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Mark Mohr, Highway Superintendent
Highway Department

781 E Base Road
Greensburg, IN 47240

Phone: (812) 663-2682
Fax:  (812) 662-6289
E-mail:  mmohr@decaturcounty.in.gov


FAQ'S FOR THE COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT

1). What is the Right-of-Way? ANSWER: This is determined on a case by case
situation, addressed by the Highway Superintendent.

2). Does the County Highway clean ditches? ANSWER: Yes. Please contact
the Highway Department. Cleaning is done on a case by case basis and by
priority and circumstances.

3). Will the county deliver stone to my driveway? ANSWER: No. The county
puts stone on driveways that are school bus turnarounds (SBTA's) and is
done at the request of the School System.

4). Will the county sell culverts? ANSWER: No. Governmental units such as
the County Highway is not allowed to sell to private individuals.

5). Do we cut trees for county residents? ANSWER: No. Not as a tree service.
We do, however, remove trees from right-of-way that interfere with drainage
and safety to the traveling public. These situations are decided on a case by
case basis.

6). Driveway installations: Please refer to Driveway Permit Requirements.
Contact the County Highway Office.

7). How do I know what size culvert pipe and/or if I need one? ANSWER:
Contact the Highway Department, refer to the Driveway Permit Require-
ments, or contact the ASC office.

8). Will you put stone on my road? ANSWER: Yes. Please take into con-
sideration weather conditions and highway projects that are currently
underway. Please allow a reasonable period of time for request to
be met.

9). Paving Schedule - Will my road get paved? ANSWER: Please
contact the Highway Superintendent for information about the paving
schedule.





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