Collector Paving Working Group

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Committee Membership

The Collector Paving Working Group consists of one member from each of PACTS subregions, the chair of the Technical Committee, members of MaineDOT, and a member of the Maine Turnpike Authority.


Chris BranchPublic Works DirectorPortland (Central Subregion)874-8801
Bill ShaneTown ManagerCumberland (Northern Subregion)

829-2205 x301

Adam BlissTown EngineerFreeport (Technical Committee)865-4743 x106
Angela BlanchetteTown EngineerScarborough (Southern Subregion)730-4043
Eric DudleyPublic Works DirectorWestbrook (Western Subregion)854-0660
LaRay HamiltonSenior Project ManagerMaineDOT
Darryl BelzMPO EngineerMaineDOT624-3275
Jennifer Brickett

Erin CourtneyPublic Relations ManagerMaine Turnpike Authority871-7771


Elizabeth RobertsTransportation Engineer899-3374

Committee Responsibilities

The Collector Paving Working Group is an ad hoc advisory group to the PACTS Policy Committee. The Collector Paving Working Group is charged with recommending to the PACTS Policy Committee: 

  • Updates and changes to the section on Collector Preservation Paving Set Aside (currently page 13 of TIP Policies and Procedures).
  • Developing the scoring formula for selecting projects that can be explained in the Policies and Procedures and easily understood by the general public. 
  • A list of items that can and cannot be included in the projects as well as any exemptions to the list. 
  • Guidance on how often and how to rate pavements. 
  • Other restrictions on projects such as project length, type of road, etc. 
  • Guidance for planning, sequencing, and allocating funds to projects.