Pavement Markings-Use, Application, Compliance and Materials-Newton

Date: 3/23/2023 8:00 AM - 3/23/2023 3:30 PM

Location: Mount Ida Campus
100 Carlson Ave.
Room: Campus Center Auditorium
Newton, Massachusetts




Course Description

This workshop will provide a guidance for the proper use and application of pavement markings for traffic control, parking facilities or other traffic operation applications. The class will review pertinent Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) pavement marking compliance standards and guidelines. In addition, the class will discuss a variety of pavement marking materials and application methods. The class will also include brief refresher on traffic sign standards.

Target Audience
Municipal and State officials, Public Works Professionals, anyone responsible for the adoption, implementation, and maintenance of pavement markings and traffic controls.

Registration begins at 7:45, Class begins at 8:00.

*Additionally, this MassDOT Innovation Webinar: A Pavement Marking Inventory and Retroreflectivity Condition Assessment Method Using Mobile LiDAR on 3/2/2023 at 2pm would be a great compliment to this workshop.  

*Please enter 100 Carlson Avenue Newton, MA 02459 in your GPS. Do not enter Mount Ida.
·         Upon entering campus you’ll pass through a neighborhood, then a church on the left
·         Continue straight beyond the guard shack and take the first left into the visitor lot and park. The private dining room is located on the main level of the campus center. There will be signage.

Parking: Visitor Lot  

Room: Campus Center Auditorium

Accommodations for Disabilities: UMTC endeavors to provide an inclusive learning environment for all. If you require special services or arrangements to fully participate in this workshop, please contact Stephanie Cottrell at or 413-800-2655 at least 14 days prior to the event. Such services are provided free of charge.


Register by 3/23/2023
Private sector


Register by 3/23/2023
Public sector


If you are having trouble registering, please email or call (413) 545-2604 for assistance.

First Name Affiliation
Ethan Town of Franklin
Robert Town of Natick DPW
Jeff Town of Natick
Harrison Town of Franklin
Kevin Town of Wrentham
Bennett Town of Franklin
Thomas Town of Franklin
Bradley Town of Wrentham
  • Michael Allen
    Senior Government Traffic Safety Specialist at 3M
    Mike has been with the 3M Company for over 15 years, currently covering NH, MA and ME.  Mike is an active advocate for transportation safety participating in several New England DOT Strategic Highway Safety Plans as well as Immediate Past President for the Northeast Chapter of ATSSA (American Traffic Safety Services Association).  Mike is the ATSSA New England Chapter Technical Chair for Pavement Markings and has instructed many FHWA Retro-reflectivity, Science of Retro and Pavement Marking workshops for Transportation Agencies and Local LTAP Training Centers.
    Mike has a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from the University of Connecticut and a Web Certification from Merrimack College.  Mike is an avid traveler and currently resides in Atkinson, NH with his wife Shannon and three sons Jude, Levi and Caleb where he enjoys hiking and traversing the White Mountains in his backyard.