(12/11/2019) - Keeping Minnesota’s roadsides green is about more than just aesthetics—healthy turfgrass can improve water quality, reduce erosion and road noise, and provide animal habitat. However, harsh conditions such as heat, drought, and salt use can make it difficult for roadside turfgrass to thrive. Researchers tested a wide variety of turfgrass cultivars over several growing seasons in five states to help agencies select the right specifies for their roadways.
Workshop: Extending Pavement Life through Pavement Preservation Techniques, Strategies, and Preventative Maintenance(11/4/2019) - A new LRRB-sponsored workshop will provide an overview of the available technology and tools that make implementing a pavement preservation program feasible.
(10/9/2019) - The Local Road Research Board is hosting "A Guide to Successfully Convert Severely Distressed Paved Roads to Engineered Unpaved Roads" on Oct. 29, 2019 from 10 - 11:30 a.m.