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roadside enhancements, daylilies at the Brookwood SplitAny proposal to enhance the public rights of way requires careful thought and a little bit of research.  You have to comply with federal regulations, state requirements, and local government ordinances. 

There are lots of opportunities for local government entities and individuals to enhance the driving experience for travelers. When done well, ornamental landscapes can increase economic development for an area and instill a sense of pride.

Check out the following articles to find tips on how your group can understand the process.  They will guide you in ways your group can achieve a successful, long-term enhancement project.

New Article! Why Do We Have Landscape Regulations?

New Article!   Linear Public Parks

New Article!   Invasive Species

New Article! Seven Major Roadside Design Requirements

New Article!  Roadside Design Elements

New Article!  Medians

New Article! Using Native Seed Mixes for Erosion Control

New Article! Scenic Highways

New Article! Litter

New Article! Roadside Memorials

New Article! A Roundabout Landscape Design that Works

New Article! Seven Roadside Design Criteria

New Article! The Pros and Cons of Decorative Crosswalks

New Article! Bollards

New Article! Signs and Landscape Design

New Article! Red Tape

New Article! Roadside Maintenance Contracts

New Article! Roadside Planting Plans

Roadside Enhancements