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The Franklin County Public Works Department is comprised of Accounting and Administrative Services, Road Maintenance and Operation Division, Engineering and Traffic Services Division, Geographical Information Systems Division, Solid Waste Division, and Motor Vehicle and Equipment Division. All divisions are committed to our responsibility to provide safe, economical, and environmentally sound public road facilities and services.

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PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENTS

Juniper Dunes Recreation Area Access Road

 

2015-07-29 The Board of Franklin County Commissioners held a public hearing to establish a County road from Pasco-Kahlotus Road to the Juniper Dunes Recreation Area.

 

2015-04-08 - The Board of Franklin County Commissioners held a public hearing on the route preference for a Juniper Dunes access road. The public was afforded opportunity to voice opinions and concerns. At the conclusion of the hearing, the Board concurred with the County Engineer's report that Alternative 2 was the preferred option. The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) will make the final determination as to the route location.

 

County Engineer's Report:

July 22, 2015 Juniper Dunes Access Road - County Engineer's Final Report

 

Federal Highway Administration Juniper Dunes webpage (includes environmental assessment (EA)):

http://www.wfl.fhwa.dot.gov/projects/wa/juniper-dunes/

 

The Western Federal Lands Division of the Federal Highway Administration, in partnership with the Bureau of Land Management and Franklin County, is planning to construct a public access to the Juniper Dunes Wilderness and off-highway vehicle areas. The project is currently in the early planning stages.

 

The following conceptual videos were shown during an open house on July 31, 2014. Please note that these are conceptual only, and do not imply road location or specifics.

 

Conceptual Video (Existing Peterson Road) (.wmv file)

Conceptual Video (Route 1A) (.wmv file)

Conceptual Video (Route 1B) (.wmv file)

Conceptual Video (Route 1C) (.wmv file)

Conceptual Video (Route 2) (.wmv file)

 
  PUBLIC HEARINGS

 

FRANKLIN COUNTY

NOTICE OF HEARING

PETITION TO VACATE A PORTION OF

SOUTH CANAL BOULEVARD IN BASIN CITY

RIGHT-OF-WAY

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a petition has been filed in the office of the Board of County Commissioners of Franklin County requesting that the right-of-way for a portion of South Canal Boulevard in Basin City be vacated as described:

 

All that portion of South Canal Boulevard lying south of the north line of Lot 44 extended easterly and north of the south line of Lot 45 extended easterly being 60 feet in width, Basin City Industrial Park No. 1 Plat, recorded in Volume “D” of Plats, Page 14, records of Franklin County, Washington.

 

See attached illustration.

 

Provided, the easement be retained for public utilities and service in accordance with RCW 36.87.140.

 

Therefore, it is ordered by the Board that the hearing on said vacation petition will be held by the Board of County Commissioners of Franklin County at their office at the Franklin County Courthouse at 1016 North 4th Avenue, in Pasco, Washington, on Wednesday the 17th day of August 2016, at the hour of 9:00 A.M.

 

A Spanish interpreter will be available upon request.  The Commissioners’ Chambers are handicap accessible.  Arrangements to reasonably accommodate special needs, including handicap accessibility or interpreter, will be made upon receiving 24-hour advance notice.  Please contact the Commissioners’ Office at (509) 545-3535.

 

 

Dated: July 25th, 2016

 

Craig Erdman, P.E.

 

County Engineer


 

CONDADO DE FRANKLIN
AVISO DE AUDIENCIA
PETICIÓN A DESOCUPAR UN PARTE DEL
SUR CANAL (SOUTH CANAL) BOULEVARD EN BASIN CITY
DERECHO DE PASO

 

LA PRESENTE SE NOTIFICA que la petición ha sido presentada en la oficina de la Junta de Comisionados del Condado de Franklin Condado solicitando que el derecho de vía para una parte del South Canal Boulevard en la Basin City quedar libres como se describe:

 

Toda la porción del South Canal Boulevard se extiende al sur de la línea norte del Lote 44 extendida hacia el norte y el este de la línea sur del Lote 45 se extendía hacia el este ser de 60 pies de ancho, Basin City del Parque Industrial Nº 1 Plat, grabado en volumen "D" de Plats, Página 14, los registros del Condado de Franklin, Washington.

Vea la ilustración adjunta.

 

Proporcionada, la servidumbre de ser retenido por los servicios públicos y servicios de acuerdo con RCW 36.87.140.

 

Por lo tanto, es ordenado por la Junta que se celebrará la audiencia sobre la petición de dicho apartamento por la Junta de Comisionados del Condado de Condado de Franklin en su oficina en la corte del Condado de Franklin en 1016 North 4th Avenue, en Pasco, Washington, el Miércoles día 17 de Agosto de 2016, a la hora de 9:00.

 

Un intérprete de español estará disponible a petición. Cámaras de los comisarios tienen acceso para minusválidos. Arreglos para acomodar las necesidades especiales, incluyendo accesibilidad para discapacitados o intérprete, se realizarán al recibir aviso previo de 24 horas. Por favor, póngase en contacto con la Oficina de los Comisionados al (509) 545-3535

 

De fecha: 25 de Julio de, el año 2016

 

Craig Erdman, P. E.

Ingeniero del Condado

 

 

 

 

For Information on Public Hearings click here.

 
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS AND\OR PROPOSALS

THERE ARE CURRENTLY NO REQUEST FOR QULAIFICATIONS AND/OR PROPOSALS FOR THE PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT AT THIS TIME

 

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  BID SUMMARIES

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GIS PROJECTS
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ROAD RESTRICTIONS
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  ROAD CLOSURES

THERE ARE CURRENTLY NO ROAD CLOSURES

 

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MAINTENANCE PROJECTS

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COUNTY ROAD PROJECTS

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SOLID WASTE PROJECTS
For a list of the current projects in the Solid Waste Department click here .

 

MATERIAL PURCHASES

For a list of the current bids for Material Purchases click here.

 

EQUIPMENT PURCHASES
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