Structures maintained by crews include:

  • Bridges
  • Bulkhead retaining walls
  • Ferry docks
  • Guardrails
  • Seawalls

Bridge Inspections


  • Inspected bi-annually by federal mandate (161 bridges)
  • Performed by Public Works Engineering.
  • Maintenance/repairs/replacement require permits determined by "fish window".
Potter Road

Agency Coordination for Maintenance/Repair/Replacement

  • Requires coordination with the County habitat biologist and fish and wildlife personnel for permitting.
  • Identification and relocation of utilities occur in cooperation with the utility companies.


  • Different standards and types of guardrail are currently in use.
  • Inventory is maintained by location, length, type and condition.

Ferry Docks

  • Inspected monthly.
  • Repairs are scheduled so there is minimal impact to ferry customers.