Bridge Newsletters

Volume/Issue Date Published Articles in this Issue
24.4 March, 2011
  • The science of highway safety
  • Bridge load rating workshop
  • MDOT Bridge Advisories
  • Tech writing for transportation pros (Part 3 of 3)
  • Help for locals from FHWA
  • Safety funding for local agencies
24.3 December, 2010
  • Creating a sustainable winter operations program
  • Proper calibration (download from the Web)
  • No “silver bullet” in winter maintenance materials
  • Tech writing for transportation pros (Part 2 of 3)
  • Underbody wash
24.2 September, 2010
  • Maximum bang for the transportation buck
  • Safety resources available on the web
  • 2005 MUTCD for next to nothing
  • Tech writing for transportation pros (Part 1 of 3)
  • Highway Safety Manual is available
24.1 July, 2010
  • Local roads "holding their own" in Delta County
  • Stricter diesel emission rules affect truck replacements
  • Protecting workers from effects of heat
  • Distracted driving creates dangerous situations
23.4 April, 2010
  • Alger CRC Implements Asset Management
  • Roadway maintenance resources on the Web
  • Awards presented at 44th annual CEW
  • Roads and bridges as art
  • New tools for transportation technology transfer
  • Be recognized for using green materials
  • Events and resources
23.3 January, 2010
  • Much more than a road project
  • Roadside alligators and retread tires
  • Chemical-free snow and ice control
  • Events and Resources
23.2 October, 2009
  • Roundabout test-drive
  • “Blacktop cookies” for patching potholes
  • Asphalt pavement: a great material for recycling
  • “LTAP Bucks” awarded
  • Top nine life-saving strategies
  • Keep your mind nimble with these five foods
  • Summaries of stop-controlled intersection research
23.1 June, 2009
  • Road-stream crossings
  • Michigan seat belt use highest in U.S.
  • 2010 County Engineers’ Workshop
  • When large loads travel local roads
  • Michigan Construction Career Days
  • Upcoming events
  • 2005 Michigan MUTCD
22.4 May, 2009
  • High-tech winter maintenance management
  • Brian Sanada: New point of contact for AM
  • Getting started with an AVL system
  • First-hand experience with crashworthy devices
  • A breakfast that wakes you up
  • New resources
22.3 December, 2008
  • Refining Winter Maintenance Operations
  • Wheeled Loader for Snow Removal
  • Economic Impact of Wi nter Weather
  • The Fruit that Fights the Flu
  • Upcoming Events
22.2 August, 2008
  • Letting the envelope stretch
  • Signalized intersections when the power’s out
  • Alcohol/drug related traffic deaths are down in MI
  • Ten tire tips for tire life and worker safety
  • A good road
  • Bridging the gap to better health: Watermelon
  • New Resources
  • Meaningful use of local road data
21.4 May, 2008
  • Prefab Bridge in Monroe County
  • New Sign Retrorefl ectivity Requirements
  • The Perfect Time to Begin (or Keep Going)
  • Building Michigan’s Construction Workforce
  • Something Special
  • Innovative Workshop for Elected Officials

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