It is the mission of the Public Works Department to maintain,
repair, design, and construct County roads, bridges, and storm water
drainage systems in accordance with local, state, and federal
laws/standards, and in a manner that maximizes public safety; review
and approve land development projects as they relate to the County
road, drainage, and park systems, as well as the County Surveyor
function; administration and maintenance of the County parks and
County Services Areas; and pursue and obtain federal and state funds
for the County roads, bridges, storm drainage systems, and parks.
In supporting the County mission, the Public Works Department
provides protection of the public investment in the County’s
existing road system and public safety by maintaining and improving
overall roadway conditions.
Provided to the Public:
On-line Complaint Form
- Construction of repairs to damaged roads
- Construction of capital improvements
- Construction of drainage projects
- Map checking
- Records of survey
- Improvement plans
- Lot line adjustments
- Parcel maps
- Tract maps
- Encroachment Permits
- Transportation Permits
- Maintain Assessment Districts and County Service
Area administrative tasks.
Support the implementation of the County
Information System (GIS) mapping.
CDSA now accepts Credit
For your convenience we now accept Master Card,
Discover Card or American Express when paying CDSA fees and/or deposits
To use these cards as a Debit Card there is a
$2.50 flat fee.
To use these cards as a Credit Card the fees are
as follows: $2.50 flat fee
up to $50.00. The fee escalates from $50.01 on up.
Here is a quick reference sheet
Program for Capital Improvements
Yuba County will be utilizing grant money for
rehabilitating 12.6 miles of county roads using
Rubberized Asphalt Concrete (RAC). This
Grant Program is sponsored by the Department of Resources Recycling and
The benefits of Rubberized Asphalt Concrete (RAC) include:
- RAC utilizes ground rubber from recycled auto and
light truck tires which keeps them out of our landfills.
- 2 inches of RAC has the same strength as 4 inches of
- RAC can lower maintenance costs because when
designed and constructed properly, it lasts up to 50%
longer and is better at resisting cracking.
- RAC has better skid resistance.
- RAC stays darker, making a better contrast for
- Streets constructed of RAC have a lower noise level