Oklahoma transportation officials prepare for increasing traffic

Improvements are under way to meet the demands of Oklahoma’s steadily improving economy. Legislators are being asked to provide more funding to replace nearly all of the state’s insufficient bridges by the end of the decade.

BY MICHAEL MCNUTT Modified: April 29, 2012 at 12:57 am •  Published: April 29, 2012
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Getting a boost in funding will enable the state to accelerate repairing unsafe bridges and improving the highway system to accommodate increasing traffic as Oklahoma shakes off the doldrums of the recession, state transportation officials say.

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