Monthly Archives: January 2011

Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of January 24

This week’s toolbox safety talk is an accident before and after. It discusses what can be done to prevent accidents, and what to keep in mind when you are part of an accident investigation after one has taken place at … Continue reading

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Burrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr

It’s been a cold couple of days in the region. The Burlington area woke up to -10 degrees F this morning, but that’s nothing compared to some other folks around the state. The National Weather Service (NOAA) reports -25 F in … Continue reading

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Resource of the day- January 19

The Vermont Local Roads resource to pass on today is the Fact Sheet “How Vehicle Loads Affect Roads.”

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Winter Storm…take 3

Another week, another winter storm. The National Weather Service has issued a number of warnings and advisories for the region. Southern and parts of Central Vermont could see four to eight inches of accumulation, with a wintery mix of sleet and freezing … Continue reading

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A Third Lake Champlain Bridge?

New York State Assemblywoman Teresa Sayward (R-Willsboro) brought forth the idea of a third bridge spanning Lake Champlain recently, as reported by WCAX Channel 3 last night. Sayward looked at the current ferry crossing between Grand Isle, Vt. and Cumberland Head, Ny. as … Continue reading

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Vermont Secretary of Transportation Searles Appears on Vermont Edition

Brian Searles, Vermont Agency of Transportation Secretary in  Governor Peter Shumlin’s new administration, appeared on the Vermont Public Radio noontime program “Vermont Edition,” to answer questions from the public Monday. It is Searles second stint as Transportation Secretary, a position he previously … Continue reading

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Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of January 17

It’s a cold one out there. Newark, VT reported -24 degrees F this morning. Over here in the Burlington area we woke up to -2 degrees F today. As a result of this January cold snap, this week’s Vermont Local … Continue reading

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