Provide sound and stable roadside management practices for Des Moines County's 3000+ acres of right of way
Removal and control of unwanted trees and brush for visual and other safety concerns
Use of proper seeding to provide erosion and weed control on new construction areas
Provide erosion control practice for other vulnerable sites
Control of state listed and other noxious weeds in county right of way
Establish and maintain roadside prairies
The Roadside Manager for Des Moines County is also the Weed Commissioner for Des Moines County. Any complaint about noxious weeds on public or private property may be directed to Jeff Chase at 753-8720.