A recent report by ASCE's Texas section found that the condition of Texas roads has worsened. The engineers gave a grade of D to the state's roads and dams, but its rating for bridges rose from last year's C- to a B-. Wayne Klotz, president of the national ASCE group, said that not spending on infrastructure has a negative effect on the economy. ASCE will release its national report card on the infrastructure in March.

Related Summaries