Some Experiences on the Vermillion County Concrete Roads


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Title: Some Experiences on the Vermillion County Concrete Roads

Author(s): P.C. McArdle

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 14

Issue: 6

Appears on pages(s): 380-385

Keywords: none

Date: 6/1/1918

When Vermillion County, Illinois, determined to build its system of county roads by means of an issue of bonds in November, 1914, it had already been determined after consulation with the State Highway Department and the State Highway Engineer of Illinois, that the types of road on this system should be either of portland cement concrete or of cement grouded brick on concrete base.