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View from the Road – David Orr, PE

January - 2020

A picture of a pair of glasses with 2020 in the lenses

Welcome to 2020! I suspect we will hear our share of 2020 vision puns, but there are a couple of things about 2020 you may not have thought about.

Our own vision for 2020 has many highlights.

Look for details below and in future issues of Road Chatter and Nuggets & Nibbles!

Registration is now open for our 2020 Spring Workshops! Reserve a seat today for our biggest training season ever!

 

Tools for Practical Communications

 

Local Roads Done Right

Running Your Highway Department

 

Surveying

3/31
Wyoming

4/7
Nassau

5/5
Clinton

5/12
Ontario

4/1
Tioga

4/8
Sullivan

5/6
Albany

5/13
Herkimer

4/2
Ulster

4/9
Fulton

5/7
Putnam

5/14
Dutchess

 

 

 

 

4/21
Montgomery

5/12
Chautauqua

5/19
Orleans

 

4/22
Essex

5/13
Livingston

5/20
Steuben

 

4/23
Lewis

 

5/14
Onondaga

5/21
Madison

 

Work Zone
Traffic Control

Stormwater Management

 

Pavement Maintenance

4/14
Oneida

3/24
Erie

3/24
Suffolk

4/15
Tompkins

3/25
Seneca

3/25
Orange

4/16
Monroe

 

3/26
Rensselaer

 

 

 

4/28
Warren

4/21
Westchester

4/14
Franklin

4/29
Columbia

4/22
Schenectady

4/15
Oswego

4/30
Rockland

 

4/16
Genesee

 

Click on the workshop title for more information about the class and class locations.

Registration form available attached to this email or can be
downloaded here.

The 2020 CLRP Build a Better Mousetrap Innovation Competition is Accepting Entries!

The 2020 state competition winner will be presented with their award on stage at the June 2020 Highway School in front of over 700 of their peers and all 2020 entries will be on display at Highway School!

State winners will be featured in our Summer Nuggets & Nibbles newsletter and automatically be entered into a national competition. All of the 2020 entries will be highlighted at Highway School and featured on our website.

Down the Entry Form Here

More information about the competition here

New Special CLRP Workshop – Flagger: Train-the-Trainer (Available upon Request)

CLRP is launching a new workshop in 2020 aimed at the folks doing the training of the flaggers, this one day workshop trains those who train the flaggers as well as the crew leaders who will be working with the flaggers.

We just need 15 participants to hold the workshop in your area.
Participants taking this course will be able to:

Click Here to learn about how this workshop and how to request it!

Sign Up Today for CAMP 2020!

A picture of the 2019 CAMP participants outside of RIley-Robb hall at Cornell.

Registration is open for the Cornell Local Roads Program 2020 CAMP Summer Intern Project

More information, including training session dates, available here

Questions? Contact:
Geoffrey Scott, PE
607-255-2806
grs78@cornell.edu

Mark Your Calendar!

AOT Newly Elected Officials 2020
Training School

New York County Highway Superintendents Association
Winter Conference

Saratoga Hilton
1/20/20 - 1/23/20

AOT Annual Meeting and Training School
Feb 16 - 19, 2020 - NYC

You are invited to present at the 2020 Walk-Bike Symposium!
You are invited to submit a topic for presentation at the Walk-Bike New York…Encouraging Sustainable Movement Symposium to be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Rochester, New York on June 11-12, 2020.

Other Training & Resources

80 free TC3 courses are available from the Ohio LTAP
eLearning system.

New updated instructions on how to access these courses are
available here

AASHTO Pavement Preservation Training Modules
A series of Just-in-Time Pavement Preservation training modules have been developed by AASHTO. The 19 modules cover general Pavement Preservation principles as well as content specific to asphalt and concrete surfaced roads.

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