MAINTENANCE PRACTICES FOR LOCAL ROADS. VOLUME I - MAINTENANCE TECHNIQUES

This manual is one of a series of four manuals designed to aid municipalities in Pennsylvania to administer, manage, and conduct road maintenance activities. The objectives of the manual are to help municipal administrators and engineers to: Maintain both paved and unpaved roadway surfaces; Resurface and rehabilitate surfaces; Maintain and improve drainage; Maintain and place signs, pavement markings, and other traffic control devices; Maintain bridges; Conduct other maintenance activities such as street sweeping, weed control, and mowing; Remove snow and control ice; and Find sources for more detailed information and training. The manual contains chapters on maintenance of the road surface, overlays and rehabilitation, drainage, traffic engineering and safety devices, bridges, roadside maintenance, snow and ice control, and traffic control in work zones.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Pennsylvania State University, University Park

    Pennsylvania Transportation Institute, Transportation Research Building
    University Park, PA  United States  16802

    Pennsylvania Department of Transportation

    Office of Research and Special Studies, P.O. Box 2926
    Harrisburg, PA  United States  17120

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Kilareski, W P
    • Brydia, R E
    • Lewis, V P
  • Publication Date: 1994-6

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 282 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00720194
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: FHWA/PA 94-0200, PADOT Res Proj SS-051
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 16 1996 12:00AM