Show/Hide
 

Right-of-Way Management

Print
Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

The following applies to the installation of private, business, commercial, or other signs and/or structures along or within Madison County rights-of-way and easements:

  • The installation of private, business, commercial, or other signs and/or structures is prohibited within Madison County rights-of-way and public easements.
  • All structures that meet any of the following criteria will require a Building Permit:
    • Size exceeds 4' x 8' (area)
    • Is constructed with materials other than pressure treated lumber
    • Has an electrical connection or utilizes exterior lighting
    • Is an elevated sign or structure
  • We recommend anyone installing any structure or sign along a Madison County right-of-way seek consultation from the Building Inspection Department or the Department of Public Works regarding the requirements for proper installation.

For questions regarding these documents or other ROW Management concerns, please contact:

Thelma Laughlin

Phone: (256) 746-2900

Email: tlaughlin@madisoncountyal.gov

or the Madison County Attorney:

Jeff Rich

Direct: (256) 519-2061

Email: jrich@madisoncountyal.gov

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Download Acrobat Reader Flash Player Download Flash Player Windows Media Player Download Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Download Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Download Word Viewer Excel Viewer Download Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer