Current Maintenance and Petition Projects

In 2022, the Drain Commissioner's Office performed general maintenance work or inspections on 134 drains and assessed 104 drainage districts a total of $1,030,222.00.  Over 16 miles of open drains were cleaned out and brush control work was completed on 53 drain systems totaling almost 72 miles.


Petition Projects

DrainTownshipSectionType of WorkStatus as of January 2024
#720 PeckEssex4,5,8,& 9Open ditch clean out, tile drain extension. Awaiting bidding. 
#956 Timber RidgeBath28,33Detention basin construction and tile drain repairs/replacement.Appeal period for Apportionments open through June 26. 

#087 RiversideWatertown18Open ditch construction and tile drain installation. Easement Aquisition in process
#089 Looking Glass BrookWatertown18Open ditch construction and tile drain installation. Preliminary Design and Easement acquisition in progress. Petition work determined necessary at July 24th, 2017 Board of Determination meeting.

 #051 Summer Lane

Engineering and Planning Development
#871 Thompson

#597 Kidd

Engineering and Planning Development
 #594 Kelley

Engineering and Planning Development 

Maintenance Projects

Drain Township Section Type of Work Status
#599 Kinney Watertown   Tree Clearing On Going
Special Notes
Please note that this is not a complete list of all work currently in process.