The Rural Roads Operations and Maintenance Advisory Committee (RROMAC) works with county staff and advises the Board of Commissioners on issues related to rural roads. RROMAC had a voice in the most recent update of the county's Transportation Plan, and was instrumental in development of the current gravel road upgrades program.
The Urban Road Maintenance District Advisory Committee (URMDAC) works with county staff and advises the Board of Commissioners on issues related to road maintenance provided by the Urban Road Maintenance District (URMD). URMDAC reviews and makes recommendations regarding service levels and annual work programs, assists in evaluating the cost effectiveness and efficiency of URMD, and advises on continuation of URMD and/or other long-range funding opportunities for road maintenance.
The Minor Betterment Program Selection Committee considers and recommends Minor Betterment Program projects for construction. The committee consists of county staff representing the Department of Land Use and Transportation and citizens representing the Rural Roads Operations and Maintenance Advisory Committee, the Urban Road Maintenance District Advisory Committee, and the Committee for Citizen Involvement.
Citizens are encouraged to become involved in transportation improvement projects and to make recommendations concerning project design features, community impacts, and mitigation measures.
If you'd rather help in a more outdoors, hands on way, consider adopting a road! You and your colleagues can find a stretch of roadway in which you can take special pride. Call Adopt-A-Road at 503-846-7619.