29th Annual Local Roads Conference

Rapid City, South Dakota
October 21-22, 2014

Wednesday - October 22, 2014
8:00 - 8:15 AM Welcome, Announcements and Introductions, Ken Skorseth, SD LTAP Handouts
8:15 - 8:45 AM NACE Update: Ramon Gavarrete, PE, NACE President & Brian Roberts, PE, NACE Executive Director Handouts
8:45 - 9:15 AM Truck Axle Configuration-Effect on Roads: Aaron Breyfogle, SDDOT Research Office Handouts
9:15 - 9:45 AM Break/Exhibit Booths Visit
9:45 - 10:15 AM "You Show Us" Awards: Noel Clocksin, SDDOT Handouts
10:15 - 11:30 AM Partnering Perspectives: Panel-County Leaders from across the North Central Region Krempges Handout
Nelson Handout
Wilson Handout
11:30 - 1:00 PM Lunch (provided)
1:00 - 2:00 PM Wind & Pyramids - Relevance to Modern Road Construction: Dr. Maureen Clemmons, IEC Distributing Handouts
2:00 - 2:45 PM Aerial Assessment of Unsurfaced Road Conditions: Ken Skorseth, SD LTAP & Doug Sherman, PE, SDDOT Handouts
2:45 - 3:15 PM Break/Exhibit Booth Visits/Vendor Meeting
3:15 - 4:00 PM Bidding Projects: Aaron Birst Legal Council, NDACo Handouts
4:00 - 5:00 PM Preparing Local Agencies for Natural Disasters: Renee Railsback, CO LTAP Handouts
Jamestown Video
5:30 - 8:00 PM Dinner (Provided) - Cash Bar & Exhibit Booth Visits
Thursday - October 23, 2014
7:00 - 8:00 AM Breakfast (Provided) - Exhibit Booth Visits
8:00 - 8:45 AM Local Foundation Study: Alyssa Clemen, Graduate Research Assistant & SD LTAP Handouts
8:45 - 9:30 AM Local Road Safety Programs: David Engstrom, FHWA Safety & Design Specialist Handouts
9:30 - 10:00 AM Break/Networking Opportunity
Final Exhibit Booth Visit/Tear Down
10:00 - 10:45 AM Drainage Structure Maintenance & Repair: Kenny Moulds, Subsurface, Inc. Handouts
10:45 - 11:30 AM Motor Grader Training - SD & NE Model Reviews: Greg Vavra, SD LTAP & Dale Dorsch, NE LTAP Trainer Vavra Handouts
Dorsch Handouts
11:30 - 12:00 PM Conference Wrap Up & Door Prizes: SD LTAP