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Volunteering, Niles Canyon Railway

Volunteering — Blog Post #11

Posted: April 8, 2017 at 4:47 pm   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! TOL Niles Parking November December 2016 I worked the Niles parking lot four times during the 2016 TOL season. This was my second season of parking lot duty so I was more familiar with what needed to be done. Our job is to help our guests get […]

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Volunteering — Blog Post #10

Posted: February 19, 2017 at 7:37 pm   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! Dec 20, 2015 I wanted to help with TOL so I decided to volunteer for the Niles parking lot. I arrived early to meet with the other volunteers and find out how I could help. The Niles parking lot is long and narrow, broken up into several […]

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Volunteering — Blog Post #9

Posted: February 11, 2017 at 6:57 pm   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! Oct 24, 2015 With the Train of Lights coming soon, the need to have the right of way clear of any and all trees and brush was a time sensitive matter. We don’t want any of the lights on the outside of the TOL being pulled off […]

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Volunteering — Blog Post #8

Posted: August 17, 2015 at 4:00 am   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! Jul 11, 2015 Saturday, 11 July, was not a regular brush cutting day. I was told we were removing some bushes around the pond. I couldn’t recall any bodies of water at Brightside, but, after checking my California drought dictionary, indeed, that large empty pit next to […]

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Volunteering — Blog Post #7

Posted: August 16, 2015 at 4:00 am   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! April 11, 2015 Today I attended the Roadway Worker Protection (RWP) training class at the White House in the Brightside yard. This training class is required for all MOW team members. The instructor was great and I learned a lot of new things. For example, when we […]

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Volunteering — Blog Post #6

Posted: August 15, 2015 at 4:00 am   /   Volunteering

For details on this blog, please click here! Mar 14, 2015 The Burro Crane in Brightside needed to have the rest of the bodywork removed. This included the roof and side panels. While removing the bolts attaching one of the side panels to the base of the crane cab we found a quick release connector […]

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