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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.

Recent Episodes

What the Interstate Highway System has done for the U.S. and what the future holdsApril 16, 2021 Episode artwork President Biden’s infrastructure plan — some history and contextApril 09, 2021 Episode artwork Is Infrastructure Week about to be more than a punchline?March 30, 2021 Episode artwork One more time: Fewer people on the roads but more fatal crashes. Why?March 25, 2021 Episode artwork What the stimulus bill means for transportationMarch 11, 2021 Episode artwork The grades are in: U.S. roads get a D+ March 05, 2021 Episode artwork Trailblazers in Michigan transportationFebruary 23, 2021 Episode artwork What is bridge bundling?February 11, 2021 Episode artwork Why is MDOT naming snowplows? Thank the ScotsJanuary 29, 2021 Episode artwork What to expect in transportation from a Biden administrationJanuary 25, 2021 Episode artwork Police see dramatic rise in speeds, fatal crashes during pandemicJanuary 13, 2021 Episode artwork MDOT year in review with Director Paul C. AjegbaDecember 30, 2020 Episode artwork Mayor Pete for U.S. transportation secretary December 18, 2020 Episode artwork Gordie Howe International Bridge and the future of DelrayDecember 14, 2020 Episode artwork Planning to clear snow from roads during a pandemicDecember 04, 2020 Episode artwork Why automated vehicle advocates say the FCC dealt the nation a setback on safetyNovember 20, 2020 Episode artwork Detroit Free Press reporter Kristi Tanner talks about challenges facing Michigan bridges October 29, 2020 Episode artwork Podcast focuses on worker deaths on road construction projects with Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and MDOT maintenance supervisor Steve WesselsOctober 22, 2020 Episode artwork Why are crash deaths on the rise despite fewer vehicles on the road? October 02, 2020 Episode artwork Maintaining Bridges In An Era Of Climate VolatilitySeptember 24, 2020 Episode artwork First bonds sold to fuel Gov. Whitmer’s Rebuilding Michigan planSeptember 10, 2020 Episode artwork Freeway Of LoveAugust 26, 2020 Episode artwork Announcing a first-of-its-kind connected corridorAugust 14, 2020 Episode artwork A conversation with tolling proponent Baruch Feigenbaum, Reason FoundationJuly 16, 2020 Episode artwork Meet Trevor Pawl, Michigan’s chief mobility officerJuly 07, 2020 Episode artwork