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Featured Topic: Bridges

 "More than 25 percent of the Nation's 600,000 bridges are rated as structurally deficient or functionally obsolete. More than 30 percent of existing bridges have exceeded their 50-year theoretical design life and are in need of various levels of repairs, rehabilitation, or replacement," according to the Federal Highway Administration. Along with the US Department of Transportation and other agencies; these groups work together to inform the public on the state of bridges and roads throughout the country.