If the permit
involves traffic control, roadway and/or bridge special details, the
Department's applicable Division Engineer shall review and approve the special
details and such shall be noted on the permit application.
a) Roadway Design Division will require
detailed drainage information for reviewing and approving special drainage
systems submitted by the applicant. In order to expedite the approval process,
the District should coordinate the drainage system information needed by the
Roadway Design Division with the State Maintenance Engineer. The Maintenance
Division will keep examples of drainage system information requirements for
permits on the MDOT Intranet system.
2. If the permit involves clearing and
pruning of trees and other vegetation for utility lines, the applicant shall
follow the rules, regulations and limits for removing and/or maintaining trees
and other vegetation as outlined in Rule 37.1.7501.03005, Clearing and Pruning
of Trees and Other Vegetation for Utility Lines, Forms MND-755, MND-756,
MND-757, MND-758, MND-759, and MND-760.
3. Prior to approval of permits for selective
clearing of timber and/or clear cutting of timber, as described in SECTIONS
404.C and 405.c above, the removal and disposal of any timber, and
reimbursement thereof, shall be in accordance with Section 65-1123, Mississippi
Code of 1972 Annotated, as amended.
4. Applications for clear cutting of timber
on the right of way of the state maintained system is prohibited. Clear cutting
of timber will be allowed in conjunction with permits approved for grading, new
utility construction, etc., as necessary to perform the approved
5. Final approval
authority for various permit applications and agreements is outlined in Rule
37.1.7501.03001, Processing of Permit Applications.