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19th Annual Highway Report - Maine

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


Maine ranks 32nd in the nation in state highway performance and cost-effectiveness, falling three spots from last year’s report. Maine ranks 14th in total highway disbursements, 16th in fatalities, 36th in deficient or functionally obsolete bridges and 6th in urban Interstate congestion. Maine’s best rankings come in urban Interstate condition (1st), rural Interstate condition (1st) and state highway agency miles (3rd). Maine’s lowest rankings are in rural other principal arterial condition (47th) and narrow rural lanes (43rd). Maine’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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