Special Report

States That Are Falling Apart

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40. Tennessee
> Roads in poor condition: 3.3% (15th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 4.7% (8th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 22.2% (24th highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $270 (5th lowest)

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39. Wyoming
> Roads in poor condition: 2.4% (9th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 9.9% (18th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 6.0% (8th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $1,241 (3rd highest)

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38. Utah
> Roads in poor condition: 4.2% (21st lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 2.9% (5th lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 29.1% (12th highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $399 (14th lowest)

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37. Montana
> Roads in poor condition: 3.2% (12th lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 9.7% (20th highest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 6.6% (10th lowest)
> State highway spending per driver: $934 (4th highest)

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36. Kentucky
> Roads in poor condition: 1.7% (3rd lowest)
> Deficient bridges: 7.8% (23rd lowest)
> Dams at high hazard risk: 24.8% (19th highest)
> State highway spending per driver: $825 (8th highest)