Highway Department Services

Highway Department

The Highway Department is responsible for the maintenance of county roads as well as the construction of new roads or bridges.  Additionally, items such as moving permits, utility permits and right of way information can be obtained in this office.  You may contact the County Engineer regarding any road issue at 507-765-3854.

Construction Division

The Highway Department's Construction division handles all new road and bridge construction.  They also do all county and township bridge inspections and make recommendations for reconstruction.  During a county road project, all landowner easements are handled in this department.  Construction staff can be reached at 507-765-3854.

Maintenance Division

The Highway Department's Maintenance division handles all county road system maintenance.  This includes (but is not limited to) snow plowing, road grading, road rocking, removing road obstructions (ex: trees), ditch mowing and blacktop patching.  Please contact the County Maintenance Supervisor with any maintenance issue at 507-765-3854.


Notice to Construction Constractors

SAP 023-603-035 & SAP 023-601-004

Sealed bids for the construction of the Infrastructure Rehabilitation Project will be received by City of Ostrander, 414 Main St, PO Box 115, Ostrander, MN  55961 at the office of the City Clerk-Treasurer until 2:00 pm local time on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at which time the bids received will be publicly opened and read.  Bidding Documents may be viewed and ordered online at www.bolton-menk.com or www.questcdn.com.  You may view the digital plan documents for free by entering Quest project #5467009 on the website's Project Search Page.  Documents may be downloaded for $20.00.  Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or info@questcdn.com for assistance in free memebership registration, viewing, downloading and working with this digital project information.  The cost of printed Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office will be $50.00 per set, which includes applicable sales tax and shipping.  Please make your check payable to Bolton & Menk, Inc. and send it to 2900 43rd St NW, Suite 100, Rochester, MN  55901.  Cost of Bidding Documents and shipping is non-refundable.