Reading Rd., Reading

Each year at its Annual Meeting, Flexible Pavements of Ohio (FPO) recognizes projects that demonstrate exceptional quality in asphalt pavement construction. These awards represent a diverse spectrum of pavement types from Ohio's interstate system with some of the highest traffic volumes in the nation, to low volume rural roadways, to airport runways, and commercial facilities.

Award Date: 
2005
Award Recipient: 
Barrett Paving materials

The City of Reading project included complete reconstruction of the street with new curbs, sidewalks, streetscape and grinding, plus repaving the existing pavement. Barrett Paving Materials, Midwest South Region, installed a two-course overlay and used 2,558 tons. The buildup included 1 inch of Item 403, leveling course and 1 inch of Item 404, surface course.