Stump the Instructor 

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How is the weather in Sudbury?

Join Mike Smith and his guest Dan Nason, DPW Director for Sudbury, and learn all the cool things they are doing to improve winter operations.

February 24, 2021 • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

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A Sign of the Times

This week join Mike Smith with Baystate Roads and Adam Kirk, Safety Circuit Rider and Research Engineer for the Kentucky Transportation Center for an informative session on sign installation.

March 3, 2021 • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

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Recordings of past Stump the Instructor meetings:


February 17, 2021 - Lexington Pavement Management Excellence

February 10, 2021 - Don't Go In The Hole!

February 3, 2021 - New England Road Talk: A Different Approach to Virtual Education and Training 

January 20, 2021 - Dig Safe 101: What you need to know

January 13, 2021 - Massachusetts Hoisting Engineer Regulations and Questions

January 6, 2021 - Build A Better Mousetrap

December 16, 2020 - Porous Pavement Do's and Don'ts

December 9, 2020 - What's Dripping From That Truck?

December 2, 2020 - To Pre-Treat or Not to Pre-Treat?

Salt Application Rate Chart

November 4, 2020 - Social Media as easy as 1, 2, 3

October 28, 2020 - What Is That White Stuff?

October 14, 2020 - Backhoe and Equipment Maintenance

October 7, 2020 - Spotted Lantern Fly and other Invasive Insects, AND Invasive Plants: Wacky Weeds and Fall Foes

September 30, 2020 - Silica Dust, Killing You Softly and Silently

September 23, 2020 - Drainage, Drainage and DRAINAGE

September 16, 2020 - A Storm Is Coming, Get Your Chainsaw Ready

August 26, 2020 - UAS? UFO? or a really cool way to perform DPW inspections

August 19, 2020 - CDL Do's and Don'ts

August 12, 2020 - GIS and GPS Apps For Your DPW

August 5, 2020 - Traffic Signal Basics

July 29, 2020 - Trench and Excavation Safety

July 22, 2020 - Managing & Leading During a Pandemic

July 15, 2020 - Work Zone Safety

July 8, 2020 - A User’s Guide to MS4 Permitting

July 1, 2020 - Let's Talk Culverts: Small Structures With Big Impacts

Let's Talk Culverts Chat Comments

June 24, 2020 - Getting Back to Basics: A Foreman's Perspective

June 17, 2020 - Are You Ready for OSHA?

June 10, 2020 - Top 10 Paving Inspection Items

Top 10 Paving Inspection Chat Comments

June 3, 2020 - Street Trees and Tree Routes

Anne Lusk Presentation; Marc Fournier Presentation; Tom Smiley Presentation

Street Trees and Tree Routes Chat Comments

May 27, 2020 - Pavement Management-The Key to Infrastructure Spending

Pavement Management Presentation

May 20, 2020 - Municipal Culvert Assessment

May 13, 2020 - Concrete Sidewalk ABCs

MaCAPA Presentation

Concrete Sidewalk Best Practices Handout

May 6, 2020 - Solutions for Pavement Life Extension

Solutions for Pavement Life Extension Presentation

April 29, 2020 - Pedestrian Work Zone Barricades & the MUTCD

Pedestrian Work Zone Barricades & the MUTCD Presentation

April 22, 2020 - Chainsaw Maintenance

Oregon PowerSharp Bar-Mount Chainsaw Sharpening Demo

April 15, 2020 - Construction During COVID-19 with MassDOT Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver

April 8, 2020 - COVID-19 Update/Hot-applied, Pourable, Self-adhesive Rigid Asphalt

April 1, 2020 - Gravel Road Maintenance

March 23, 2020 - How Your DPW is Dealing with COVID-19