19th Annual Highway Report - Maine

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

Maine

  • Overall Rank in 2008 32
  • Overall Rank in 2007 29
  • Overall Rank in 2006 22
  • Overall Rank in 2005 23
  • Overall Rank in 2000 15


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 

  • State-Controlled Highway Miles  33 
  • State Highway Agency Miles  3 
  • Total Disbursements  14 
  • Capital and Bridge Disbursements  7 
  • Maintenance Disbursements  36 
  • Administrative Disbursements  5 
  • Rural Interstate Condition  1 
  • Rural Other Principal Arterial Condition  47 
  • Urban Interstate Condition  1 
  • Urban Interstate Congestion  6 
  • Deficient or Functionally Obsolete Bridges  36 
  • Fatality Rates  16 
  • Narrow Rural Lanes  43 

The full 19th Annual Highway Report and other states' rankings are here.



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