Printed on May 24, 2013 @ 3:36 PM
Harris Road at Steel Span Bridge on Tum Tum End of Road - Bridge out.
Benton County invites Requests for Proposals for the
Coordinateed Special Transportation Services
Proposals must be delivered to Benton County Public Works Department by:
May 24, 2013 5:00 PM
The Benton County Public Works Department has contracted with Production Crop Services of Tangent, Oregon, to deliver Dust Control Services at a reduced rate for public roadways.
Any individual interested in Dust Control Services and residing on a county or public road should call for an application form. Completed application forms and pre-payment must be received by 5:00 pm, Friday, May 10. If you participated in last years program, you will receive the application form by mail or it can printed via the web: Dust Control Application
In some instances depending on road and weather conditions, two separate half-shot applications may be made. Rates are by the lineal foot of application as follows (minimum 150 LF):
up to 12 feet wide $ .0.61/lineal foot
16 feet wide $ 0.82/lineal foot
Total application rate shall be 0.50 gallons per square yard. Benton County attempts to make application with a minimum curing time of 24 hours prior to receiving excessive rainfall. As necessary, in the event of rainfall within a 24 hour of application, The County may at it discretion make up to an additional ½ application based on the amount of rainfall received.
Application is scheduled the last of May through the end of June.
For more information, an application form(s), or a list of approved County vendors for application on public rights of way, contact Benton County Public Works at 541-766-6821.
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The Environmental Issues Advisory Committee meets the 1st Thursday of each month, 12:00–1:30 pm, in the Avery Facility Large Conference Room and schedules at least one community forum per year.
The Bicycle Advisory Committee meets the 2nd Thursday of January, March, May, July, September and November, 7–9 p.m. in the Avery Facility Large Conference Room and schedules at least one community forum per year.
The Road Advisory Committee meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month, 7 pm, in the Avery Facility Large Conference Room and schedules at least one community forum per year.
The Special Transportation Advisory Committee invites you to attend their meetings, which are held on the third Tuesday of each month. The meetings are scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. and are held in the Main Meeting Room of the Corvallis/Benton County Public Library located at 645 NW Monroe Ave., Corvallis, OR.
The mission of Benton County Public Works is to keep our community accessible, safe and environmentally responsible by meeting daily needs with efficient road and transportation systems, rural utility services, public facilities and land use services.