Jefferson County Road Department and Recycling Report


The roads that were repaired by the Jefferson County Road Department are as follows:

Nov. 8

• Patching Crew: Filled potholes with cold mix on Cornerstone Road.

• Truck Drivers: Hauled SB2 from Little Rock to the Jefferson County Road Department.

• Grader Operators: Graded Noble Lake Road, Celia Road, Johnson Road, Morgan Road and St. Peter’s Cemetery Road.

• Ditching Crews: Cleaned out ditches on Gilliand Road.

• Boom Mower Crew: Cut grass on Spring Lake Road, Cross Road, Raintree Drive and Jason Road. Cut right of way on Huntley Trail and Samuel Road.

Nov. 12

• Culvert Crew and Heavy Equipment Operators: Replaced a 24-inch drain pipe on Hartley Dump Road.

• Truck Drivers: Hauled three loads of SB2 from Little Rock to the Jefferson County Road Department.

• Grader Operators: Graded Hooker, Kindness Road, McGaughy Road. Graded and cut the shoulders on Bayou Meto Recreational Road.

• Boom Mower Crew: Cut grass on Mulberry Road and Mulberry Grove Road, Camden Cut-Off Road, Dyson Road and Victoria Drive. Cut right of way on Pine Creek Road.

• Sign Shop: Road closed signs were taken to Hartley Dump Road and put out while they were installing the 24-inch drain pipe across the road. A tree that had fallen on Robinson Road was removed. The rest of the day was spent in the sign shop making signs for Swan Lake Road.

Nov. 13

• Patching Crew: Filled potholes on McKinney Road and Crooked Creek Road.

• Culvert Crew: Installed a drain pipe on Elkins Road and Gilliand Road.

• Truck Drivers: Hauled three loads of SB2 from Little Rock to the Jefferson County Road Department.

• Grader Operators: Graded Osborn Road and cut the shoulder on Reydell Road.

• Ditching Crew: Cut ditches on Chandler Road and cleaned out the ditches on Gilliand Road.

• Boom Mower Crew: Cut grass in the Camden Cut-Off Road ditches, Longbell Road, and Garrett Road.

Nov. 14

• Truck Driver: Hauled washed rock from Little Rock to the Jefferson County Road Department.

• Grader Operators: Graded Garrett Road, Gibb Anderson Road and Reba Road. Graded and cut shoulders on Bayou Meto Recreational Road and Acorn Road.

• Ditching Crew: Cleaned out the ditches on Fulkerson Road.

• Boom Mower Crew: Cut grass in the ditches on Cantrell Road.

• Sign Shop: Put bridge posting signs on Mitchell Road, Wabbaseka Road, Altheimer Road, Mulberry Grove Road, Put a stop sign up at the Jefferson County Road Department.

• Environmental Officer: Checked areas for illegal dumping and trashy areas.

Jefferson County Recycling Center

• Brought in eight tire boxes, seven paper boxes, eight trash boxes.

• Brought three trash trailers in. Took three trash trailers out.

• Jefferson County brought in 53.7 tons of tires. Get Rid of It/Waste Management brought in 36.59 tons of tires.

• Hauled in three trash boxes from Altheimer after a community cleanup.

• In a joint effort with Pine Bluff Clean and Beautiful and Pine Bluff Household Hazardous Waste, participated in and provided resources for America Recycles Day. Collected a full 18-wheeler of electronic waste and about 5 tons of cardboard for recycling.

• Continued work on the Recycling Center.