Monthly Archives: February 2011

Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of February 28

This week’s Vermont Local Roads Toolbox Talk takes a look at first-aid for cuts and burns. Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of February 28

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A Messy Monday

Today’s forecast isn’t very encouraging. The National Weather Service in South Burlington has issued a winter weather advisory for the Northern sections of the Champlain Valley and Central Vermont. These areas should expect a wintry mix of precipitation today- snow, rain … Continue reading

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Annual Surplus Vehicle and Heavy Equipment Auction

Vermont State Surplus Property will be holding its annual Vehicle and Heavy Equipment Auction on Saturday, May 7. Download information here on how to register to bid at the auction, and what to do if you would like to sell … Continue reading

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Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of February 21

This week’s Vermont Local Roads Toolbox Safety Talk examines where workers should be positioned for their safety. Supplementing this talk is the start of a new feature, an upcoming events listing. Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of February 21

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Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of February 14th

This week’s toolbox safety talk takes a look at pneumatic tool safety. Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of February 14

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Route 74 Bridge in Shoreham Temporarily Closed

The Vermont Department of Transporation has closed the bridge over the Lemon Fair River on Route 74 in Shoreham after a hole in the bridge deck was discovered Monday morning, the Addison Independent reports.  Further inspection revealed additional concerns with the bridge … Continue reading

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Marking 100 Posts with Route 100

We’ve made it to 100 posts here on the official Vermont Local Roads Blog in just over a year. In that time we’ve tried to keep readers apprised of current workshop information, winter weather, interesting news, note & innovations, bits … Continue reading

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