Road Maintenance

Responsibilities


  • Improve and maintain all roads under York County's jurisdiction
  • Install and repair asphalt aprons for driveways, new driveway tile, or culverts on county maintained roads
  • Maintain gravel roads by scraping, providing proper drainage, and adding stone when necessary
  • Apply calcium chloride to qualifying gravel roads
  • Cut and remove trees from roadways and right-of-ways
  • Fabricate and install street and stop signs
  • Issue applications and conduct review for encroachment permits for construction on roads and right-of-ways
  • Construct and repair drainage basins
Road maintenance crew in construction vehicles

This Office Does Not


  • Provide maintenance on any state, municipal, or private road
  • Pick up litter or garbage on roadways
  • Pick up dead animals on state roads
  • Install or maintain traffic lights
  • Resurface existing roads
  • Perform new subdivision road inspections
  • Repair mailboxes that have been knocked down
  • Construct speed bumps or tables