Ada County Highway District

Right-of-Way What is it, and How it Impacts You

With a growing region, meeting the transportations needs, comprehsive plans, and Community Program requests are an intrical portion of any project. Some projects will require acquiring property from owners within the project area. Our Right-of-Way team will work with property owners to reach a fair and equitable exchange for property. Read information concerning the right-of-way acquisition process in: "A Guide to the Process" .

More About Right-of-Way

License Agreement Applications

The right-of-way team handles applications for activities within the public road rights-of-way such as landscaping, fence encroachments, etc.


Roadside Memorial Policy

Memorials within the public rights-of way placed in a safe and consistent manner may ease the grieving process, and when intalled appropriately, can increase public awareness of the need for safety. Right-of-way assists and monitors these public memorials.


Vacation or Exchange of Public Right-of-Way

The District Board of Commissioners may vacate or exchange excess or unused public right-of-way or real property, if this is in the best interest of the District and the public. The right-of-way team will present the request to the Commission.


For additonal information:


ACHD Main Line: 208-387-6100
Right-of-Way  208-387-6225
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