Road & Bridge Department
The mission of the Cass County Road and Bridge Department is to provide citizens the safest driving conditions possible through proficient construction and maintenance of all county roads and bridges. Our departmental personnel maintain courteous public relations by providing information in a helpful and informative manner and upholds to the policies approved by the commissioners court. Our goal is to continuously strive for construction and maintenance improvements through use of new methods and materials.
Department Personnel Descriptions
- Project planning
- Public relations
Maintenance operations consist of:
- Seasonal mowing
- Snow removal
- Roadside enhancements, including, but not limited to, blading, ditching, application of rock, surface repair, and monitoring traffic safety
- Encroachments for utility installations, approach encroachments, road reviews for subdivisions, etc.
Maintains all county bridge and culvert operations.
Maintains all county road signs upgrades / installations and repairs according to MUTCD guidelines.
County Mechanic Garage
The shop maintains mechanical repairs and maintenance of all Road and Bridge county owned and leased equipment.
Dust Control Information:
• Dust Control Product to be Purchased by Homeowners
• Deadline to Order Dust Control is April 15, 2020
A lot of residents in the county that reside on gravel roads find the dust bothersome and like to purchase dust control for their road frontage. The Road & Bridge department supports those endeavors for Cass County homeowners who choose to purchase an application of magnesium chloride. Once you purchase your dust control solution the County will prep your road prior to your application and monitor the use of maintenance equipment after the roadway is treated. It is important to know that road prep is critical for optimum performance and we will prep your road at no cost after you have purchased dust control for your road frontage.
We will work with (SWI) Scotwood Industries on the timelines of treatment and coordinate scheduling. The deadline to order dust control from SWI will be April 15, 2020. For further inquiries please feel free to contact Scotwood Industries, Inc. (SWI) at 913-851-3500 or 1-800-844-2020.