Newsletter Archive

Volume 29, Number 4

  • Transportation Asset Management
  • Road Damage Documentation
  • LPESA Spring Meeting
  • National  Public Works Week
  • LPA Resources
  • Renewed Focus on Innovation
  • Every Day Counts 4 Initiatives
  • Five Questions
  • ADA Compliance
  • Comprehensive Local Road Inventory Data
  • Chainsaw Safety

 

Volume 29, Number 3

  • 30 Years of LTRC & LTAP
  • Welcome Leo Maretta
  • Roads Scholar #3
  • Improved LRSP Process Debuts
  • LTAP Spring Calendar
  • Every Day Counts
  • LPESA Spring Conference
  • Fall 2016 Class Reviews
  • LA APWA Receives Award
  • Work Zone Safety Awareness
  • Roads Scholar #10
  • Chainsaw Safety Class Returns

 

Volume 29, Number 2

  •     Basic Sign Requirements from the MUTCD - by the Numbers!
  •     National Public Works Week
  •     Resources Available
  •     Work Zone Awareness
  •     LPESA Spring Conference
  •     Statewide Flood Control Program
  •     Click It or Ticket
  •     DOTD's ADA Transition Plan

 

Volume 29, Number 1

  •     Bridging the Gaps
  •     2015 Roads Scholar Wrap Up
  •     Bridge Rating News
  •     LPA 3-Day Workshop
  •     Complete Streets Peer Exchange
  •     Using GIS and Google Earth to Report Flood Damage to FEMA
  •     Chainsaw Safety Training
  •     FHWA Safety Countermeasures

 

Volume 28, Number 4

  •     Bridge Inspection Classes
  •     LRSP Peer Exchange
  •     Temporary Traffic Control for Local Agencies
  •     GRS-IBS Showcase
  •     LPESA Fall Meeting
  •     New Gravel Roads Guide
  •     Complete Streets Peer Exchange
  •     Louisiana's New Dig Law

 

Volume 28, Number 3

  •     NACE 2014
  •     National Public Works Week
  •     Tractor/Mower Safety
  •     Chainsaw Safety
  •     Creating a Safe Work Environment
  •     Safety Campaigns Hit Home at LSU
  •     Capital Region Transportation Safety Plan
  •     Asset Management Pilot Project
  •     Distracted Driving & Fatalities
  •     OSHA Heat Safety Campaign

 

Volume 28, Number 2

  •     NACE 2014
  •     Transportation Safeety Summit
  •     LPA Course Updates
  •     APWA Training
  •     Transportation Asset Management
  •     Operation Lifesaver
  •     Hurricane Preparedness
  •     Presentation Skills
  •     Healthy Highways
  •     Cost Effective Data Collection

 

Volume 28, Number 1

  •     November Click It or Ticket
  •     NACE 2014
  •     Basic Supervisory Skills
  •     LPA Course Updates
  •     Distracted Driving
  •     LRSP
  •     John F. Exnicios Award
  •     ATSSA Training
  •     APWA Opportunities
  •     UNOTI Growth Management Project
  •     LoTrans 2013

 

Volume 27, Number 4

  •     Required Training for Federally Funded Transportation Project Personnel
  •     NACE 2014
  •     Mentoring & Developing Employees
  •     LTAP Staff Updates
  •     Sign Installation Course
  •     MUTCD Update
  •     LTAP Recognized for Achievement in Customer Service

 

Volume 27, Number 3

  •     LTAP Fall Classes Provide Hands-On Opportunities for Local Agency Employees
  •     DOTD Railroad Grade Crossing Closure Initiative
  •     FHWA Announces Every Day Counts Round 2 Topics
  •     Regional Safety Coalition Holds Summit
  •     NACE 2014 Planning Efforts Continue
  •     LPESA Fall Conference Features Multi-Faceted Program
  •     LTAP Staff Attends National Conference
  •     Louisiana Historic Bridge Inventory Underway
  •     LTAP Steering Comittee Meets
  •     LPA Qualification Core Training Provided in Ten Locations Statewide
  •     What Can APWA Do for You?
  •     Partnership Provides Impaired Driver Classes

 

Volume 27, Number 2

  •     LRSP Expands Its Efforts through Regional Safety Coalitions
  •     LTAP Spring Course Offering a Huge Success
  •     Local Public Agency Qualification and Training Program: Pilot Class to be Offered
  •     Local Agency Sessions to be Included in 2013 LTC
  •     LPESA Holds Spring Meeting and Conference
  •     NACE 2014 Planning Efforts Underway
  •     OSHA Kicks Off Summer Safety Campaign
  •     LTAP Creativity Session a Hit
  •     Update on Retroreflectivity Requirements

 

Volume 27, Number 1

  •     LTAP Celebrates 25 Years
  •     Complying with New Retroreflectivity Standards for Roadway Signs
  •     Local Public Agency Programs Undergo Changes
  •     LTAP Participates in EDC
  •     LPESA to Host 2014 NACE Conference
  •     DOTD Initiates Update of Local Road Inventory with LTAP Assistance

 

Volume 26, Number 2

  •     Going, Going...Let's Hope It's Not Gone
  •     Local Agency Asset Management Implementation in Louisiana
  •     Staffing Changes Bring New Faces to LTAP
  •     Railroad Safety is Important to Everyone
  •     Tailgate Safety Talk: Seven Common Accident Causes
  •     6th Annual Smart Growth Summit Held in Baton Rouge
  •     LPESA Fall Conference Focuses on Pavement Preservation
  •     LTAP Honors David McFarland's Retirement

 

Volume 26, Number 1

  •     The Safety Edge: A Pavement Edge Drop-Off Treatment
  •     National Work Zone Awareness Week April 4-8, 2011
  •     Roadside Vegetation Management
  •     APWA National President Swears in New Chapter Officers
  •     Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020
  •     LTAP Regional Meeting Highlights Safety
  •     Baton Rouge Mayor President to Speak at APWA Meeting

 

Volume 25, Number 1

  •     New Look and Easier Access to LTAP
  •     Sign Inventory Deadline
  •     La. Traffic Engineering 101
  •     NHI Resources for Training
  •     Time Out For Professional Development
  •     Speed Management Issues
  •     FHA: Every Day Counts
  •     LTAP Center Staff News

 

Volume 24, Number 4

  •     Sustainability Conference
  •     Reducing Roadway Departures
  •     Seatbelt Programs
  •     Culvert Workshop Recap

 

Volume 24, Number 3

  •     Sustainability Workshop
  •     Can You See Me Now?
  •     Right of Way Acquisition
  •     Environmental Conference

 

Volume 24, Number 2

  •     Correct, Protect, Warn
  •     Off-System Bridge Updates
  •     Ladder Safety
  •     LPESA Spring Conference Highlights

 

Volume 24, Number 1

  •     LTAP Joins New Core Safety Coalition
  •     Construction Inspection Workshop Recap
  •     Work Zone Safety Week Information
  •     Public Works Week

 

Volume 23, Number 4

  •     Local Road Safety Program Update
  •     ASTM - A New Generation of Asphalt
  •     LA Receives Federal Funds for Road Safety
  •     New LADOTD EDSM for Roadway Medians

 

Volume 23, Number 3

  •     Introduction to Crack Sealing
  •     Local Road Safety Program Update
  •     TIMED Program
  •     Combating Drunk Driving

 

Volume 23, Number 2

  •     Transportation Asset Management
  •     Work Zone Safety Week
  •     Time to Prepare for Hurricane Season
  •     Protecting Workers from Heat

 

Volume 23, Number 1

  •     More Miles in Roads
  •     When to Pave Gravel Roads
  •     Natural Drainage Systems
  •     New LTAP Publications

 

Volume 22, Number 4

  •     State of LPESA
  •     Speed Management System
  •     Roundabouts: Tool for Safety?
  •     Managing Pavement Edge Drop-Offs
  •     Phase II Stormwater Permits to Renew
  •     Work Order System for Road Maintenance

 

Volume 22, Number 3:

  •     LPESA Spring Conference
  •     Moving LPESA Forward
  •     Managing Nonpoint Sources of Pollution
  •     Conference Session Summaries
  •     Outside Employment for the Public Servant
  •     LaHouse Tour

 

Volume 22, Number 2:

  •     APWA Update
  •     LPESA Scholarship Awarded
  •     Keep Louisiana Beautiful
  •     Trenchless Rehabilitation for Culverts
  •     Keeping Your Bridge Deck Free of Debris
  •     Louisiana Strategic Highway Safety Plan

 

Volume 22, Number 1:

  •     New Workshops and Updated Roads Scholar Classes
  •     Local Road Safety Program
  •     Looking Back at 2006
  •     LRSP Eligible Project Listing
  •     NIMS Compliance
  •     “Drive Safe Louisiana” Public Service Announcement

 

Volume 21, Number 3:

  •     LPESA Fall Conference
  •     Operation Lifesaver Annual High School Speech Contest
  •     Louisiana State Uniform Construction Codes
  •     A Sign of the Times
  •     Highway-Rail Safety Highlighted
  •     Controlling Roadside Invasive Species

 

Volume 21, Number 2:

  •     Local Road Safety Program Kicks Off
  •     LPESA Spring Conference
  •     To Track or Not to Track: HMA Tack Coats
  •     Safety on the Job
  •     Conversion of Signals to LED Technology
  •     Job Challenge Program Trains Future Heavy
  •     Equipment Operators and Other Public Works Employees

 

Volume 21, Number 1:

  •     Operational Safety for Public Works Responders
  •     Basic Maintenance Leveling and Grade Preparation
  •     Work Zone Safety Week
  •     Accelerating Concrete Admixtures
  •     Chain Saw Training
  •     Public Works Response to the Storms of 2005
  •     APWA Represents Members at National Hurricane Response Review

 

Volume 20, Number 3:

  •     Katrina and Rita Blow through Louisiana
  •     Building and Maintaining Better Roads
  •     2006 LA Transportation Engineering Conference Postponed
  •     Louisiana’s New Local Road Safety Program
  •     A Safer Surface: Open-Graded Friction Course
  •     Planning Tools: A Decision-Making Grid
  •     Know Your Roads
  •     A Digital World of Pavements

 

Volume 20, Number 2:

  •     Railroad Crossing Safety
  •     Pipe Installation Workshops Held Statewide
  •     LPESA Spring Meeting
  •     Drive Safely Work Week: October 3-7, 2005
  •     Elderly Drivers: Baby Boomers Mature
  •     Back to Basics: Spotting the Problem First
  •     Getting the Word Out

 

Volume 20, Number 1:

  •     Benefits of Access Management
  •     Work Zone Safety is Everyone’s Concern
  •     10 Tips for Driving Safely in Work Zones
  •     Signs and Pavement Markings
  •     TTEC Construction Underway
  •     Customer Service Matters
  •     7 Easy Steps to Turn a Complaint into an Opportunity

 

Volume 19, Number 4:

  •     LA LTAP in 2005: New Classes and Programs!!
  •     LTAP Is at Your Service
  •     Traffic Help for Small Towns and Parishes
  •     Louisiana’s LTAP National Program, Local Focus
  •     More Free Learning Opportunities:
  •     Click, Listen & Learn
  •     National Public Works Week: May 15 - 21, 2005
  •     It’s Not Too Early to Plan!
  •     Drainage: The Key to Roads That Last Roads Scholar #3
  •     Traffic Safety Summit and Local Road Safety Workshop

 

 

 

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