(9/19/2019) - The LRRB was featured on Edina TV on Sept. 16, 2019. The City of Edina's Engineering staff is testing a new irrigation system in hopes of finding a more efficient and cost-effective way of replacing grass and vegetation following a road reconstruction project. The segment mentions the LRRB's recent study, "Regional Roadside Turfgrass Performance Testing Program." The study was recently completed and the final report is now available.
(8/27/2019) - A feature article in the July 2019 edition of Roads & Bridges shares the importance of applied research at the local level. Iterative research, the research cycle, and integrated communication strategies are all essential components to understanding the needs of your customers, implementation barriers, and developing clear outreach tools.
(8/22/2019) - The League of Minnesota Cities has awarded Steve Bot, City of St. Michael Administrator/City Engineer, the James F. Miller Leadership Award, the top honor for non-elected public servants in the state. Bot is an LRRB RIC member.