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TechBrief: Daylighted Permeable Bases

General Interest: provides practical guidance to engineers responsible for the day-to-day design, construction, rehabilitation, maintenance, and management of pavements.

Primary Topic: Pavement Drainage

Description: This TechBrief discusses daylighted permeable bases for concrete pavements. Information is provided on the use, design, materials, construction, and maintenance of daylighted permeable bases, as well as their performance and costs.

FHWA Publication Number: FHWA-HIF-09-009

Publication Year: 2009

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Updated: 02/20/2015

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