Don’t Drink The Water

By Greg Sitek
Water, water everywhere and not a drop to drink …
Actually this line should read, “Water, water, every where,Nor any drop to drink.” It’s from Part II, ninth verse of “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner” by Samuel Taylor […]

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So Many Bridges, So Little Money

Bridges are critical to our way of life on personal as well as commercial levels. Imagine where we’d be without them …
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, in 2007 there were 599,766 bridges in the country; 72,520 are structurally deficient with 12,951 in urban applications and 59,569 in rural use; 79,804 are functionally obsolete. Of those, 33,139 are urban and 46,665 are rural.

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