The word road is a noun. Road means (1) a way or means to achieve something, (2) an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation.
Road is also an adjective that means (1) working for a short time in different places.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word road.
Road bicycles, also known as racing bicycles, are designed for road cycling. As such, the most important elements of a road bike are its weight and aerodynamic riding position.
Visit this signs manufacturer directory for information about sign manufacturers and wholesalers in the United States. The composite photo on this page shows assorted road signs.
The British Virgin Islands are composed of about 60 different islands; they are a popular vacation destination. BVI travel and tourism links are included on this page.
Off-road motorcycle or dirt bike riding occurs on rugged terrain off of paved highways and streets. Learn more about off-road dirt bike riding with this helpful guide.
The NHTSA, a branch of the Dept. of Transportation, has as its mission to save lives, prevent injuries, and reduce economic costs due to road traffic crashes. They do this by spearheading research into road and vehicle safety, setting a national road safety agenda, and acting as a catalyst for addressing highway safety issues. The website contains information about NHTSA, laws, safety, and more.
There are many different kinds of maps, with road maps being the most popular for travel purposes. Here you will find road maps, topo maps, and other maps for all fifty states and Washington DC.
Browse this civil engineering firm guide and directory to learn about civil engineers in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a civil engineer inspecting a road building project.
This travel agent page comprises information about travel agency careers in the United States of America plus a photograph of travel icons for air, rail, road, and sea travel.
Arkansas is the 27th largest state in the US. This site features information about the state of Arkansas, as well as road maps, topographical maps, relief maps, and airport locator maps.
A bicycle tool kit allows the cyclist to patch tires and fix minor bike problems while still on the road. Learn about different kinds of bicycle tools and find links to bicycle tool suppliers.
Bicycle manufacturers offer road bikes, mountain bikes, BMX bikes, and accessories. Find links to popular bicycle manufacturers to help find your ideal bike.
Nevada is the 7th largest USA state, bordered by Utah, California, Idaho, Arizona, and Oregon. Visit this site to learn more and find printable road, topographical, relief and regional maps of Nevada.
North Carolina is the 29th largest USA state. It is bordered by Virginia, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Georgia. Visit this site to learn more and find printable road maps and relief maps of North Carolina.
Pennsylvania is the 32nd largest state in the USA, bordered by New York, Maryland, New Jersey, Ohio, Delaware, West Virginia, and Lake Erie. Visit this site to view printable road maps of Pennsylvania.
This site features United States road maps, topographical maps, and relief maps as well as detailed regional maps of the USA. View the map of the original 13 states, as they existed after the Revolutionary War.
This United States map site provides a history of the United States along with free printable outline, topographical, and road maps of the entire United States and regions within it.
The following articles provide recent road-related news.
You don't complete a 7,100-mile, 48-state road trip without learning a few things, especially if you go in the grips of winter. A group of Edmunds editors made such a journey in December, in just seven days. ...
Dan Edmunds. Washington Times. Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 07:01:04 -0500.
Shares in Japan Display jumped 11 percent on Wednesday after a report said the smartphone screen maker was in talks for funding from Taiwan's TPK Holding Co and China's Silk Road Fund in exchange for a stake of around 30 percent.
Reuters. Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 21:39:50 -0500.
Alex Miniak's pants saved the day on a recent trip to Paris. "I was in the Gare du Nord station boarding a local Metro train when a pair of pickpockets attempted to distract me and reach into my pocket," he remembers.
By Christopher Elliott, Contributor. Forbes. Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 21:22:00 -0500.
More than one-fifth of all states are falling behind on road safety laws, according to a new report released Tuesday by the group Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety.
ABC News. Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 20:58:11 -0500.
Ever since President Xi Jinping unveiled a plan to link Asia, Europe and Africa with building projects, Beijing has hailed it as central to its foreign policy. China has turned down the volume on its plan.
Keith Bradsher. New York Times. Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 01:37:56 GMT.
Motorists driving along a Sydney road on Sunday were left horrified after noticing something disturbing hanging off the back of a boat.Earlier that day a group of fishermen had caught a 2.4 metre mako shark off the coast of ...
New Zealand Herald. Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 11:44:20 +1200.
The momentum of China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) will not slow if countries support the vision of economic integration through building connectivity, said Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat.
Straits Times. Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 05:00:00 +0800.