Berkshire county highway superintendents assocation

 

 

Helpful Links

BerkshireRegionalPlanningCommission

http://www.berkshireplanning.org/

TIP Program:

http://berkshireplanning.org/images/uploads/announcements/DRAFT_FFY_15-18_TIP_Document.pdf

 

Berkshire Group Purchasing

FY 16 Bid Awards

FY 15 Fuel Award

FY16 Awards

Contact info for group purchasing; Lwood@northadams-ma.gov

413-662-3038

 

commbuys logo

http://www.mass.gov/anf/budget-taxes-and-procurement/procurement-info-and-res/buy-from-a-state-contract/statewide-contract-user-guides.html

Copy of state contracts.xls

 

Federal Highway Administration

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/

 


             http://www.mass.gov/portal/

 

Department of Public Safety
             http://www.mass.gov/eopss/

 

Hoisting Info

 http://www.mass.gov/eopss/data/license/public-safety/hoisting-engineer.html

 

MassDOT

Projects under design or construction by MassDOT

            http://www.mhd.state.ma.us//default.asp?             pgid=content/projectsRoot&sid=wrapper&iid=http://www.mhd.state.ma.us//ProjectInfo/

 

Chapter 85 and Bridge Contact

            Chapter 85 MGL

Mark DeVylder  Mark.Devylder@state.ma.us

District Bridge Engineer MassDOT District 1 270 Main Street Lenox, MA 01240 Office: 413-637-5774 Fax: 413-637-0309 Cell: 413-313-2136

Project Design Guide

http://www.massdot.state.ma.us/highway/DoingBusinessWithUs/ManualsPublicationsForms/ProjectDevelopmentDesignGuide.aspx

Green DOT

http://www.massdot.state.ma.us/GreenDOT/GreenDOTImplementationPlan.aspx

Work Zone Safety Flip Book

https://www.massdot.state.ma.us/portals/8/docs/flaggers/flip_book.pdf

Road Inventory Manual

Road Inventory Manual.doc

Permit to Access State Highway

http://www.mhd.state.ma.us/downloads/access_permits/AccessPermitApplication.pdf

 

Bridge Maintenance

BridgeMaintenanceMunicipalities (2).doc

 

Survey Control and Layout Plans

http://www.mhd.state.ma.us/mhds/

 


           http://mutcd.fhwa.dot.gov/

 


           http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/massdep/water/watersheds/wetlands-protection.html

Permits/ Forms
     http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/massdep/water/watersheds/wetlands-protection.html#10

RDA

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/massdep/service/approvals/wpa-form-1.html

 

NOI

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/massdep/service/approvals/wpa-form-3.html

 

Stream Crossing Standards

http://www.mass.gov/eea/docs/dfg/der/pdf/stream-crossings-handbook.pdf

Bundled NOI

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/1lxglz49c259ijs/XO6kT821Eh?m

Dry Hydrants / Fire Ponds

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/pyeyjx4m1s9glfs/JZWj8lgKkE?m

 

Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program

Regulatory Review

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dfg/dfw/naturalheritage/regulatoryreview/

Endangered Species Act (MESA)

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dfg/dfw/naturalheritage/regulatoryreview/massendangeredspeciesactmesa/

Maps

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dfg/dfw/naturalheritage/regulatoryreview/regulatory-maps-priority-and-estimated-habitats/

Forms

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dfg/dfw/natural-heritage/publications-forms/forms/

Publications

http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dfg/dfw/naturalheritage/publicationsforms/publications/

MassGIS OLIVER

http://maps.massgis.state.ma.us/map_ol/oliver.php

 

Stream Continuity Specialist

 Tim Chorey

Division of Ecological Restoration, Mass DFG

251 Causeway Street, Boston, MA 02114 

Email: timothy.chorey@state.ma.us 

Office: 617-626-1541 / Fax: 617-626-1505

 

 


          http://www.nad.usace.army.mil/Missions/CivilWorks/RegulatoryProgram.aspx

Permits/ Forms
http://www.usace.army.mil/Missions/CivilWorks/RegulatoryProgramandPermits/ObtainaPermit.aspx

 

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA)

http://www.mass.gov/eopss/agencies/mema/


          http://www.fema.gov/plan-prepare-mitigate

Fema Forms
http://www.fema.gov/forms-0

Equipment Rate Sheet
http://www.fema.gov/public-assistance-resources-and-tools/2008-schedule-equipment-rates

Massachusetts Tree Wardens & Foresters Association
http://masstreewardens.org/

 

U.S. Forest Service Header ArtNortheastern Area

http://www.na.fs.fed.us/

 


          http://wrhsac.org/

 

Regional Emergency Operations Center / Multi-Agency Coordination Center


http://wrhsac.org/projects-and-initiatives/reoc-macc/

 

As we start mowing, brush cutting and weekwacking guardrails here are some helpful things to protect ourselves

Giant Hogweed; report possible locations

http://massnrc.org/pests/pestFAQsheets/hogweed/giant_hogweed.htm

Ticks

http://www.tickencounter.org/

http://ag.umass.edu/services/tick-borne-disease-diagnostics

Poison Ivy, Poison Sumac

http://extension.umass.edu/landscape/fact-sheets/poison-ivy

http://www.poison-sumac.org/

 

Road Work Processes Guides and Handbooks

 

Pave Cool Software link

pave cool link

 

Dust Control Options

https://t2.unh.edu/sites/t2.unh.edu/files/documents/publications/99771207.pdf

 

Unpaved Roads
BMP Manual

http://www.mass.gov/eea/docs/dep/water/resources/a-thru-m/dirtroad.pdf

http://www.t2.unh.edu/unpaved-roads

LAPA presentation 09/13/2014

Hot-Mix Asphalt Paving Handbook

http://www.faa.gov/documentlibrary/media/advisory_circular/150-5370-14a/150_5370_14a_app1_introduction.pdf

 

Asphalt Recycling Manual

http://www.cdrecycling.org/assets/concrete-recycling/1-124-barm1.pdf

 

Crack Sealing Manual

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/research/infrastructure/pavements/ltpp/99147/99147a.pdf

 

Chip Seal

chip seal tech notes.pdf

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/Pavement/preservation/ppcl02.pdf

http://www.lrrb.org/media/reports/200634.pdf

 

http://www.emiia.org/

 

 

 

 

 

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