39-1508. Highway superintendent; duties.

It shall be the duty of the county highway superintendent to:

(1) Submit to the county board no later than February 1 of each year a proposed annual program, to be known as the county road annual program, proposing a schedule of construction, repair, maintenance and supervision of county roads and bridges, including federal-aid secondary road projects and a list of equipment and material purchases to be undertaken and carried out by the county within the limits of the estimated funds of the county during the next twelve months;

(2) File with the county clerk no later than February 1 of each year a revised and current map of the county roads clearly distinguishing the primary and secondary roads and indicating the past year's improvements thereon; and

(3) Undertake the projects contained in the county road annual program in the order therein stated, and when requested by the county board report the projects completed, the projects in construction, and equipment and material purchased, the amounts expended upon roads and bridges and the sum remaining to be expended; Provided, that in case of an emergency deviations from the adopted program may be authorized by the unanimous vote of the county board.

Source:Laws 1957, c. 155, art. II, ยง 8, p. 516.