31-12A COUNTY ROAD DISTRICTS
COUNTY ROAD DISTRICTS
Incorporation of road district.
Three or fewer landowners may form road district--Election of trustees.
Application by landowner--Verified survey and map required.
Filing of petition--Contents.
Public examination of survey, map, and petition.
Application for organization--Filing--Presentation to county
Territory within or without subdivision jurisdiction of municipality--Requirement for approval of petition.
Transfer of jurisdiction over public highway to road district prohibited.
Order declaring area incorporated subject to vote--Name of district--Notice
31-12A-7 to 31-12A-9.
Incorporation of district by majority vote--Exclusion of agricultural
property from district by notice to county auditor--Notation on survey and
Order of incorporation--Order as conclusive of fact of incorporation.
District as governmental subdivision and public body.
Expenditure of county funds authorized for application and election costs--Expenditure of transportation department funds allocated to county.
Annual election of officers--Time and place--Conduct.
Notice of meeting and election--Annual or upon vacancy--Contents.
Trustees at large elected--Terms of office based on votes received--Annual
Nominations for trustee--Certificates of nomination.
Trustees not compensated--Election of president.
Rules and regulations of trustees--Meetings--Quorum.
Record of proceedings required of trustees.
Sanitary district assuming road district powers.
Powers of trustees.
Power of trustees to pass and enforce ordinances and regulations.
Certification to county auditor of delinquent charges for road district
services--Penalty and interest--Tax sale--Referendum on assessment or
Personal interest in contracts or other dealings of district prohibited.
Laws applicable to proceedings for constructing roads, borrowing money,
making special assessments, and issuing bonds.
Roads as public highways--Vehicle or traffic regulations may be enforced
by law enforcement officer.
Road work projects outside district's area.
Dissolution of road district by petition of voters--Procedure.
Dissolution by resolution of trustees--Notice and hearings--Appeal to
circuit court by aggrieved parties.
Consolidated road districts authorized--Governing body to propose
consolidation by resolution.
Proposed consolidation to be submitted to voters at special election--Form
Resolution declaring formation of consolidated road district--Certified
copies of proceeding to be filed--Consolidation effective upon filing.
Consolidated board of trustees.
Consolidated road district does not acquire property or obligations of
included road districts.
Consolidated road district authorized to contract for property.
Directors authorized to adjust boundaries of district--Limitations.
Annexation or withdrawal of area--Procedures.