On September 26, we issued our report on the growth in highway construction and maintenance costs. Our audit was conducted at the request of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
On August 16, 2007, we issued our report, “Initial Assessment of the Central Artery/Tunnel Project Stem to Stern Safety Review.” This assessment is part of our ongoing independent oversight as requested by the Massachusetts Congressional delegat
FRA Can Improve Highway-Rail Grade Crossing Safety by Ensuring Compliance With Accident Reporting Requirements and Addressing Sight Obstructions
On May 3, 2007, we issued our fourth audit report on the Federal Railroad Administration's (FRA) activities to oversee safety at the Nation's highway-rail grade crossings (grade crossings).
On March 28, we issued report on FHWA's oversight of value engineering in the Federal-aid highway program and its effectiveness.
On March 27, we issued a report assessing the actions that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts took to identify and remove any contractors that lacked independence in performing Central Artery/Tunnel (CA/T) Project inspection duties.
On March 6, we issued our report on opportunities for FHWA to free up unneeded funds on highway projects in five states affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita (Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas).