Posts With Keyword ‘Washington County Engineer David Patterson’

Washington County Engineer Submits Resignation

Posted: Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 at 10:33 am

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Washington County Engineer David Patterson has informed the Board of Supervisors that he is leaving his position early next year.  

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Governor Extends Harvest Weight Limit Lift

Posted: Monday, November 14th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Governor Terry Branstad has signed an extension to a proclamation temporarily allowing trucks to haul harvests with heavier weights.  

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Secondary Road Crews Are Ready For Winter

Posted: Thursday, November 10th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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With yesterday’s brush with winter weather, the Washington County Secondary Roads Department wants to pass along that they are ready to tackle the challenge of clearing the roads.  

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Bridge Reopened Near Wellman

Posted: Thursday, November 3rd, 2011 at 6:24 am

The bridge over Smith Creek southeast of Wellman that was closed in July has been reopened to traffic.  

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Washington County Road Closure Begins Today

Posted: Wednesday, October 5th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Motorists will not be able to access one intersection in central Washington County starting today.  

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Washington County Road Closure Begins Today

Posted: Wednesday, July 27th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Motorists will not be able to access one road in central Washington County starting today.  

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Heat Causing Buckled Pavement

Posted: Wednesday, July 20th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The warmer temperatures are causing more than just thermometers to rise.  

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Hickory Avenue Bridge Construction Begins Next Week

Posted: Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 at 6:22 am

A northern Washington County road will be closed beginning Monday.  

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English River Breaches Banks

Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Recent heavy rainfall has caused the English River in northern Washington County to flood over its banks this week.  

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Board of Supervisors Approve Fuel Bids

Posted: Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors approved bids for fuel for the next fiscal year.  

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Washington County Road Work Beginning This Week

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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Road construction in Washington County will be causing delays this week.  

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Board of Supervisors Discuss Engineer Sharing Agreement

Posted: Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Washington County Board of Supervisors reviewed the agreement with Keokuk County on the sharing of a County Engineer during their regular meeting yesterday.  

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Road Work Beginning in Washington County

Posted: Friday, April 15th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Road construction in Washington County will be causing delays starting next week. 

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Dust Control Permits Available

Posted: Thursday, March 31st, 2011 at 6:24 am

The Washington County Engineer’s Office is reminding county residents that the deadline for getting a dust control permit in the county is April 30th.  

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Governor Culver Lifts Harvest Weight Limit

Posted: Thursday, September 23rd, 2010 at 6:25 am

Governor Culver signed a proclamation on Tuesday that temporarily allows trucks hauling harvests of heavier weights.

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Wayland Road to Be Redone

Posted: Monday, June 28th, 2010 at 8:44 am

Washington County Engineer David Patterson says $750,000 of the $900,000 needed to make Wayland Road south of Washington safe for drivers, and make room for bikes, will come from grants.

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Wayland Road South of Washington to Benefit From Grants

Posted: Saturday, June 26th, 2010 at 6:24 am

Washington County Engineer David Patterson says $750,000 of the $900,000 needed to make Wayland Road south of Washington safe for drivers, and make room for bikes, will come from grants.

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Road Embargo To Halt Semi-Truck Traffic

Posted: Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010 at 6:26 am

Washington County Engineer David Patterson says the overuse of Ginkgo Avenue outside of West Chester is a sign that less funding has made the current system of maintaining similar roads “not sustainable”.

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Heavy Rain Helps Washington Counties Unpaved Roads

Posted: Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 5:54 am

Washington County Engineer David Patterson says this week’s precipitation has actually improved the county’s unpaved roads.

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Washington Co. Engineer to Practice Trade in Brazil

Posted: Friday, November 20th, 2009 at 6:19 am

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The Washington County Engineer plans to practice his trade in Brazil.

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