Clean sweeps Minimize the negative impact of salt and sand.
The American Public Works Association's Winter Maintenance Subcommittee provides a wealth of information on running an effective winter operation.
Locked Out Federal funding has provided many resources but little direct financial support
Here, gathered in one place, are links to the plethora of reports and programs for "hardening" water and wastewater utilities, listed in the order in which they appear in the article Locked out.
Bringing Technology to Bear From monitoring for contaminants to controlling access to closed-circuit video, technology is helping water and wastewater managers make systems more secure.
Warming trendA new type of asphalt gains momentum.
The Federal Highway Administration and National Asphalt Pavement Association are also sponsoring an international conference on warm-mix asphalt, Nov. 11-13, 2008, in Nashville, Tenn.
Eliminate guessworkSoftware increases the speed and accuracy of potential costs.
Although Info Tech is the software contractor for the American Association of State, Highway and Transportation Officials' "Trns.port" suite of road construction management products, Appia is independent of the company's DOT business and was designed for local agencies. For more information about Appia, visit www.infotechfl.com. For more information about TRACER, visit talpart.earthtech.com/tracer.htm.