Posts With Keyword ‘David Patterson’

Harvest Weight Limit Lift Extension Ending

Posted: Saturday, November 26th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The extension of a proclamation to temporarily allow trucks to haul harvests with heavier weights is about to end.  

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Steel Wheels on Secondary Roads

Posted: Friday, November 25th, 2011 at 6:23 am

Mitchell County is having problems with the use of steel wheeled tractors on their roads.

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Board of Supervisors Meeting Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, October 31st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are meeting tomorrow and will be discussing a change in speed limit in the county.  

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Government Funding Could Help Local Bridges

Posted: Saturday, October 15th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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As part President Obama’s American Jobs Act, funding could be available to repair bridges that are deemed as deficient.

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Construction Concludes on Ivy Avenue

Posted: Friday, September 23rd, 2011 at 6:27 am

Ivy Avenue outside of Washington was once again opened to thru traffic Wednesday following a three month construction project.

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Construction Concludes on Ivy Avenue

Posted: Thursday, September 22nd, 2011 at 3:38 pm

Ivy Avenue outside of Washington was once again opened to thru traffic Wednesday following a three month construction project.

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Governor Lifts Harvest Weight Limit

Posted: Friday, September 16th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has signed a proclamation that will temporarily allow trucks to haul harvests with heavier weights.  

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Board of Supervisors Approve Construction Bids

Posted: Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors have approved bids for some construction work.  

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Board of Supervisors to Review Bids Tomorrow

Posted: Monday, August 1st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are reviewing bids as part of their meeting tomorrow.  

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Board of Supervisors to Review Bids

Posted: Sunday, July 31st, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors are set to review bids as part of their meeting this week.  

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Tall Corn Could Affect County Intersections

Posted: Saturday, July 30th, 2011 at 6:28 am

Corn has been growing taller in area farm fields and many times it can create problems for drivers.  

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Flash Flooding Closes Several Roads

Posted: Thursday, June 16th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Flash flooding from thunderstorms Tuesday evening prompted several roads to be closed throughout Washington County.  

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Flash Flooding Closes Several Roads

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 12:00 pm

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Flash flooding from thunderstorms yesterday evening prompted several roads to be closed throughout Washington County.  

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Board of Supervisors Approve Resolutions

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors approved resolutions for the purchase of right-of-way easements.  

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Dust Control Permit Deadline Today

Posted: Friday, April 29th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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The Washington County Engineer’s Office is reminding county residents that the deadline for getting a dust control permit in the county is today.  

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Washington County Road Work Delayed

Posted: Tuesday, April 19th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Road construction in Washington County has been delayed because of weather.  

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Board of Supervisors Discuss Secondary Roads

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors reviewed bids for County secondary roads improvement projects with the County Engineer during their meeting yesterday. 

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Last Week’s Blizzard Was Expensive

Posted: Wednesday, February 9th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Last week’s blizzard has cost the county thousands of dollars. 

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Bridge Opened Again

Posted: Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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The bridge over Crooked Creek on 250th Street is open again. 

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Washington’s First Fall Freeze Suspends Wayland Road Construction

Posted: Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 6:29 am


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Construction of the safety shoulders along seven miles Wayland Road, south of Washington, has been suspended due to recent cold weather.

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