It’s almost time to meet in Lakewood for the ADC50 summer meeting. To get you ready and thinking about all the interesting sessions, here’s a little background on one: At the Transportation Research Board’s (TRB) Annual Meeting in January, the ADC50 Committee presented a panel on the legacy of the Interstate Highway System. Erica Schneider, … Continue reading Summer Meeting Prep Talk: Legacy of the Interstate
Final report online, “Historic Roads: A Synthesis of Identification and Evaluation Practices”
The final report for the Historic Roads study is now available online! As part of the National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) Project 25-25, this study was conducted for the AASHTO Standing Committee on the Environment (SCOE). New South Associates, under subcontract to WSP/Parsons Brinckerhoff (WSP) and under the direction of the Task 97 Panelists for TRB’s NCHRP … Continue reading Final report online, “Historic Roads: A Synthesis of Identification and Evaluation Practices”
Oklahoma’s Adopted Bridges
Scott Sundermeyer recently shared with ADC50 an interesting project that Oklahoma completed in December 2017. ODOT has an Adopt-A-Bridge program, which allows for a bridge to be donated, at no cost, to anyone willing to relocate the structure and maintain its historic character at a new location. ODOT was contacted by a private citizen interested … Continue reading Oklahoma’s Adopted Bridges
Day 1 Complete!
The sessions were great and I know I found the roads session particularly helpful for me. I'd love to start trying out some of the survey and identification methods discussed yesterday. The peer exchange on Section 106 programmatic agreements was fantastic and it was really helpful and engaging to hear about where different states are … Continue reading Day 1 Complete!
The Summer Meeting has Officially Started!
We have arrived in Minneapolis and invaded the Aloft Hotel! The ADC50 summer meeting is off to a great start with fun refreshments and comfortable accommodations helping us through the afternoon meetings. The committee meeting started off with updates from FHWA and ACHP concerning some of the changes we can expect with the new administration, … Continue reading The Summer Meeting has Officially Started!
It’s Summer Meeting time!
We are so excited to see everyone at the ADC50 Summer Meeting starting Sunday in Minneapolis! This will be my first summer meeting, but I have heard many stories about past summer meetings and am looking forward to getting to experience it for myself. Please share any summer meeting memories you have in the comments! Members of … Continue reading It’s Summer Meeting time!
Welcome to the ADC50 Blog!
Welcome to the ADC50 Blog! Since the Annual Meeting in January, the Subcommittee on Communications has been in the process of revamping the blog. We would like to take a moment to introduce the current subcommittee and Blog Team members: Heidi Krofft, Laura Keeley, and Alex Tarantino make up the Cultural Resources Section at the … Continue reading Welcome to the ADC50 Blog!