Why does it take so long to clear gravel roads when it snows?
Restoring access on gravel roads is a slow process since the motor graders are not built for speed and a typical route covers from 60-80 miles of road (or 120-160 lane miles) that need to be cleared. If windy conditions result in having to use the V-plows to get through snow drifts, even slower progress will be made. Sometimes after a severe storm it is not possible to reach all homes until the second or third day. Continued windy conditions can result in a road blowing shut shortly after it is opened. Home owners are encouraged to plan accordingly for the winter season.

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1. How do I get a new driveway?
2. How do I get dust control by my property?
3. How much is the permit for dust control?
4. Do I have to own the property where I am placing dust control?
5. Where do I get the bright orange flags to mark my dust control?
6. Can I use waste oil as dust control?
7. Why does it take so long to clear gravel roads when it snows?
8. Why does my driveway keep getting plowed shut?
9. The plow knocked down my mailbox. Will the County replace it?
10. I've seen plow trucks on the road that sometimes aren't spreading salt. Why don't they since they're there anyway?
11. Is there anything that I can do to help with snow and ice operations?
12. When can we expect to see crews working during inclement weather?
13. How can I contact the Engineering and Secondary Roads Department?
14. Who do I contact in case of an emergency?