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Crack Treatments for Local Agencies

Status:  Complete
Report Date:  03/22/2023

Summary:

Crack treatment is one of the most common pavement preservation practices and an important preventative measure in a pavement preservation program to extend a pavement’s serviceable life. Although the technique is simple, there are nuances that make it more of an art than science. This quick reference guide provides an overview of crack treatment, guidance on several FAQs, and a high-level summary of technical resources. It also synthesizes technical documents and interviews with local technical and industry representatives and is designed to be a resource that agencies can use to determine how to best implement a crack treatment program.

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