Gravel Road

Reference Material

Unless noted otherwise for specific items such as traffic counts, all policies and forms apply to both the “Dirt and Gravel” and “paved Low Volume Road” portions of the Program.

Fact Sheets and Guides


Standard Program Documents

  • Section 9106 of PA Vehicle Code (98.4 KB): Section 9106 of PA motor vehicle code that establishes the Dirt, Gravel, and Low Volume Road Program. Originally passed in 1997 and amended in 2013.

  • Statement of Policy (31.1 KB): Statement of Policy for Dirt, Gravel, and Low Volume Road maintenance Program. This document also becomes "Attachment D" to the contract between the Conservation District and the Grant recipient.

  • General Contract Provisions (23.7 KB): Legal document that defines the terms of the contract between the conservation district and the grant recipient. This becomes "Attachment C" to the contract between the Conservation District and the Grant recipient.

  • 5 Year Agreement Between Districts and Commission (120 KB): Legal agreement between the SCC and individual conservation districts that enables the Program to be administered at the local level.

  • QA/QC Documents (52.6 KB): Brief overview of the Program's Quality Assurance / Quality Control effort that visits individual conservation districts to evaluate the effectiveness of the Program in each county.


Powerpoint Presentations

Several Districts have requested presentation material for use at the local level. Below are the current "Program Intro" and "Admin Training" PowerPoint presentations. Feel free to use pieces of them in your educational efforts. Additional topic-specific presentations can be found on the webinars page.

  • Program Intro (16 MB): Introductory slides to the Dirt, Gravel, and Low Volume Road Program. (12/2/2014)

  • Program Administrative Training (18.6 MB): Powerpoint slides presented at Administrative Training that follows along with administrative manual. (3/12/15)


Historical Documents


Support Software

  • TeamViewer (3.74 MB): This software is for troubleshooting GIS issues.  It allows a member of the Center to view your desktop. Only download if directed by a Center representative.