He has 4-wheel drive vehicles.

"You've gotta' keep the main arteries going," agreed Dierking.

Gover said he  doesn't have time to stop at every driveway and clear off the snow.

Snow from private driveways dumped onto county roads can cause drainage problems in culverts and saturate roads.

"We're doing the best we can," said Gover.

He said he feels an obligation to the public to keep people safe.