Friday, July 24, 2009 - The Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS), a part of the Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), has released State Transportation Statistics 2008 (STS) – a 140-page reference guide to transportation data by state. The sixth annual STS covers data on infrastructure, safety, freight transportation, passenger travel, registered vehicles and vehicle-miles traveled, economy and finance, and energy and environment. STS 2008 can be viewed on the BTS website. To order a copy of State Transportation Statistics 2008, contact BTS by phone at 1-800-853-1351, by e-mail at email@example.com or by mail sent to Product Orders, RITA/Bureau of Transportation Statistics, USDOT, 1200 New Jersey Ave. SE, Room E36-109, Washington, DC 20590. STS 2008 can also be obtained by using the Publications link.