Roadway Management for Dirt, Gravel, & Low Volume Roads - Durango

Event Date: 5/18/2023
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Event Overview
Durango Road and Bridge Conference Room
1365 S. Camino Del Rio

** Presented in partnership with La Plata County **

Registration Fee

The registration fee for this workshop is $50 per person for employees of government agencies and $75 per person for non-government agencies. Fee includes any class handouts and lunch. Registration can be paid online, or via invoice upon special request. Please contact for questions.




  1. Road Design

From construction to reshaping including shape and drainage, aggregate considerations, and alternatives

  1. Roadway Maintenance

From grading to material replacement – when to pave

  1. Road Surface Stabilization

The process involved, the products required and the benefits you can expect

  1. Program Efficiency

Understand more about cost vs. savings, air quality, and safety




Roads Scholar I - Elective

This course is an ELECTIVE in the Roads Scholar I course track. Click above for more RS I program details.

Cancellation Policy

Please be considerate of those on the waiting list, cancel early if necessary. A full refund will be made if you cancel no later than 3 business days prior to the training day; otherwise, you will forfeit the registration fee.


McArthur, Robert

ROB MCARTHUR is a semi-retired public administrator with 40 years of experience in the Highway Transportation and Maintenance Industry working his way to Colorado from Alaska following the Continental Divide. Having expertise in Diesel Mechanics and Avalanche Mitigation augmenting a background in Business Management, he has been educated at three universities and two colleges including most recently a degree in Highway Maintenance Management. He is dedicated to educating the next generation of Highway Maintenance professionals as an adjunct instructor with Front Range Community College and Colorado LTAP while maintaining employment as an HEO with Douglas County. He is motivated by students willing to question and adults with learning disabilities. His background in low-volume gravel roads has led to participation with FHWA, AASHTO, CDOT, LTAP, and other transportation authorities as an SME.