Time in Knox County:

2018 Fall Office Hours
Mon-Thu: 8:30 am - 4:30pm (mostly)
Fri: 9:00am - 2:00pm

* We try hard to be in the office between 8:30am and 4:30pm from Mon-Thu, but please call ahead to be sure!

893 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME 04856


Send us an email
This form does not yet contain any fields.
    Stay connected!

    Sign up for our email newsletter

    Thanks to our supporters!


    Ober logo

    Ames True Value Hardware Supply

    Fedco Seeds

    Rockport Automotive

    Plants Unlimited

    Flatbread Co.

    A.E. Sampson & Son

    Agricola Farm

    Fresh Off The Farm

    Good Tern Coop

    Green Thumb

    Hannaford Supermarkets

    Johnny's Selected Seeds

    Mid-Maine Forestry

    Moose Crossing Garden Center

    Mystic Woodworks

    NEWAIM Farm

    Rising Tide Coop

    Schoolhouse Farm

    Spear Farm (Nobleboro)

    Viking Lumber (Warrren)

    Warren True Value

    Workshop is full! Please fill in form below to get on waiting list...

    Non-Traditional Solutions to Gravel Road Problems

    For contractors, road associations, public works employees and individuals

    November 7, 2018 
    8:30 am - 2:30 pm

    Jefferson Fire Department    
    204 Waldoboro Rd (Rt 32), Jefferson

    Registration Fee: $45pp
    (includes morning coffee and lunch)

    Four (4) Re-Certification Credits in Sediment & Erosion Control for Certified Contractors

    Sponsored by Knox-Lincoln SWCD & Midcoast Conservancy


    Workshop is Full!


    Morning Session: 8:30 am to 12:00 pm


    8:45-9:45 David Roque, Maine State Soil Scientist, ME Department of Agriculture Conservation & Forestry: Effective non-traditional practices to repair roads, some of which are his own design.

    9:45-10:00—Coffee Break

    10:00-11:00 Peter Coughlan, Director, Maine Local Roads Center, Maine DOT: Gravel road basics 101; grader drivers vs operators; fixing mud; good vs bad gravel; winter plowing; technical resources.

    11:00-12:00Dustin Dorr, Maine DEP: Rules and Regulations to remember and a special focus on stream crossings

    12:00-12:30—Break for lunch—included in registration fees

    Afternoon Session: 12:30-2:30 pm

    Includes 2-3 site visits to nearby gravel roads to evaluate road conditions with experts from morning session.

    This form does not yet contain any fields.