Other Important Links

http://interstate50th.org/
An online clearinghouse of information on the 50th Anniversary of the Interstate provided by the American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials. Information found here includes a detailed history of the development of the nation’s Interstate system, historic photos and images, fascinating facts and more.

http://interstate50th.org/states.shtml#none
This site provides direct links to other states’ Web sites which celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Interstate.

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/reports/routefinder/
This online publication includes a listing of all Interstate routes, their lengths, and principal cities served. The publication is updated periodically.

http://www.tfhrc.gov/pubrds/spring96/p96sp44.htm
This is a time line of significant events in the history of highway transportation in America from 1892.

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/
The home of the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration, resource for many statistics on the development and current use of the Interstate system.

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/infrastructure/history.htm
A site which collects a wealth of interstate history.

http://www.sacbee.com/content/news/story/14268898p-15080124c.html
I-80 Convoy Retraces Historic Journey.
Link to story in The Sacramento Bee

http://news.rgj.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20060617/NEWS/606170327/1002
50th Highway Anniversary Celebrated.
Link to story in the Reno Gazette-Journal

http://deseretnews.com/dn/view2/1,4382,640187809,00.html?textfield=interstate
Traffic Gadgets May Save Lives.
Devices help mark interstate milestone.
Link to story in the Deseret Morning News

http://www.wyomingnews.com/news/more.asp?StoryID=107900
Interstate 80 Sees Its 50th Year of Service.
Link to story in the Wyoming Tribune-Eagle

http://www.49abcnews.com/news/2006/jun/21/anniversary_interstate_system_brings_convoy_party_/
Anniversary of Interstate System Brings Convoy, Party to Abilene.
Link to story and video report on KTKA-TV

http://www.nytimes.com/2006/06/25/magazine/25wwln_idea.html?_r=2&oref=slogin&oref=slogin
Article on the Interstate’s 50th anniversary from the NY Times Sunday magazine.

http://www.rockymountainnews.com/drmn/local/article/0,1299,DRMN_15_4793421,00.html
Ike’s Kin Detour Through Denver
Link to story in the Rocky Mountain News

http://www.omaha.com/index.php?u_pg=46&u_sid=2194033
Nebraska Festivities Celebrate Interstate
Link to story in the Omaha World-Herald

http://www.nytimes.com/2006/06/25/magazine/25wwln_idea.html?_r=2&oref=slogin&oref=slogin
Article on the Interstate’s 50th anniversary from the NY Times Sunday magazine.

http://www.knoxnews.com/kns/national/article/0,1406,KNS_350_4796572,00.html
The interstate highway system at 50
Link the article in the Knoxville News Sentinel

http://biz.yahoo.com/prnews/060628/dcw069.html?.v=34
Magical History Tour: The AASHTO Convoy Arrives in Washington
Link to AASHTO news release

http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2006-06-28-interstate-system_x.htm
US Interstate System Marks 50 Years
Link to story in USA Today