Special Report

States That Are Falling Apart

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25. Idaho
> Roads in poor condition: 4.4% (12th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 9.2% (21st highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 24.1% (21st highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 8.0% (12th highest)

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24. Louisiana
> Roads in poor condition: 16.4% (11th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 13.5% (10th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 8.6% (12th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 5.2% (18th lowest)

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23. Colorado
> Roads in poor condition: 10.5% (18th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 5.7% (14th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 24.5% (20th highest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 4.9% (15th lowest)

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22. New Hampshire
> Roads in poor condition: 8.2% (24th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 12.2% (13th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 21.2% (25th lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 7.1% (19th highest)

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21. Michigan
> Roads in poor condition: 15.0% (13th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 11.1% (14th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 16.9% (22nd lowest)
> Highway spending as pct. of total: 3.7% (4th lowest)

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