Monthly Archives: July 2011

Toolbox Safety Talk- Week of July 25

This week’s Vermont Local Roads Toolbox Safety Talk takes a look at tire safety in warm weather. Toolbox Safety Talk, Week of July 25 Here’s a video clip on tire pressure and tire ware.

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Public Assistance Applicant Briefings for Communities Affected by Spring Floods in Washington, Orange and Essex Counties

MONTPELIER, VT – The Vermont Agency of Transportation will be holding applicant briefings for communities in counties granted a Public Assistance disaster declaration following floods from May 26-27, 2011. Representatives from communities in Essex, Orange, and Washington counties are invited … Continue reading

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Registration Now Open for Three Workshops!

Vermont Local Roads has opened registration for the first three workshops offered during this year’s fall slate. Click on the links below to view each workshop’s flyer. Save time and register online using our new registration form. Chain Saw Operations- … Continue reading

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Training Minute- Thunderstorm Safety

A band of severe thunderstorms rolled through Western Vermont yesterday afternoon. This video Training Minute provides things to remember to stay safe during a thunderstorm.

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Have you tried our new search feature yet?

Our new website contains a Google custom search feature. This enables a visitor to the site to search for a specific topic. When a search is submitted just the webpages and materials in our site are searched, and then relevent … Continue reading

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GMTA Launches New Montpelier Circulator Bus Route

If you are in Montpelier, starting today you will notice a new bus route offered by the Green Mountain Transportation Authority (GMTA). The route “The Montpelier Circulator,” is free of charge and contains two loops that encompass almost all points … Continue reading

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Distracted Driving Resource

The U.S. Department of Transportation has created a website devoted to educating everyone about the dangers of distracted driving. In 2009, distracted driving killed nearly 5,500 people and injured 500,000 more. With people attempting to multitask while driving more now than … Continue reading

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