Michael Summers, Director
1100 Olney Avenue
Astoria, OR
(503) 325-8631

“Responsibly create, improve and maintain services and
infrastructure with quality, safety and integrity.”

The Road Division of the Public Works Department houses the offices of the Roads, County Engineer, County Surveyor, Parks, Building & Grounds and Westport Sewer Service District programs.

The administrative staff plans and administers the budget and contracts for the department and represents Clatsop County on federal, state and local transportation issues.

The Road Maintenance section provides brush control, pot hole patching, culvert cleaning and replacement, shoulder and ditch maintenance, oiling, road rebasing and grading. Improvements include contracted bridge replacement and A.C. paving and major road construction and reconstruction.

The County Engineer plans, designs and coordinates projects for the county’s road system, consisting of approximately 250 miles of roads, 68 bridges and three ocean beach approaches.

The office of the Surveyor is responsible for checking, filing and indexing boundary surveys by private and public surveyors. The office maintains all records of surveys and provides means by which the public can use these records. The surveyor checks and approves subdivisions, condominiums and land partitions. The surveyor surveys county owned land and county roads. The surveyor is responsible for the recovery, restoration and preservation of public Land corners. These are section corners, quarter corners and donation land claim corners.

The Parks program is responsible for the operation and maintenance of the county's parks and recreational areas.

Building & Grounds is responsible for the general maintenance and housekeeping of Clatsop County facilities. The staff works with other departments to provide general renovations, scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, custodial services and emergency repairs within established safety and health standards. The staff also supervises community service workers or inmates as assigned to the department from Parole and Probation, County Jail or Juvenile Department.

For county road and other maps, visit Maps - Geographic Information Systems.


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Clatsop County Roads
1100 Olney Ave.
Astoria, OR 97103

We are open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.