The 2015 Transportation Research Board meeting was held in Washington, DC on January 11 - 15. Over 12,500 engineering and transportation professionals attended the event. Sustainability continues to be a key topic that generates a lot of interest and discussion. A sustainability session was proposed for Committee AFF70 on Culverts and Hydraulic Structures for TRB 2016. Stay tuned for future updates. Click on the image above for a link to information about the 2015 meeting.
Here's another of many articles dealing with our crumbling infrastructure issues in the U.S. This article focuses on the issues in Minnesota. We need to address these failing infrastructure problems with sustainable solutions to ensure our kids don't face the same issues we are.
Minnesota's broken bridges, ruined roads: All agree something must be done