Research for the AASHTO Standing Committee on the Environment. Task 73. Improved Environmental Performance of Highway Maintenance

The objective of this research was to evaluate (a) how state departments of transportation (DOTs) are addressing existing environmental requirements and stewardship in their highway maintenance programs, (b) how personnel are trained so that the staff are aware of/and understand compliance with environmental requirements, (c) stewardship policies and practices that are in place and how the notion of stewardship is engendered in the agency, and (d) how DOTs are measuring compliance and stewardship accomplishments through the use of comprehensive audits and assessments.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 25-25, Task

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials

    444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 225
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Performing Organizations:

    PB Americas, Incorporated

  • Principal Investigators:

    McVoy, Gary

  • Start Date: 20110810
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20121110
  • Source Data: RiP Project 38744

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01548232
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Transportation Research Board
  • Contract Numbers: Project 25-25, Task
  • Files: TRB, RiP
  • Created Date: Dec 20 2014 1:00AM