Your road ratings can be an extremely valuable tool and can be the catalyst for development of strategic, long-term planning efforts. By evaluating current and historical rating data compared to yearly road maintenance efforts within your community, you’ll gain valuable insight into whether your road program is on the right track. Your road system is your most valuable asset, so understanding its current value and how to increase that value is a key component to comprehensive planning.
Starting an asset management initiative doesn’t have to be daunting. We’ll explain how using a phased approach over time will let you start simple and efficiently build upon your program as you go. Whether you currently use file cabinets, or an advanced GIS system, we’ll demonstrate how your community can utilize asset management to leverage your data to make better decisions.
Municipalities often feel stressed about determining where their infrastructure spending should be allocated. Watch this video to learn how a long-range capital improvement plan (CIP) balanced with an infrastructure and operations review will help guide where and when spending should occur.