Mission Statement

Improving the Quality and Safety of NYS Highways

The New York State LTAP Center - Cornell Local Roads Program provides unbiased, timely and exceptional technical assistance and training to highway and public works departments across New York State to help improve the quality and safety of roads and streets. We support local communities through strong collaborations with partners that enhance the sustainability of local highway assets.

A man holding up a lime green work zone vest in front of a crowd

We have received a grant from FHWA to purchase sets of work zone equipment for distribution at no charge to highway and public works departments in New York State.

25 mile per hour sign in the snow

What does the new legislation establishing 25 mph as the new lowest-allowable area speed limit actually change?

Highway crew standing around listening to instructions

The goal of Tailgate talks is to inform employees of specific hazards associated with a task and the safe way to do a job.

Contact Information

416 Riley-Robb Hall / Ithaca, NY 14853 / phone: 607-255-8033 / fax: 607-255-4080 / email: clrp@cornell.edu