$30 – $45

2019 MRPA Local Agency Workshop

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Comfort Inn & Suites Hotel and Conference Center

2424 South Mission Street

Mount Pleasant, MI 48858

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As new revenue is available for road improvements the public expects to see continually improving road conditions. Finding balance between implementing effective asset management strategies, meeting the expectations of the public, and keeping poor roads safe for travel can present challenges for road agencies of all sizes and budgets.

Learn from industry and local agency experts about the CPM tools and processes to preserve your road network and treat the maximum number of miles each year. The strategic use of preventive maintenance extends the life of pavements, saving taxpayer dollars and delaying costly reconstruction.

Agenda:

7:45 AM Registration Opens

8 AM Networking Breakfast

Network with other attendees, MRPA members and associate members while learning about preventive maintenance products and services. Hot breakfast buffet provided.

8:30 AM Welcome and Introductions

8:45 AM Keynote – Preserving Pavement, Your Agencies Most Valuable Asset

9:30 AM Crack Seal Overview & Local Agency Panel

Sealing the cracks is the most basic and cost-effective CPM treatment. Learn from a panel of your peers about the strategies they’ve implemented for a successful crack seal program.

10:15 AM Mid-Morning Stretch – Coffee Break

10:30 AM Micro Surfacing Overview & Local Agency Panel

When is micro surfacing the right treatment? Don’t take our word for it. Hear from a panel of local agency experts. When they use micro surfacing and why.

11:15 AM Road Resource 101

Learn about a new tool offered by our national affiliate, free for your agency’s use. This resource will help you assess pavement condition, optimize treatment plans and measure progress.

Noon Networking Lunch Provided by MRPA

1 PM Chip Seal Overview & Local Agency Panel

An effective chip seal program is an essential component in the CPM toolbox. A panel of local experts will share how and why they use chip seal to preserve their network.

1:45 PM Interlayers – The Benefits of Combining CPM Treatments

As the condition of the local road network deteriorates, the use of interlayers to delay reflective cracking and maximize life cycle of CPM treatments is becoming indispensable. Local agencies will share their success stories with cape seal and other combination treatments.

2:30 PM Closing Remarks and Attendance Prize Drawing

2:45 PM Pick up Certificate of Completion

CEU certificates will be provided on-site for pre-registered attendees. Program provides 5 CEUs for professional engineer licensure.

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Comfort Inn & Suites Hotel and Conference Center

2424 South Mission Street

Mount Pleasant, MI 48858

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