Any Boston or Maine drivers here?

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by jumpman23, Feb 15, 2015.

  1. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    We all know Boston and that whole area have been getting crushed with mega snow storms back to back, we all would like to know how terrible it has really been. Have you guys n gals been missing a lot of work, have loads been backed up, a lot of accidents at work? Give us the lowdown on what it has been like for the past few weeks.
  2. gbpackman29

    gbpackman29 Member

    Haven't finished a route in weeks, bring back 50+ stops never sheeted, ecd a good 30+ others. At least 2 hit parked car and an intersection crash on Fri that I know of just last wk. Punched out at 2221 on Fri, and around that time every other day. Lots of fun.
  3. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    I feel bad for you guys up there, freakin ridiculous you guys keep getting smashed in the mouth. Heard its unreal up there today like hurricane force winds. Just be safe brother for real. :happy2:
  4. The Blackadder

    The Blackadder Are you not amused?

    Its ugly up here, we a rolling trailers and are days behind. I have areas I cant do. Sup took 40 stops of me on Thursday last week and put them in his 4x4 to deliver. Never seen this in close to 25 years
  5. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Wow dude, unreal the asczz whooping that has been going on up there. Unimaginable really with what you see on tv and internet, how bad its been.
  6. The Driver

    The Driver I drive.

    Midwest is going to see some snow through tomorrow. Hopefully under 9-10 inches. I feel for you guys in the NE.
  7. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Yeah were supposed to get like 5 to 8 approximately here on the eastern shore near Maryland and Delaware. Hopefully it starts tomorrow night after work and maybe get the day off on Tuesday, all depending lol.
  8. ManInBrown

    ManInBrown Well-Known Member

    Just a brutal winter here in the NorthEast. Friday was terrible. Never reached 15F. Another cold week upcoming. Cant wait for Spring. At least not as bad as Boston here. Stay safe everybody
  9. clean hairy

    clean hairy Well-Known Member

    Noticing the title of this thread, someone did not do so well in Geography.
    Boston is in Mass, NOT Maine!
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  10. MyTripisCut

    MyTripisCut Director of Shenanigans

    I think he meant the northeast of the northeast. Like anyone here from Boston or Maine? Perhaps a semicolon would have been appropriate. Anyone here from Boston; Maine? Macho Man knows his geography bro
  11. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    It was Boston and Maine not Boston, Maine duh really dude, nobodys that freakin dumb DERAIL lmfao
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  12. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Good looking out MTC, owe you 1 brother lmfao.
  13. Lead Belly

    Lead Belly BANNED

    At least you got another Super Bowl. I'll never get one.
  14. UpstateNYUPSer

    UpstateNYUPSer Very proud grandfather.

    One of our on-cars was in Worcester a few weeks ago to try to help them get caught up. He said that it was tough to get around at first but after awhile he got the hang of it and was able to help them make a dent in their backlog. The one thing that he did say was that the DOL for the route he was asked to run was stop for stop.

    We have been fortunate here in that we have missed out on most of the snow but we will be in the deep freeze through tomorrow.
  15. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    I read the title of this post and instantly thought of the image of the weather map showing snow all along the Northern Atlantic region.

    I think it will be a few weeks of trouble indeed.
  16. jumpman23

    jumpman23 Oh Yeah

    Weather is so weird nowadays on east coast. Stays cold it seems til like late april early may now. I remember back in high school it would start getting cold in October and by late March it would be warm enough to wear shorts to school already. I guess now I cant complain as much cause im still wearing shorts to work til almost Thanksgiving. Just wish it would warm up in April like beginning of April instead of almost May lol.
  17. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    Must be Global Warming! lol Now we know why they cooked the books and changed the data.
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  18. 3 done 3 to go

    3 done 3 to go In control of my own destiny

    I was just thinking this same thing as I was reading down the thread. Funny the last 2 winters. Not a peep from all of those quacks. Can't believe people fell for that crap .
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  19. brownmonster

    brownmonster Man of Great Wisdom

    Been delivering in Wisconsin for 26 years. Only once were we told to stay home. Can't imagine the aggravation of a New England winter.
  20. hondo

    hondo promoted to mediocrity

    Comma after Boston in the title: "Any Boston, or Maine drivers here?"
    The climate, she's a changin'.