Road and motorway network
The Road and Motorway Directorate is issuing a publication titled "Roads and Motorways in the Czech Republic 2009." It brings comprehensibly organised information about the Road and Motorway Directorate; statistics regarding motorways, highways, and Class I. roads; information on road and motorway maintenance; and information about the development of road and motorway construction in the country. Aside from the basic information, the book contains a compendium of general and additional information: About the development of transport performance, traffic intensity trends, telematics, accident rates, and motorway fees.
On 2nd May 1939, construction of a motorway from Prague to the Slovak border - through Brno - was started. The Road and Motorway Directorate has published the "70 Years of the Motorway in Photographs" book on the occasion. It reviews the complicated history of the beginning of motorway construction in the Czech Republic till the newest sections of the present day.