released by NHTSA?
Car crashPhoto by Dominika Kwiatkowska from Pexels. Massachusetts: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported an astounding 1.37 fatalities per 100 million vehicle miles traveled in 2020. This is the highest fatality rate in the U.S since 2007.