Snow and Ice Control
Operations for Local Highway Officials
- Workshop Manual:
Snow and Ice Control Operations (pdf)
Snow and Ice Control Training Outline & Checklists (pdf)
- A Roadmaster qualified course
- How to Request a Workshop
- Registration Form (pdf)
Who should attend
Established highway and public works officials who oversee and manage snow and ice control operations, and who have a basic understanding of these operations. Crew supervisors may also find this workshop valuable.
- Policy and planning
- Snow and ice control materials
- Weather and pavement conditions
- Snow and ice control strategies
- Designing an ice control material treatment plan
- Personnel resources and training
- References and sources
The bottom line
Keep road users safe and protect yourself from legal issues by following best practices for snow and ice control.
James “Jim” Craw has been on the forefront of snow and ice control innovation for over 36 years. His experiences include 20 years with the Town of Manlius and over 16 years with the Villages of Fayetteville and Manlius. He has helped many other highway agencies develop snow and ice control plans and has spoken at the Highway School in Ithaca and the NYCOM Public Works School many times on snow and ice control issues.
$50 per attendee
Timing of workshops
Workshops typically run from 8.30am to 3pm. Sign-in starts at 8am.
Dates & Locations
9/26/18 - Rensselaer County
Brunswick Family Community Center
18 Keyes Ln
Troy NY 12180
9/27/18 - Otsego County
Otsego County Highway Department
20 Linden Ave, Cooperstown, NY
10/9/18 - Allegany County
Crossroads Conference Center
6087 State Rt. 19N
Belmont NY 14813
10/10/18 - Cayuga County
The Moravia Fire Dept.
38 Keeler Ave
Moravia, NY 13118
ADOT&PF High Speed Snow Plow Training
Anatomy of a Winter Storm 2013