11th International Conference on Low Volume Roads and Peer Exchange

The focus of this pooled fund project will be to encourage States and other agency participation in the Low Volume Roads Conference. The primary activities of this pooled fund project are technology exchange, information sharing, and the facilitation of partnering relationships among state agencies, Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and other appropriate associations. Specifically this pooled fund will: (1) Provide communication and information sharing among member states. Discuss research, development and technology transfer needs in the areas of design, construction, maintenance, and safety on low volume roads and provide research ideas to Transportation Research Board (TRB) in connection with the 2015 11th Low Volume Roads (LVR) Conference. (2) 11th International Low Volume Roads Conference: Provide a technology and knowledge exchange forum to enhance the practical knowledge of conference participants concerning low volume road management with a focus on encouraging State Department of Transportation (DOT) participation in the conference. (3) State DOT Meeting on Low Volume Road Issues: Provide a technology and knowledge exchange forum focused on State DOT Low Volume Road Issues during a workshop at the conference. Topics may include agency collaboration, funding, asset management, shared Right of Way (ROW)/utilities, safety programs, emergency response, training and certifications, maintenance of traffic, federal oversight, standards and specifications, contracting methods, environmental issues, energy development, maintenance, material sources and quality, and bonding.


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  • Status: Completed
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Wyoming Department of Transportation

    5300 Bishop Boulevard
    Cheyenne, WY  United States  82009-3340

    Illinois Department of Transportation

    2300 S. Dirksen Parkway
    Springfield, IL  United States  62764

    New York State Department of Transportation

    50 Wolf Road
    Albany, NY  United States  12232

    Virginia Department of Transportation

    1401 East Broad Street
    Richmond, VA  United States  23219

    Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

    Keystone Building
    400 North Street
    Harrisburg, PA  United States  17120

    Ohio Department of Transportation

    Research Program
    1980 West Broad Street
    Columbus, OH  United States  43223

    Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development

    P.O. Box 94245
    1201 Capitol Access Road
    Baton Rouge, LA  United States  70804-9245

    Iowa Department of Transportation

    800 Lincoln Way
    Ames, IA  United States  50010
  • Project Managers:

    Goetz, Vanessa

  • Start Date: 20141021
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 0
  • Source Data: RiP Project 37352

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01570472
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Highway Administration
  • Contract Numbers: TPF-5(310)
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 22 2015 1:01AM