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Road and Bridge Department

Billy Mack


822 East 1st Street

Craig, CO 81625

Phone: 970-824-3211 ex. 15

Fax: 970-824-0356

Email: Billy Mack


Linda DeRose


Phone: 970-824-3211 ex, 14

Email: Linda DeRose


Location of Outlying Shops: 4 mile, Hamilton, Great Divide, Maybell, Dinosaur, Vermillion

 7 Departments: Crusher, Gravel, Construction, Bridge, Maintainers, Equipment Maintenance and Administration Departments

 Employees: 54 Road & Bridge Department employees.

Gravel Pits: 17

 Road and BridgeDepartment Budget: 2013 - Operating $6,708,603 Capital $6,259,000 

Total Area: 4734 sq. miles

 Total Miles: 1703.17 miles

 Total Asphalt: 128.55 miles

 Total miles Per Motorgrader: 113.54 miles average

 Subdivisions: Ten new subdivisions since 1979


Dust Suppressant: From April to August we treat approx. 146 miles of County Roads with 678,000 gallons of Magnesium Chloride.


Special Services: Winter time snow removal of 60 Senior Citizens, Work together with the Fairgrounds, Loudy Simpson, Craig Moffat Airport, Shadow Mountain Village, Golf Course and the Court House. Provide maintenance for the Sheriff Department, Ambulance and Firefighting equipment. Assist the BLM, Craig Fire/Rescue and the Sheriff's Department in Fighting Wildland Fires in the summer.


Weather Data: Average temperature range is 78 degrees in the summer with 17 degrees in the winter. Average annual precipitation is 13.56 inches of rain.