Special Report

States That Are Falling Apart

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30. Illinois
> Roads in poor condition: 10.5% (17th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 8.4% (25th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 14.4% (17th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 8.0% (13th highest)

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29. Nevada
> Roads in poor condition: 3.6% (7th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 1.6% (the lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 28.2% (14th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 4.2% (8th lowest)

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28. Oklahoma
> Roads in poor condition: 11.3% (16th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 15.0% (8th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 8.8% (13th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 8.7% (7th highest)

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27. Kentucky
> Roads in poor condition: 3.3% (5th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 8.1% (24th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 24.8% (19th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 8.2% (11th highest)

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26. Utah
> Roads in poor condition: 5.5% (16th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 3.1% (5th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 29.1% (12th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 5.1% (16th lowest)

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