Special Report

States That Are Falling Apart

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5. Pennsylvania
> Roads in poor condition: 14.7% (14th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 19.8% (3rd highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 53.0% (5th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 8.6% (9th highest)

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4. Connecticut
> Roads in poor condition: 27.3% (6th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 8.0% (23rd lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 59.9% (4th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 4.0% (5th lowest)

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3. West Virginia
> Roads in poor condition: 8.2% (25th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 17.3% (5th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 71.0% (3rd highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 7.9% (14th highest)

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2. Rhode Island
> Roads in poor condition: 39.7% (the highest)
> Deficient bridges: 24.9% (the highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 42.3% (9th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 3.7% (3rd lowest)

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1. Hawaii
> Roads in poor condition: 29.0% (5th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 5.7% (13th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 93.2% (the highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 4.5% (10th lowest)

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