Interstate-Guide - 2006 Updates
- 12/04/06 - 12/08/06
- Interstate 35E/Interstate 35W Minnesota - replaced some of the southern terminus photos (taken by Chris Lokken)
- Interstate 39 - added focus image of the southbound Interstate 39-90-94 split in Madison by Chris Lokken
- Interstate 40 - revised coverage of eastern terminus to reflect new signage based on realignment of U.S. 17 and establishment of Interstate 140. Replaced coverage of western terminus as seen from Interstate 15 north and Interstate 40 east.
- Interstate 65 - replaced northern terminus photo with new one from Chris Lokken
- Interstate 140 North Carolina - for now, Interstate 140 will only be six-miles of the 27-mile planned U.S. 17 freeway; added photos of both ends as they stood on 11/11/06.
- Interstate 229 Missouri - added and replaced coverage of both termini from Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 494 Minnesota - replaced eastern terminus photos with new ones taken by Chris Lokken and Patrick Lilja; added picture of Mississippi River steel through arch bridge
- Interstate 694 Minnesota - replaced eastern terminus photos with new ones taken by Chris Lokken and Patrick Lilja
- Interstate Shields Gallery: North Carolina - added Interstate 140
- Interstate 5 - replaced and added to coverage of both northern terminus (more than 50 photos, including photos by Steve Hanudel) and southern terminus
- Interstate 8 - replaced westbound Interstate 8 perspective of western terminus
- Interstate 805 - replaced southern terminus photos for perspective from southbound Interstate 5
- Interstate 8 - added more coverage of western terminus in Mission Bay Park
- Interstate Highway Shields: Idaho - added Interstate 84 Idaho shield (finally!), Business Loop I-84 and I-90, various Idaho 55 state shields, and brown U.S. 12 shield
- Interstate Highway Shields: Montana - added more Interstate 90 Montana shields and Business Loop I-90 shields
- Interstate Highway Shields: Washington - added Interstate 82, Interstate 182 and Business Loop I-90 shields as well as additional shields for Interstate 5, Interstate 90, and Interstate 405
- Business Route 90 - added the Alberton, Montana, business loop to the list; moved most Washington state business routes to "decommissioned" status
- 07/25/06 - 07/30/06
- 07/23/06 - 07/24/06
- Updated historical dates and information for all Chicago Interstates and Expressways based on Chicago Historical Society and Chicago Library information
- Added several shield photos submitted by Bob Ellis, including Business Spur I-44 in Missouri, erroneous Business Spur I-85 in South Carolina, erroneous Interstate 55 trailblazer shield in Illinois, Interstate 172 in Illinois, and Interstate 85 in Alabama
- Interstate 395 Florida - replaced or added 39 photos
- Interstate 110 Texas - added 43 photos of both northern and southern termini, including submitted photos by Robert Lee
- 06/19/06 through 06/25/06
- 06/12/06 and 06/13/06
- Added history of all Texas Interstate Highways from Texas Interstate 50th Anniversary site
- Added history of all Kansas Interstate Highways from Kansas Interstate 50th Anniversary site
- Interstate 39 - added perspective of southern terminus from Interstate 74 east
- Interstate 40 - added perspective of historical eastern terminus in Raleigh
- Interstate 74 North Carolina - added photos of northwestern terminus near Mount Airy
- Interstate 155 Illinois - replaced and added photos of both termini
- Interstate 39 - added section about signage of triplex (Interstate 39, 90, and 94) in Wisconsin
- Interstate 41 - added appropriation information from SAFETEA-LU
- Interstate 70 - added date of completion of route in Ohio
- Interstate 75 - added Cincinnati area projects to section on planned improvements
- Interstate 77 - added Cleveland Inner Belt project to section on planned improvements
- Interstate 80 - added opening dates to Ohio Turnpike section of Interstate 80; added Kingery Expressway, Borman Expressway, and Tri-State Tollway construction information to planned improvements section
- Interstate 82 - corrected information about Columbia River Bridge and U.S. 395 alignment
- Interstate 90 - added Cleveland Inner Belt project to section on planned improvements
- Interstate 94 - added Marquette Interchange, Zoo Interchange, Interstate 94/U.S. 41 overlap, Kingery Expressway, Borman Expressway, and Tri-State Tollway construction information to planned improvements section
- Interstate 270 Ohio - added opening date of Columbus beltway
- Interstate 280 Ohio - added link to official Veterans' Glass City Skyway Bridge site
- Interstate 310 Mississippi - created page (to replace previous Interstate 210 Mississippi page)
- Interstate 376 Pennsylvania - AASHTO approved the extension of Interstate 376 west to Interstate 79; future of shared alignment with Interstate 279 Pennsylvania is unclear
- All About Interstate Highways @ Interstate-Guide.com - added Toothrock Tunnel along Interstate 84 to list of tunnels on Interstate Highway System
- Incorporated dates of approval by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) for Interstate Highways that have been approved since 1989. This includes most of the newer Interstates, such as I-73, I-99, I-140 NC, I-555 AR, I-910 LA, etc. It also includes the formation date of newer Interstate Business Routes.
- Added opening dates for various segments of Interstate Highways in Colorado, Iowa, Oregon, and Wyoming.
- Interstate 470 Colorado - created page
- Enhanced terminus photo coverage for Hawaiian Interstates courtesy of Jeff Royston: Interstate H-1, Interstate H-2, Interstate H-3, and Interstate H-201.
- Interstate 17 @ Interstate-Guide.com - added northern terminus photos by Jeff Royston
- Interstate 20 @ Interstate-Guide.com - added eastern terminus photos by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 26 @ Interstate-Guide.com - added eastern terminus photos by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 35E/35W Texas @ Interstate-Guide.com - added northern terminus photos by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 45 @ Interstate-Guide.com - added one southern terminus photo by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 140 Tennessee @ Interstate-Guide.com - added one eastern terminus photo by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 235 Oklahoma @ Interstate-Guide.com - added northern terminus photos by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 265 Tennessee @ Interstate-Guide.com - added I-265 magnet picture by Jeff Morrison, along with one eastern terminus photo
- Interstate 335 Kansas @ Interstate-Guide.com - added northern terminus photos by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 405 Washington @ Interstate-Guide.com - added one southern terminus photo by Jeff Royston
- Interstate 470 Kansas @ Interstate-Guide.com - added eastern terminus photos by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 640 Tennessee @ Interstate-Guide.com - added eastern and western terminus photos by Jeff Morrison
- Interstate 805 California @ Interstate-Guide.com - added photos showing the new local bypass configuration at northern end of Interstate 805
- Interstate Highway Shields @ Interstate-Guide.com: ColoradoInterstate Highway Shields @ Interstate-Guide.com - replaced and added over 30 shield images in 20 states
- Interstate Highway Shields @ Interstate-Guide.com: Hawaii - replaced all Interstate shield images with recent photos taken in winter 2006 by Jeff Royston
- Interstate Highway Shields @ Interstate-Guide.com: Colorado - added a Colorado 470 shield in lieu of defunct Interstate 470
- Interstate Shields Gallery - added photo of Interstate 705 shield in Washington; replaced photos of selected shields in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Washington, and West Virginia courtesy of contributors Jeff Royston, Pat Huemmer, Jeff Morrison, and Justin Cozart.
|Interstate 80 westbound at U.S. 83 in Nebraska. Photo taken 09/05/05.
|Nebraska was the first state to complete its Interstate system. Find more Interstate facts on the All About Interstates page.
|Crossing the Columbia River on Interstate 5 north. Photo taken 08/27/06.
|This bridge is one of a handful of draw bridges on the Interstate system. Find more Interstate facts on the All About Interstates page.