400-26.1 Temporary Fences for Cattle Containment During Road Construction (Res. 3-09)

Posted on February 9th, 2012 by cal.


Adjacent landowners to road construction projects shall be encouraged/requested to move cattle to another holding area during construction. In the event that moving the cattle is not possible, then the following shall apply:

  • The municipality shall install an electric fence where and where and whenever possible.

  • If an electric fence is not conducive to the situation, then the municipality may erect a two wire fence with the land owner being responsible for the cost of wire.

  • The municipality shall be responsible for the removal of all temporary fencing as soon as possible upon completion of the construction with exception of reclamation areas as addressed in policy 400-26.2. (Res.3-09)