Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees-Sudbury

Date: 10/12/2022 7:30 AM - 10/12/2022 3:00 PM

Location: Sudbury Public Safety
75 Hudson Road

Sudbury, Massachusetts



This class has reached its capacity. To be placed on a wait list please click on the link below


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While all are welcome to attend regardless of their position with a DPW, Snow and Ice Operations for Front Line Employees is designed for plow operators and those who are directly involved in snow removal.

This course will teach planning for winter weather and cover:

  • The proper use of salt and liquid anti-icers and the environmental impacts.
  • Pre wetting and pre-treating
  • Anti-icing vs. De-icing.
  • The use of sand and it’s environmental impact.
  • Equipment calibration, usage specification and technology.
  • Snow and ice policy for public review. 
  • Cost benefit analysis of salt vs. sand
First Name Affiliation
Denise Town of Sudbury DPW
Richard Town of Sudbury DPW
Mike Town of Shrewsbury
Lori Town of Sudbury DPW
Robert Town of Sudbury DPW
Connor Town of Concord DPW- Highway & Grounds Division
Steve Town of Sudbury DPW
Jim Town of Shrewsbury
Brian Town of Sudbury DPW
Mike Town of Shrewsbury
Cameron Town of Sudbury DPW
Adam Town of Sudbury DPW
Kyle Town of Sudbury DPW
Jake Town of Sudbury DPW
Joseph City of Marlborough
David Town of Sudbury DPW
Domonic Town of Sudbury DPW
Thomas Town of Sudbury DPW
Tim Town of Sudbury DPW
Keith Town of Sudbury DPW
Aidan Town of Sudbury DPW
Dominic Town of Auburn Highway Division
Alex City of Marlborough
Jason Town of Shrewsbury
Paul Town of Sudbury DPW
  • Michael Smith
    Technical Training Specialist at UMass Transportation Center (UMTC)
    Michael Smith is the Baystate Roads Technical Training Specialist. He was a Highway Superintendent for 20 years where he developed and implemented modern road maintenance techniques. Mike was responsible for day to day operations and long range planning for the municipality. Before retiring in 2015, Mike was also a firefighter for 34 years. He is a lifelong resident of Heath, Massachusetts, whose teaching style includes a healthy portion of humor and student interaction. Mike can be reached at: