Transportation & Engineering

Responsibilities


Public Works manages 399 center line miles of County roadway and a 7.3-mile multi-use path called the Larry Scott Memorial Trail. Duties include:
  • Compiling and interpreting speed and crash data
  • Designing and managing construction projects
  • Maintaining County roads
  • Managing the public right-of-way
  • Planning for future road and active transportation improvements
  • Responding to road wash-outs and related emergencies
Note that not all Jefferson County public rights-of-way are County roads. For a list of Jefferson County roads that are opened and maintained by the County, please see East Jefferson County Road Log (PDF) or West Jefferson County Road Log (PDF).