Register Now for MMTA Annual Banquet

Registrations have been steady for January’s MMTA Annual Banquet – the largest gathering of the year for Maine’s trucking industry.  We expect 500+ attendees to gather at the Holiday Inn By-the-Bay in Portland on January 9, 2020 with the following order of events: 2:30pm – MMTA Membership and Board Meetings (second floor Board Room) 5:00pm […]


Law enforcement continues to express concern that the December 17, 2019 Electronic Logging Device (ELD) deadline is looming, and they are still seeing many of their roadside contacts with CMV’s result in driver confusion about the difference between AOBRD’s and ELD’s.  In most cases, the driver thinks they are already compliant, but they do not […]

Highway Funding Presentation – Brian Bouchard (H.O. Bouchard)

The following is the written comments delivered by former MMTA Chairman, Brian Bouchard, at the October 24, 2019 meeting of the Blue Ribbon Commission to Study and Recommend Funding Solutions for the State’s Transportation Systems.  Good morning! My name is Brian Bouchard, and I am the President of H.O.Bouchard, Inc. We own 105 trucks, based […]

Start of 2020 UCR Registration Delayed

The start of the 2020 UCR registration period is delayed until further notice while the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) completes its rulemaking process. Once the final rulemaking is published, the registration period will be opened. The UCR Board of Directors will recommend that states delay enforcement for approximately three (3) months from that […]