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  State highway - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
State highway, and state route are terms that usually apply to numbered highways that are primarily administered and financed by a state government in countries that are divided into states.
A distinction is sometimes made between a state highway - a road maintained by the state - and a state-numbered route - a road assigned a number by the state.
In the United States, a state highway, state route, or state road (depending on the state) is a numbered highway primarily administered and financed by the state government.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/State_highway   (443 words)

  
 State Route 1 (California) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Highway 1, legislatively deemed California State Route 1, is a highway that runs along a large length of the Pacific coast of California.
Highway 1 is famous for running by some of the most beautiful coastline in the world, leading to its designation as an All-American Road.
Instead of terminating at Leggett, California State Highway 1 was originally planned to follow the Pacific coast even farther north from Rockport to Ferndale.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/California_State_Route_1   (1096 words)

  
 MSHP Home
The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control at the request of Governor Matt Blunt is assisting numerous other state and local agencies in battling the on-going cattle theft problem in Missouri.
As a result, the Missouri State Highway Patrol is encouraging all Missouri residents to monitor and pay special attention to any suspicious activity or circumstances in their respective communities and report any such activity immediately to law enforcement.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is also asking any victims of cattle theft who may not have reported the incident to come forward and report the theft.
www.mshp.dps.missouri.gov /MSHPWeb/Root   (1057 words)

  
 California State Highway 17 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Highway 17, legislatively deemed California State Route 17, is a freeway and expressway that runs between San Jose, California and Santa Cruz, California.
Until 1983, Highway 17 extended from its current southern terminus at California State Route 1 in Santa Cruz through Oakland and across the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge to San Rafael, California.
Additionally, Highway 17 between Interstate 280 in San Jose and the freeway's new northern terminus in Oakland was re-designated as Interstate 880 later that year.
www.losgatos.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/California_State_Highway_17   (482 words)

  
 STATE HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE
One hundred percent of all additional State highway maintenance appropriations and executive authorizations in excess of 95% of the total of all counties' base allocations.
The total highway maintenance appropriations and executive authorizations received by a county maintenance district for either fiscal year 1978-1979 or, based on the best current information available to the department and certified by the Governor as of May 21, 1980, fiscal year 1979-1980, whichever is greater.
The number of square feet of State highway bridge deck in each county as a proportion of the total amount of square feet of State highway bridge deck in this Commonwealth.
members.aol.com /StatutesP1/75.Cp.91.html   (850 words)

  
 NC Department of Crime Control and Public Safety
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol's primary mission is to reduce collisions and make the highways of North Carolina as safe as possible.
In 2004, the State Highway Patrol arrested 26,005 people for driving while impaired, seized $10 million worth of drugs, and investigated 1,119 fatal collisions on North Carolina highways.
The Highway Patrol continues to promote highway safety through education and enforcement.
www.nccrimecontrol.org /Index2.cfm?a=000003,000014   (226 words)

  
 Unofficial Oklahoma State Highway Page
An important role of highways was the improving of commerce between cities and city and country.
Highways ran through many of Oklahoma's cities, and the more important cities had the highway routes published in the Official Map.
The highway number depicted on them, OK4, was the original name of the north-south highway that bisected the state.
www.wkinsler.com /highways   (478 words)

  
 California Highways (www.cahighways.org): State Highway Types
Any highway which is acquired, laid out, constructed, improved or maintained as a State highway pursuant to constitutional or legislative authorization.
A highway in respect to which the owners of abutting lands have no right or easement of access to or from their abutting lands or in respect to which such owners have only limited or restricted right or easement of access.
The projects shall be on eligible routes identified and be located outside the boundaries of urbanized areas of over 50,000 population as designated by the most recent census of the Bureau of the Census, except as necessary to provide connections for continuation of the routes within those urban areas.
www.cahighways.org /stypes.html   (592 words)

  
 Ohio State Highway Patrol -- Recruitment
Your application for the position of Ohio State Highway Patrol Trooper is the first step in the employment process.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol is an equal opportunity employer.
A complete medical examination will be conducted by a licensed physician at the Ohio State Highway Patrol Academy in Columbus, Ohio to determine your fitness to perform the duties of a state trooper.
www.statepatrol.ohio.gov /jointheOSHP.htm   (1748 words)

  
 Illinois State Police Home Page
In his proposed fiscal year 2007 budget for the Illinois State Police, Governor Rod R. Blagojevich continues to invest in frontline personnel and technology to keep the public safe, including an aggressive new initiative that will lead to significantly faster and more efficient DNA testing in the long term.
Law enforcement agencies across Illinois have been awaiting the Illinois Department of Transportation’s (IDOT) report on the issue of "bias-based policing" or, more commonly, "racial profiling." The IDOT, as mandated by Governor Blagojevich and the General Assembly, was tasked with collecting data on all traffic stops conducted by Illinois law enforcement agencies.
The Illinois State Police (ISP) supported the initial legislation and applauds this data collection initiative and considers it the logical first step in addressing this issue.
www.isp.state.il.us   (381 words)

  
 State Highway Routes
In 1964, a major renumbering of state routes occured to reconcile the legislative numbers with the sign numbers.
Today there are almost 300 numbered routes in the state, with some being as short as one mile while others, like Route 1, cover most of the length of the state.
Highway 252 was to be a freeway connecting I-5 and I-805 just south of Downtown San Diego.
www.gbcnet.com /roads/state.html   (435 words)

  
 Hawaii State Highway 63   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Hawaii State Highway 63, known as Likelike Highway, is one of three main highways passing through the Ko'olau mountain on the island of O‘ahu, Hawai‘i.
The highway passes through the Wilson Tunnel, and takes commuters from the towns of Kāne‘ohe and Kailua on the windward (northeast) side of the island, through Kalihi Valley into Honolulu on the leeward (south) side of the island.
Likelike Highway (pronounced LEE-keh-LEE-keh) is named for Hawaiian Princess Miriam Likelike, sister of King David Kalākaua.
www.tocatch.info /en/Likelike_Highway.htm   (116 words)

  
 Michigan Highways: Highways 20 through 29
M-22 is one of a handful of Michigan state highways which have a pronounced change in direction at some point along their route.
Willbanks states that the of State Highway Dept. decided instead to build the current limited-access freeway bypass futher away from town in order to have enough room for interchanges and right-of-way.
Even earlier than its days as a state highway, the general route of what became M-26 in the 20th Century was a federal military road in the previous century.
www.michiganhighways.org /listings/MichHwys20-29.html   (15111 words)

  
 Delaware Highways @ AARoads
Additionally the Cecil County Highways pages are now complete and added to AARoadtrips to join the rest of our Maryland coverage on the web.
A doubling of the state population since 1970 brings the total to 786,189 as of the 2000 census.
In that time period, Interstate 95 expands from six to eight lanes, tolls for the Delaware Turnpike interchanges are removed, and the completed 53-mile SR 1 Turnpike now travels between Dover and the Wilmington metropolitan area.
www.aaroads.com /delaware   (429 words)

  
 Sunrise Highway (NY 27)
The original Sunrise Highway was constructed as a four-to-six lane, at-grade arterial highway from southern Queens east to Massapequa, Nassau County in the 1920's.
The highway, which carries the NY 27 designation, was extended to Great River, Suffolk County (in the area of Connetquot State Park) by 1940, and to Phyllis Drive in East Patchogue by 1953.
Proponents of a limited-access highway in the Hamptons refused to capitulate.
www.nycroads.com /roads/sunrise   (4488 words)

  
 Iowa State Patrol Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
These roadways consist of interstates, state highways and secondary county roads.
In addition to traffic responsibilities State Troopers may be called to assist during major incidents or occurrences in Iowa - such as prison riots, labor disputes and natural disasters such as tornadoes, and flooding.
The Iowa State Patrol is composed of four areas with sixteen district offices throughout the state.
www.state.ia.us /government/dps/isp   (204 words)

  
 Don't Waste our State: Adopt-A-Highway
Scenic and litter-free highways say "welcome" to visitors and make us proud to be Minnesotans.
To adopt a highway, contact the Adopt-a-Highway coordinator in the Mn/DOT office closest to you.
Pick-A-Highway is a one-time litter picking activity on an assigned segment of state highway.
www.dot.state.mn.us /adopt   (380 words)

  
 RSMO-Chapter 227
Zach Wheat Memorial Highway, portion of state highway 13 in Caldwel
highway 44 in Newton County and portion of U.S. Highway 71 in
Highway A between the city of Mansfield and the city of Macomb.
www.moga.state.mo.us /statutes/C227.HTM   (639 words)

  
 Delaware State Routes @ AARoads
There are 59 signed state highways within the state of Delaware.
In addition to the Interstate, U.S., and State highway system in Delaware, a fourth numbering system can be found when traveling upon Diamond State roadways.
However in rural portions of the state the reference numbers act as default road names.
www.aaroads.com /delaware/state_routes.htm   (297 words)

  
 California Highways   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
If you have questions concerning operation of the state highways, or that are of a legal or regulatory nature, please contact Caltrans directly at http://www.dot.ca.gov/.
They identify, year by year, when each portion of a route was added or deleted to the state highway system.
The historic US highways of California have the same magic that Route 66 has, although much of theirs is still waiting to be rediscovered.
www.cahighways.org   (829 words)

  
 Missouri State Highway Patrol
The mission of the Missouri State Highway Patrol is to provide "Service and Protection" for all individuals living or traveling through the state.
It is the policy of the Missouri State Highway Patrol to recognize and support victim/witness assistance programs as essential elements to effective law enforcement.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is concerned about the problems victims of an alcohol/drug related traffic crash may experience.
mova.missouri.org /members/moshp.htm   (123 words)

  
 WHP home page
At full staff, there are about 190 uniformed officers and many other Wyoming Highway Patrol personnel who continually make a big highway safety difference — day in and day out all across Wyoming.
And while there is this "Field Operations" front line of highway safety support, there is much more to the highway patrol.
The Wyoming Highway Patrol commissioned its newest nine troopers in ceremonies on Feb 10 in Cheyenne.
whp.state.wy.us   (383 words)

  
 SCDPS | South Carolina Highway Patrol
The mission of the South Carolina Highway Patrol is to provide equitable service and protection, uphold the laws of the constitutions of the United States and the State of South Carolina in order to promote a safe and secure environment for the public.
If you would like a trooper to speak on highway safety issues at your school, civic organization or church, please click here.
We have specially designed half cars, which are retired Highway Patrol cruisers redesigned to allow a person to view the proper technique for installing child safety seats.
www.schp.org   (184 words)

  
 OKHighways.com -- State Highway Terminus Gallery
Highways go through varied landscapes, from mountains to deserts, from cities to farmlands, and from forests to plains.
The OKHighways.com Terminus Gallery showcases all of Oklahoma's state highways, from OK 1 to OK 412P, and everything else in between.
Each of Oklahoma's 199 state highways' terminus points have been covered both here at OKHighways and by Martin McMahon at Roadklahoma.
www.okhighways.com /terminus.html   (855 words)

  
 Ohio Department of Transportation Front Page
This program allows local governments and civic groups to beautify the highway gateways into their communities, and at the same time, helps ODOT concentrate their efforts on highway repairs.
State Seeks Input on Corridor Crash Problems Three state agencies are seeking the public’s input on seven highway corridors with crashes and fatalities above the statewide average.
Ohio's new new highway map is packed with stories related to transportation in Ohio and interesting facts about the state's people and history.
www.dot.state.oh.us   (2219 words)

  
 State Highway System
To be sure the more than 34,000 miles of state roads are safe and operate at peak efficiency, the DOH performs many functions, such as highway research, traffic regulation, right-of-way acquisition, safety and weight enforcement, and dissemination of
Maintaining and improving the state highway system is the DOH’s top priority.
The DOH is also responsible for roadside development and outdoor advertising that foster economic growth adjacent to state roads.
www.wvdot.com /3_roadways/3b_statehwys.htm   (155 words)

  
 Michigan Highways: The Great Routes of the Great Lakes State
Welcome to the Michigan Highways website, a personal creation of one person and dedicated to the past, present and future of the Michigan State Trunkline system as well as other highways and routes throughout the Great Lakes State.
It is also meant to change as the state trunkline system changes.
A major part of this website are the Highway Listings which contain information on every state trunkline in Michigan, as well as some other non-state-maintained routes.
www.michiganhighways.org   (294 words)

  
 New York State Highway Termini
As a lifelong resident of the Empire State
and I can say this is a good representation of what the state has to offer in terms of end photos.
Use of photographs without the permission of the photographer is prohibited.
www.gribblenation.net /nyends   (122 words)

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