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AGO Opinions with Topic: MAINTENANCE OF ABANDONED STATE HIGHWAY BY COUNTY
AGO 1958 No. 195 >  May 15, 1958
OFFICES AND OFFICERS - COUNTY COMMISSIONERS - DUTY TO KEEP ALL COUNTY ROADS FREE OF SNOW DURING THE WINTER MONTHS - AUTHORITY TO REFUSE TO ACCEPT ROAD ABANDONED BY STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT AND CONVEYED TO COUNTY - HIGHWAYS - DUTY OF COUNTY TO MAINTAIN ROAD ABANDONED BY STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT AND CONVEYED TO COUNTY - ROADS
OFFICES AND OFFICERS ‑- COUNTY COMMISSIONERS ‑- DUTY TO KEEP ALL COUNTY ROADS FREE OF SNOW DURING THE WINTER MONTHS -- AUTHORITY TO REFUSE TO ACCEPT ROAD ABANDONED BY STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT AND... 1.  A portion of state highway abandoned by the state of Washington and certified to a county must be maintained by the county.   2.  The county commissioners are authorized to exercise discretion in determining whether or not any particular road can be kept free of snow all winter.
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