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Talking Michigan Transportation

Michigan Department of Transportation

The Talking Michigan Transportation podcast features conversations with transportation experts inside and outside MDOT and will touch on anything and everything related to mobility, including rail, transit and the development of connected and automated vehicles.
Episodes
Inspecting and managing bridges during a long-term funding shortageMay 20, 2022 Episode artwork Rebuilding Michigan projects take shape across the state and an update on bondingMay 13, 2022 Episode artwork New research yields surprises on traffic safety messagesApril 28, 2022 Episode artwork A pioneering agreement between Michigan and federal government for national parksApril 20, 2022 Episode artwork Even with rising costs, hundreds of road projects take shapeApril 15, 2022 Episode artwork The challenges and perils of falling ice on the Mackinac BridgeApril 07, 2022 Episode artwork Fuel tax pauses, why U.S. transit projects cost so much, and EVs saving livesMarch 31, 2022 Episode artwork The perils of decades of under investing in roadsMarch 24, 2022 Episode artwork Gov. Whitmer joins MDOT, community partners to celebrate a hurdle cleared for I-375March 17, 2022 Episode artwork Local bridge bundling pilot kicks offFebruary 28, 2022 Episode artwork A Black History Month view from a veteran Michigan transportation leaderFebruary 24, 2022 Episode artwork The Michigan tolling study, an updateFebruary 18, 2022 Episode artwork Wireless charging and yet more mobility innovations in CorktownFebruary 09, 2022 Episode artwork Big snowfall is coming; how MDOT preparesFebruary 01, 2022 Episode artwork What federal funds can mean to Michigan bridges and innovations with carbon fiberJanuary 28, 2022 Episode artwork “I’m standing on the biggest infrastructure project in North America”January 21, 2022 Episode artwork Who knew naming snowplows would be so popular?January 13, 2022 Episode artwork What the heck is an aerial mobility corridor?January 07, 2022 Episode artwork MDOT’s busy 2021 and more to come in 2022December 22, 2021 Episode artwork A veteran researcher talks about why fatal crashes continue to rise in MichiganDecember 16, 2021 Episode artwork An urban planner talks Complete Streets, collaboration and the futureDecember 10, 2021 Episode artwork $10 million federal grant will enhance connectivity in Detroit, with Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist and MDOT project manager Jon LoreeNovember 29, 2021 Episode artwork Shovel worthy transportation projects, acknowledging past mistakes and why so many crash deathsNovember 23, 2021 Episode artwork A $1.2 trillion investment in infrastructure, some historic, global contextNovember 15, 2021 Episode artwork The pandemic brought faster vehicle speeds and more crashes; is automated enforcement one answer?November 10, 2021 Episode artwork