The New York Times recently posted a short article showing how bad the infrastructure has gotten in the United States and the details are quite disappointing. In the photo below from the NYT, it shows how bad the public assets have gotten across the country.
It is not a good projection, and it’s a reason that presidential candidates agree to put plenty of money into the infrastructure if they become presidents. There are some other disturbing issues from the aging infrastructure as traffic has gotten worse and worse as the infrastructure has aged. That photo can be seen below this paragraph.