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This two-day event primarily addresses fall and winter transportation maintenance issues. Vendors and speakers present a variety of new equipment and information through an extensive indoor and outdoor display area. The annual snowplow "roadeo" allows individuals and pairs of competitors to compete on a closed course.

For more information, visit the Fall Maintenance Expo website

Date & Location

The expo is scheduled for October 3-4, 2018, at the St. Cloud Public Works Facility, 1200 15th Avenue SE, St. Cloud, MN 56304.

Registration

  • Register online
  • Cost: $30 for one day, $50 for two days. Snowplow "roadeo" registration is $25 per driver.
  • Please note: Walk-in registration is also available.

Topics Covered

  • Spreader procedures
  • Unmanned aircraft systems bridge inspection implementation
  • Transitioning to leadership
  • How to effectively communicate
  • PERA
  • Trees in the right-of-way: The right way of pruning public right-of-way
  • Material use
  • The future of automated and connected vehicles
  • Communicating with the public while performing maintenance activities
  • Drones

Who Should Attend

City, county, and state maintenance employees and supervisors, plus transportation and research implementation personnel.

Credit

1.0 Roads Scholar Program credit (0.5 cr/day).

Sponsors

This expo is sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Transportation, Minnesota LTAP, Minnesota Street Superintendents Association, and American Public Works Association/Minnesota Chapter.