ASCE Ithaca

Civil Engineering in the Southern Tier of NY

NYS Infrastructure Report Card 2015

The New York State Infrastructure Report Card was released in September.

Using a simple “A” to “F” school report card format, this Report Card for New York’s Infrastructure provides a comprehensive look at New York’s current infrastructure conditions and needs, assigning grades to indicate how it’s doing overall and making recommendations to raise those grades. The Report Card has an overall Infrastructure G.P.A. of C- based on eight critical criteria: capacity, condition, funding, future need, operation and maintenance, public safety, resilience, and innovation.

The Report Card also individually grades 9 critical infrastructure types:

Aviation C
Drinking Water
Solid Waste
Bridges D+
Parks B-
Transit C-
Dams C-
Roads D- Wastewater D

ASCE Ithaca Section | PO Box 132 | Ithaca, NY 14851

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