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Road Department

Road Foreman: Tim Willis 

Assistant Road Foreman: Kenny Deabenderfer

The White Township Road Department provides many services for the residents of the Township.  Snow-plowing and anti-skid treatment during winter weather, street and bridge maintenance, stormwater, mowing road rights-of-way, new construction projects and an annual leaf and spring pickup are only a few of the many tasks undertaken by the road department. The crew consists of nine full-time employees including the road superintendent and assistant road superintendent.  

The White Township road crew is responsible for clearing snow from more than 84 miles of roads.  White Township has a salt storage shed with a 500-ton capacity of salt and 250-ton capacity of anti-skid. Magnesium chloride is sometimes used when temperatures drop below 20 degrees.  The crew utilizes 4 large trucks, 5 midsize trucks and 2 pickup trucks.  A grader and front loader are sometimes used to remove hard-packed or heavy ice.   


  • Pothole patching
  • Sign repair
  • Sweeping of roads in both spring and fall
  • Mowing of Township road rights-of-way two times per year
  • Road crack sealing
  • Berm and shoulder repair
  • Guiderail repair
  • Line painting of 14 roads
  • Tree trimming and removal within the Township road rights-of-way



  • Road paving projects: 28 miles of roads paved in the last 10 years. Roads are selected based on age and condition.
  • In-house paving projects: paving portions of all short in length roads and leveling of  secondary roads for seal coating projects.
  • Dig out bad portions of pavement and repair.
  • Install asphalt curbing as needed and at problem areas.