Highway maintenance manual - Chapter 6

​Chapter 6 - Winter Maintenance - chapter index

Subject no. Subject title Effective date Supersede date Old Subject no.
Section 1 - Introduction
06-01-01 Winter Maintenance IntroductionJanuary 2012October 200230.05
06-01-05 Mission and HistoryJanuary 2012October 200230.10
06-01-10 SupervisionJanuary 2012October 200230.15
06-01-15 Winter Section ManagementJanuary 2012October 200230.25
06-01-20 Superintendents and Regional MeetingsJanuary 2012October 200230.30
Section 5 - Road Classifications
06-05-01 Winter Highway ClassificationsJanuary 2012October 200230.20
06-05-05 Frozen Road DeclarationJanuary 2018January 201237.05
06-05-10 Class II RoadsJanuary 2018January 201237.10
06-05-15 Seasonal Posted RoadsJanuary 2018January 201237.15
Section 10 - Storm Management Responsibilities
06-10-01 Winter Maintenance SectionsJanuary 2012October 200231.05
06-10-05 Night WatchpersonJanuary 2012October 200231.10
06-10-10 Winter SurveillanceJanuary 2012October 200231.15
06-10-15Seasonal LaborJanuary 2012October 200231.25
06-10-20Winter Storm ReportsJanuary 2012October 200231.30
06-10-25Salting AuthorityJanuary 2012October 200231.35
06-10-30Operators, GeneralJanuary 2012October 200234.05
06-10-35Patrol Superintendent ReplacementsDeletedOctober 200234.10
06-10-40Hours of ServiceJanuary 2012October 200234.15
06-10-45Assisting OthersJanuary 2012October 200234.20
06-10-50Trucking SaltDecember 2017January 2017
Section 15 - Snow Removal
06-15-01 Passable Roadway - During a Winter StormJanuary 2012October 200230.35
06-15-05 Level of Effort by Category of RoadwayJanuary 2012October 200230.36
06-15-10 White ShouldersJanuary 2012October 200230.40
06-15-1524-hour CoverageJanuary 2012October 200230.45
06-15-20Best Practices IndexJanuary 2012October 200230.55
06-15-25Storm Cleanup, GeneralJanuary 2012October 200232.05
06-15-30Storm Cleanup, Winging and BenchingJanuary 2012October 200232.10
06-15-35Plowing PrioritiesJanuary 2012October 200232.15
06-15-40Drift PreventionDecember 2014January 201232.20
06-15-41Corn Row Snow FenceMarch 2017 December 2014 
06-15-42Living Snow FenceDecember 2014  
06-15-45MailboxesJanuary 2012October 200232.25
06-15-50Plowing Raised Pavement Markers October 200232.30
06-15-55Anti-Icing TechniquesJanuary 2012October 200232.35
06-15-60Artificial Snowmaking OperationsApril 2012  
Section 20 - Snow Removal Materials
06-20-01 Appropriate Use of De-icing AgentsJanuary 2012October 200235.05
06-20-05 Proper Applications and Temperature Ranges for De-icing Agents and AbrasivesJanuary 2012October 200235.10
06-20-10 Liquid Anti-icing/De-icing AgentsJanuary 2012October 200235.15
06-20-15AbrasivesJanuary 2012October 200235.20
06-20-20Application Rates Anti-icingJanuary 2012October 200235.25
06-20-25Application Rates of De-icingNovember 2008 35.30
06-20-30Trans 277 GuidelineJanuary 2012October 200239.05
06-20-35Trans 277 ProceduresMarch 2017January 201239.10
06-20-40Equipment - GeneralJanuary 2012October 200236.05
06-20-45Operations of EquipmentJanuary 2012October 200236.10
06-20-50Liquid Anti-icing SystemsJanuary 2012October 200236.15
06-20-52AVL/GPS and SensorsAugust 2013  
06-20-55Spreader AttachmentsJanuary 2012October 200236.20
06-20-60Ground Speed ControllersOctober 200236.25
06-20-65Pre-Wetting SystemsJanuary 2012October 200236.30
06-20-70Plows and BladesJanuary 2012October 200236.35
06-20-75TrucksJanuary 2012October 200236.40
06-20-80Graders, Snow-Blowers, All Wheel Drive TrucksJanuary 2012October 200236.45
06-20-84Needs for Sodium Chloride Storage FacilitiesJanuary 2017
06-20-85Salt Sheds, Brine Makers, and De-icing Agent SystemsOctober 200236.50
06-20-86Salt Shed and Loader Building DesignsJanuary 2017
06-20-90Bridge Deck Anti-icing SystemsOctober 200236.55
06-20-95Infrared Pavement Temperature SensorsJanuary 2012October 200236.60
Section 25 - Weather Services
06-25-01 RWIS Program ManagementJanuary 2012October 200238.05
06-25-05 Weather Data ServicesJanuary 2012October 200238.10
06-25-10 Maintenance Decision Support SystemAugust 2013January 201238.15
06-25-15RWIS TrainingJanuary 2012October 200238.20
06-25-20RWIS MaintenanceJanuary 2012October 200238.25
06-25-25AVL/GPSDeletedOctober 2002
06-25-30Winter Weather SystemDeletedOctober 2002