2005 Report Card For America's Infrastructure

America's GPA for Instrastructure = D.
March 10, 2005, 8am PST | Abhijeet Chavan
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email Comments

Congested highways, overflowing sewers and corroding bridges are constant reminders of the looming crisis that jeopardizes our nation's prosperity and our quality of life. With new grades for the first time since 2001, our nation's infrastructure has shown little to no improvement since receiving a collective D+ in 2001, with some areas sliding toward failing grades. The American Society of Civil Engineers' 2005 Report Card for America's Infrastructure assessed the same 12 infrastructure categories as in 2001, and added three new categories.

Thanks to Monica S. Kelley

Full Story:
Published on Wednesday, October 26, 2005 in ACSE
Share Tweet LinkedIn Email