Jefferson County Road Department Report


Jefferson County Road Department/Recycling & Sanitation Department report week of Feb. 22 — Feb. 28, 2013

Feb. 22

Bridge Crew: Picked up tires on Rob Roy and checked bridges on N. Pack Road. Cut trees and debris from bridge on Pinebergen Road.

Patching Crew: Filled potholes on State Farm Road and Gravel Pit Road.

Culvert Crews: Hardin Reed Road North, checking for beaver dams on Rob Roy and removed a beaver dam on Brunetti Road. Removed concrete in the Altheimer area. Repaired washout on Bruce Trail.

Heavy Equipment Operators: Loaded trucks from Jefferson County Road stock pile.

Gravel Hauled: Hauled gravel from Little Rock to the stock pile. Took a load to crew working on Atkins Lake Road where it was spread on the road. Also repaired Gibb Anderson Road where it had washed out in two different places.

Grader Operators: Graded roads and helped spread the gravel on Atkins Lake Road and Gibb Anderson Road. Ditching Crews: Cleaned out pipe on Princeton Pike and cleaned out the ditches on Princeton Pike and Old Warren Road. Boom Mower: Mowed ditches on Princeton Pike and picked up leaves. Cut brush around bridge on Pinebergen Road.

Sign Shop: Making signs for the Altheimer area, put road signs up on Ellison Road, Blackwell Road, Cantrell Road, Island Harbor Road, Danaher Road, Lovelace Road, South Gilliand Road and Mitchell Road. Put a stop sign up at Blackwell and Cantrell intersection.

Environmental Officer: Checked roads for trash on Louis Ramsay Road and in the Pine Cone sub-division.

Feb. 25

Bridge Crew: Checked bridge on Pinebergen and cut trees and debris from the bridge as well as the four bridges on Wilbur West Road.

Patching Crew: Pothole patching in the Wright and Tucker area and on Verda Road. Filled potholes on Pine Cone, Red Oak, Meadow Wood, Adcock, Sumac, Linsey and Sweet Gum.

Culvert Crew: Put b-stone on Bruce Trail and patching with cold mix on Pine Cone Lane.

Equipment Crew: Loaded from the stock pile at the road department.

Truck Drivers: Hauled gravel from Little Rock to the road department.

Grader Operators: Graded Grider Field, Gibb Anderson, Webester Road, Deer Lane, Mabry Road, Providence and Clint Henderson Road.

Ditching Crew: Cut ditches on Huntley Trail and checked Jay Lynn Road, Spring Lake Road and Rustic Circle Road. Cut out ditches on Webster Road and removed leaves and debris from the ditch on Whiteville and Old Warren Road. Boom Mower Crew: Picked up leaves on Whiteville Road and cut grass on Wilbur West Road.

Sign Shop: Put a stop sign and a road sign up at Garrett Road and Longbell Road. Put a road sign up at Garrett Road. Put stop signs and road signs up at Willie Jackson Road, Wilson Road, East Altheimer Road.

d. Safety signs were taken to crews on Bruce Trail and Whiteville Road. Environmental Officer: Checked for illegal dumping and trash on Wilbur West Road, Grider Field Road, Reba Lane, McEntire Road, Jefferson-LIncoln County Line Road, Ponderosa Road, Hooker Road, Townsend Road and Belmont Road.

Feb. 26

Bridge Crew: Checked bridges on Lincoln County Line Road, removed beaver dam and cut trees and debris from around the bridge. Also on McIntire Road and Wilbur West trees and debris were cut from under and around the bridge.

Patching Crew: Checked the pipe on Earl Chadick Road and patched Jefferson North, Kearney, Budwood, Handley, Craig, Wilderness, Dogwood, Oates and Chaney Road. Culvert Crews and Heavy Equipment Operators: Installed a pipe on Dyson Road. Truck Drivers: Hauled gravel from Little Rock to the road department.

Grader Operators: Graded in the Humphrey area back to Wabbaseka area and Bruce Trail. Also cleaned out pine trees out of the ditches on Bruce Trail and German Springs area.

Ditching Crew: Dug out the ditch on Mabry Road.

Boom Mower Crew: Mowed ditches and got the leaves out of ditches on Middle Warren Road, Lincoln County Line Road and McIntire Road. Sign Shop: Took safety signs to the crew on Middle Warren Road. Checked road signs in the Wabbaseka area and Gethsemane area and put signs up on Morris Road and Earl Chadick Road.

Environmental Officer: Checked for illegal dumping on Johnson Road, Abernathy, Nobel Lake, Cottondale, Mitchell, Horseshoe Lake Road, McKinney, Jim Ford, Guenther. Lee Springs Road and Oakwood Road were cleaned up by the juvenile court clean team.

Feb. 27

Bridge Crew: Checked bridges on West Bitely Road and Winston Road, cutting trees and debris from under and around the bridge and burned the trash that was picked up. Patching Crew: Patched potholes on Marlene Road, Ferda Road, Spring Lake Road, Jason, Dyson, Rustic Drive, Lajolla and Raintree.

Culvert Crew and Heavy Equipment Operators: Ditching on Bearden Road and cleaned leaves from the culverts on Dixon, Meadow Wood and Middle Warren Road.

Gravel Hauled: From Little Rock to the road department.

Grader Crews: Graded State Farm Road, Webster, Deer Lane, Rado Road, Osborn, Grider Field, Potpourri, McDonley and River Road. The Ladd/Hooker community was graded and Cantrell Road, McCormick Road and G.L. Davis Road were graded. Graded roads in the Princeton Pike area on Webester, Lambert and Brantley Road.

Ditching Crew: Ditched on Mabry Road.

Boom Mower Crew: Mowed ditches on Old Warren Road, Middle Warren Road and Winston Road. Cleaned out the ditches and picked up the leaves and trash.

Sign Shop: Put curve sign up on Shannon Road. Moved mailbox on Mabry Road and put stop sign up on Wabbaseka Road. Road signs were made and put up on Walker Road, State Farm Road, Cantrell Road at Highway 31 in Gethsemane e and on Quattlebaum at Highway 15.

Environmental Officer: Checked for illegal dumping on Donnie Road, Target Valley, Lazy Hill Road, Petty, Margie, Bruce Trail, Wampler Spur, Providence and Crossett Road.

Feb. 28

Bridge Crew: Checked bridges on Klie, Clemmons, Mabry, Newton Road and Lincoln County Line Road and cut trees and debris from around and under the bridges.

Patching Crew: North Evans Road, River Road, Tantara Subdivision and Bugle Road. Culvert Crew: Ditched on Bugle Road and in the Tantara Subdivision.

Equipment Operators: Worked on the back lot/stock pile.

Gravel Hauled: From the road department to Walker Road and Gibb Anderson Road.

Grader Operators: Graded Jed Road, G. L. Davis Road, Summers Road, and Crossett Road. Bladed Gilliand and bladed and spread gravel on Walker Road, Gibb Anderson Road and Grider Field Road.

Ditching Crew: Continued ditching on Mabry Road. Boom Mower Crew: Cleaned out ditches and removed leaves from ditches on Divoky Road, Sunset Road and Princeton Pike.

Sign Shop: Made and put up road signs on Jeter Road, Brunetti Road and Wabbaseka Road. Put three signs on Hartley Dump Road at North Gilliand Road and Hartley Dump Road at Wabbaseka Road. Put two curve warning signs on Earl Chadick Road.

Environmental Officer: Checked for illegal dumping on Phillip Hall Road, Big Creek Road, Primrose Lane, Gwen Lane, Gibbins Road, Whiteville Road, Benmore Road and Ashton Road.

Sanitation and Recycling Center Report for week ending March 1

Processed 84.98 tons of tires (169,780 lbs.)

Hauled in six tire boxes

Hauled in eight paper boxes.

Took 2.93 tons of trash to landfill

Waste Management hauled out 28,640 lbs. (14.32 tons) of tire chips.