Highways Forestry and Parks
Highways, Forestry and Park
The Forestry and Parks Department was merged with the County Highway Department in 1981 by board resolution.
Forest of Dozen Dads is a park maintained by the Highway Department. It is mainly a picnic and nature trail area, and there is no charge for its use.
With 3600 acres of County-owned forests, a contract is made with Otsego County Soil and Water Conservation District, to aid in the management of county-owned forest and marketing of timber. .