Chances could be as high as one-in-three that federal transportation officials will put on a fast track a request by Indiana, Illinois, Missouri and Ohio to add special truck lanes along Interstate 70.
This summer, the U.S. Department of Transportation plans to pick as many as five projects for its Corridors of the Future program. Corridors status expedites environmental reviews and other procedural issues needed to undertake transportation projects.
The I-70 truck proposal is among 14 semi-finalists chosen in February. Two others affect