Civil engineers say Texas’ infrastructure needs maintenance, money

When Texas civil engineers took a hard look at the state’s infrastructure this year, they graded it a solid C — but with a whole lot more D’s and D minuses than B pluses, and not a single A on this report card.

The Texas Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers presented the 2012 report card on Thursday in Fort Worth. The state was downgraded in particular for a lack of maintenance planning and sustainable funding.


About Austin Bureau

News of statewide interest from the reporters of the Dallas Morning News.
This entry was posted in Governance, Taxes, Texas and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s