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State laws that mirror federal laws about, Transportation

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state laws that mirror federal laws about, Transportation Equity. that is it relates to rural roads. Both my wife and I are 100% disabled. Both disabilities are related to my Military Service in the United States Marine Corps. We live on a self maintained County road, that gets unpassable in winter.
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: Kentucky
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: we have attended several County Commissioner Meetings to complain.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: The County claims it to be a private road. The road shows up as Oldfield Road back to 1975.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Real Estate Law
Expert:  Damien Bosco replied 9 months ago.

Hello. My name is***** am an attorney. I will review your question and develop a response. We may discuss it too. Does that sound good to you?

Expert:  Damien Bosco replied 9 months ago.

Is the public also using the road?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
the public does use the road. US Mail, water Co., gas co., UPS, FedEx, garbage, Rural Electric, everyone except County road crew.
Greenup County is our County. County seat is also the city of Greenup. Commonwealth Attorney is Mr. ***** *****. County Judge Exec. is Mr. Robert (Bobby) Carpenter.
My home phone is(###) ###-####
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Hell no, can't buy not seen results.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No answer? Refund my $5.00 and I'll forget this mistake.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
OK, going off line in 1 minute.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
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Expert:  Damien Bosco replied 9 months ago.

If a private road is also used by the public, there are times where the road could be considered public wherein the municipality or county plows it. It is a difficult case to make if the county is refusing it. We can discuss more if you want to do so.

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