Operations Division: Road Maintenance

County Engineer: Paul A. Randall-Grutter P.E.
Operations Division Manager: Andy Shaw

ROUTINE MAINTENANCE

 

Sod Removal:
Remove excess buildup of sod to restore proper drainage to roads expected to be resurfaced.

Grading Roadways and Shoulders:
Grade and shape gravel shoulders to level ridges, cut and fill holes and distribute existing gravel evenly over the surface.

Ditching:
Clean bottom of ditch to restore proper drainage. This is done to remove obstructions, sod buildup and excess deposits of sediments, leaving as much vegetation as possible.

Brush Cutting:
Brush cut the right of way on all roads. This is one to prevent encroachment of brush onto roadway and to provide sight distance on curves and intersections

Mowing:
Mow the right of way on all roads. This is done to prevent encroachment of sod onto roadway and to provide sight distance on curves and intersections.

Pothole Patching
Repair edge breaks and pot holes on the roadway by filling with premixed hot or cold asphalt.