Active and Completed Research
The LRRB sponsors academic and applied transportation research on topics of interest to cities and counties, sometimes in partnership with the state research program.
Search all LRRB Research Projects
The LRRB’s Research and Implementation Committee develops guidebooks, videos, training courses, field demonstrations, and other products to communicates the results of completed research.
Guidebooks are available in the research project database and can also be viewed in our product gallery Training courses are available through the LTAP program.
Operational Research Assistance Program
Administered by the Minnesota Local Technical Assistance Program, the Operational Research Assistance Program for Local Transportation Groups (OPERA) was established to encourage and fund applied research and assist in developing innovations relating to methods, materials and equipment used in the construction and maintenance operations of local government organizations.
See funding criteria and past demonstration projects.
Road Research Section Tracker
Our test section tracker keeps track of innovative pavement practices being tried across Minnesota. Enter your project and check out what other local agencies are doing.