Snow States Pool Funds to Solve Winter Maintenance Challenges: Clear Roads Research Produces Immediate, Practical Applications

A featured story in the January-February 2014 TR News explores how some transportation agencies used assistance of the Clear Roads program to face the logistical challenge of clearing ice and snow to keep roads passable and safe. The Clear Roads program leverages state members’ contributions to fund research about new techniques and technologies, avoid duplication of effort, influence the private sector, engage in technology transfer, inform the public, and partner with other research groups.