Special Report

States That Are Falling Apart

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10. Connecticut
> Roads in poor condition: 5.6% (23rd highest)
> Deficient bridges: 7.8% (24th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 58.0% (4th highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $446 (19th lowest)

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9. Iowa
> Roads in poor condition: 8.9% (11th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 20.9% (2nd highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 2.6% (2nd lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $684 (12th highest)

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8. Massachusetts
> Roads in poor condition: 17.4% (3rd highest)
> Deficient bridges: 9.3% (21st highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 22.9% (22nd highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $495 (25th highest)

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7. New Jersey
> Roads in poor condition: 17.3% (4th highest)
> Deficient bridges: 8.8% (22nd highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 27.3% (16th highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $516 (22nd highest)

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6. Alaska
> Roads in poor condition: 18.9% (2nd highest)
> Deficient bridges: 10.5% (15th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 26.2% (18th highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $2,374 (the highest)

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