U.S. Department of Transportation

Federal funding will allow step toward daily service of Amtrak’s Cardinal line through WV

BY: - December 8, 2023

A $500,000 award from the federal Department of Transportation will allow Amtrak to complete the first step toward restoring daily service of its Cardinal line, which goes through West Virginia, the Biden administration announced Friday.  Expanding the Cardinal line is one of several projects named as part of the Corridor Identification and Development Program, which […]

West Virginia leads nation in number of bridges ranked in poor condition

BY: - July 28, 2023

West Virginia is still leading the nation with the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition, according to data released last month by the Federal Highways Administration. Of the 7,323 bridges in West Virginia, nearly 20% are classified by the federal agency as being in “poor” condition while 23% are in “good” condition and nearly […]