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Highway Department

Highway Department
1213 Highway Drive
Clarksville, TN 37040
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Phone: (931) 648-5740
Hours: 6:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Thursday

Strategic Plan

Mission Statement

The mission of the Montgomery County Highway Department is to provide the citizens of Montgomery County with a safe, cost-effective transportation system that ensures the mobility of people and products and promotes economic prosperity and preserves the quality of the environment.

Goal Statements

  • To replace or resurface 40 to 55 miles of the 735 miles of Montgomery County roads annually
  • To replace a bridge every other year, with a culvert when possible, and giving priority to bridges rated “low”
  • Mowing and maintain total right-of-way areas six times annually

Programs

  • Roads Program
  • Bridge Program
  • Right-of-way Program

Roads Program

Purpose Statement

The purpose of the Roads Program is to build, resurface, and maintain more than 735 miles of road in Montgomery County.

Performance Measures

Results

  • Percent of roads in optimum condition (Goal: 1)

Outputs

  • Number of roads in Montgomery County (Goal: 1

Demands

  • Number of miles of new road needed (Goal: 1)
  • Number of miles of road in need of repair (Goal: 1)

Efficiencies

  • Cost per mile for road repair (Goal: 1)
  • Cost per mile for road maintenance (Goal: 1)
  • Cost of fuel (Goal: 1)
  • Cost of hot mix (Goal: 1)

Bridge Program

Purpose Statement

The purpose of the Bridge Program is to build new bridges where indicated, replace bridges, and maintain bridges.

Performance Measures

Results

  • Percent of bridges that are safe and sound (Goal: 2)

Outputs

  • Number of bridges (Goal: 2)
  • Number of culverts (Goal: 2)

Demands

  • Number of bridges rated “low” (Goal: 2)
  • Number of new bridges needed (Goal: 2)

Efficiencies

  • Cost per project (Goal: 2)
  • Cost of materials (Goal: 2)

Right-of-Way Program

Purpose Statement

The purpose of the Right-of-Way Program is to maintain all of the right-of-way areas in Montgomery County, mowing and clearing debris, maintenance and replacement of signage and traffic signals.

Performance Measures

Results

  • Percent of right-of-way area (2,672.73 acres) maintained (Goal: 3)

Outputs

  • Number of signs replaced and maintained (Goal: 3)
  • Number of traffic signals added, replaced, or maintained (Goal: 3)
  • Number of acres of right-of-way safe and properly maintained (Goal: 3)

Demands

  • Number of signs stolen or damaged (Goal: 3)
  • Number of new signs needed (Goal: 3)
  • Number of signals needed or damaged (Goal: 3)
  • Number of new signals needed (Goal: 3)
  • Number of acres of right-of-way (Goal: 3)

Efficiencies

  • Cost per signage (Goal: 3)
  • Cost per signal (Goal: 3)
  • Cost per acre of right-of-way (Goal: 3)