As with all road construction projects, keeping residents and road users notified and informed of upcoming activities is helpful in minimizing confusion, motorist delays and complaints. Extra care should be taken to adequately inform the public and other stakeholders regarding the work.
Notification practices vary from agency to agency and from job to job, but some common forms of notification include one or more of the following:
Notification message content varies, but usually includes the following information to address six basic questions:
A thoughfully concieved and executed notification plan can greatly enhance public satisfaction with pavement recycling.
In urban areas, notify the public about upcoming work. Inform residents that the project allows quick return to traffic, with minimal impact to businesses.