Stump the Instructor  

photo of workers standing near cut tree

Live Chainsaw Demo

Mike Smith will be felling a tree and then showing a few techniques to use after its on the ground!

May 19, 2021 • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Register in advance for Live Chainsaw Demo by clicking here:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


Recordings of past Stump the Instructor meetings:


May 12, 2021 - Work Zone Safety

Transcript

May 5, 2021 - Chainsaw 102

Transcript

April 28, 2021 - Chainsaw 101

Transcript

April 14, 2021 - How to Deal With Difficult People

Transcript

March 31, 2021 - Road Resources

March 24, 2021 - Got Mud?!

March 17, 2021 - Roadway Slope Stabilization - Innovative Solutions

March 10, 2021 - Pavement Markings

March 3, 2021 - A Sign of the Times

February 24, 2021 - How is the Weather in Sudbury?

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