Non-Traditional Solutions to Gravel Road Problems


When: August 4, 2017 from 8:45am – 3:30pm

 Where: Boothbay Town Office
              1011 Wiscasset Rd, Boothbay, ME

 Fee: $45 (includes refreshments, lunch & materials)

*This course qualifies for four recertification credits for certified contractors.

Recertification Credit Hours available:
    Certified Contractors: 4 contact hours from Maine   DEP
    Code Enforcement Officers: 4 contact hours in Land Use from Maine State Planning Office (outside training application provided)

Registration required by Monday, July 31:


  • Mail check for $45 to Knox-Lincoln SWCD, 893 West St #103, Rockport, ME 04856
  • Submit form below and pay online by clicking “BUY NOW” button on Form Submission Confirmation page.


9:15              Introduction

Why is Maintaining Your Gravel Road Important? How to Evaluate Gravel Roads
– Bill Laflamme, Maine Department of Environmental Protection

10:30            Break

10:45            Effective Road Repair Practices
– Dave Rocque,State Soil Scientist, Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry

Noon             Lunch

12:45           Leave for field trip to road sites (carpooling recommended)

3:30             Return to Midcoast Boothbay Town Office /Adjourn