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2018 Connecticut Creative Solutions Award Winners

Winter Operations Pre-wetting System Backflush Apparatus Town of Cheshire Problem Statement:  If pre-wetting system on the truck is not flushed between storms and at the end of the season, harsh snow fighting chemicals can damage the system and the filter … Continue reading

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Signal Spotlights: CTDOT Traffic Signal Management Plan Workshop

The Connecticut Department of Transportation held a two-day workshop November 8 and 9, 2018 focused on creating a statewide Traffic Signal Management Plan. Staff involved in the design, maintenance and operations of the state’s traffic signal system participated in the workshop. … Continue reading

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INFO TO GO: Winter Operations

In this issue of INFO TO GO: Dec. 2018_ Winter Operations, we focus on the online Winter Operations Training Courses developed by the Snow and Ice Pooled Fund Cooperative Program, sicop.transportation.org, and available for free to state and local highway agencies … Continue reading

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2018 Ceremony Honoring T2 Program Graduates

On November 15, 2018, the Technology Transfer Center staff, guests and Connecticut’s top transportation leaders honored 114 professionals who completed one or more of our six different certificate programs in 2018. There were 49 Public Works Academy graduates, 27 Road … Continue reading

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Congratulations Graduates! 2018 Graduation Guide

On November 15, 2018 we honored 114 transportation professionals who completed one or more of our six different certificate programs in 2018. If you like to view the 2018 Graduation Guide, please click on the link below. 2018 Grad Guide … Continue reading

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Signal Spotlights: New Britain Citywide Traffic Signal Modernization

With the opening of the CTfastrak Downtown New Britain Station and various developments throughout New Britain, the City recognized the need to update its traffic signal equipment and had implemented a Citywide Traffic Signal Modernization program. Phase I Under Phase … Continue reading

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Town Crier: Cheshire Public Works on the Benefits of Using Interns

The inclusion of interns can offer a great opportunity for students while also greatly benefiting municipal programs. We conducted an interview with the Cheshire Department of Public Works & Engineering’s Assistant Town Engineer, Daniel J. Bombero Jr., to discuss the … Continue reading

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