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The Past 100 Years of Highways


When Henry Ford introduced the Model T to the public in 1908, transportation was forever changed. Automobiles ballooned in popularity and with that came the need for infrastructure capable of supporting them. The past 100 years have been transformative for highway construction and engineering, with the formation of the Transportation Research Board, the establishment of the Interstate Highway system, the engineering of unique roads, and the development of technologies that have streamlined transportation and improved safety.