Infrastructure Management

State and Federal Resources

FHWA Asset Management - This page provides information on Federal guidance, resources and programs for asset management.

FHWA Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) - This page provides information and downloads related to the Federal MUTCD.

FHWA Pavement Preservation - This pages provides construction inspection checklists for various pavement preservation practices.

FHWA Planning, Environment, & Realty - This page provides access to Federal publications on planning, environment, and realty.

FHWA Research and Technology Reports and Technical Publications - Many reports and publications published by the Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC) are available online through this website. 

FHWA Standard Highway Signs and Markings - This page provides information and resources related to standard highway signs and markings covered in the MUTCD.

Other Resources

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center - The Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center Library is a centralized, web-based collection of pedestrian and bicycling-related materials and documents compiled by practitioners and researchers from across the United States and abroad. These include sample pedestrian and bicycle plans and planning tools, design guidelines, research and safety studies, articles and white papers, case studies, and links to presentations, videos, and other web resources.


2001 Policy on Geometric Design of Highways and Streets - AASHTO, 2001

A Guideline for Maintenance and Service of Unpaved Roads - Recommended Practices Manual - Publication #2003-07-02-NPS, EPA, February 2000

An Agency Guide on Overcoming Unique Challenges to Localized Congestion Reduction Projects - Publication #FHWA-HOP-11-034, FHWA, September 2011

All Road Network of Linear Referenced Data (ARNOLD) Reference Manual - DOT Contract #GS-35F-0001P, FHWA, September 2014

Asphalt Paving of Treated Timber Bridge Decks - Publication #0371-2809-MTDC, US Forest Service and FHWA, November 2003

Culvert Scour Assessment - Publication #0877-1812-SDTDC, US Forest Service, October 2009

Decision Analysis Guide for Corrugated Metal Culvert Rehabilitation and Replacement Using Trenchless Technology - Publication #1177-1810-SDTDC, US Forest Service, December 2012

Distress Identification Manual - FHWA-HRT-13-092, FHWA, Revised May 2014

Environmentally Sensitive Maintenance for Dirt and Gravel Roads- Publication #USEPA-PA-2005-, EPA, February 2006

Field Guide for Unpaved Rural Roads - FHWA, Wyoming Technology Transfer Center, Kansas LTAP, July 2004

Getting the Wheels Rolling Toolkit - Change Lab Solutions, August 2013

Gravel Roads Construction & Maintenance Guide - FHWA and South Dakota LTAP, 

Methods and Practices for Setting Speed Limits: An Information Report - Publication #FHWA-SA-12-004, FHWA, April 2012

Recurring Traffic Bottlenecks: A Primer - Focus on Low-Cost Operational Improvements - Publication #FHWA-HOP-18-013, FHWA, November 2017

Using Highways for No-Notice Evacuations - Publication #FHWA-HOP-08-003, FHWA, November 2007