Road Maintenance

The Road Maintenance Section of the Transportation Division has many responsibilities. These responsibilities provide year-round maintenance to our County highway system. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintenance on the County’s 274-mile highway system
  • Clear snow and ice from roadways
  • Pave and patch roadways
  • Re-grade gravel shoulders
  • Repair and replace culverts and storm sewers
  • Repair damaged guardrail
  • Control weeds and mow within the County right of way (Washington County Roadside Mowing Policy)

Washington County follows the spring weight restriction dates set by MnDOT. Spring Weight Restrictions for Washington County Roads will start on Thursday, March 4 at 12:01 a.m. and will expire on Monday, April 12 at 12:01 a.m.

For more information on specific topics related to road maintenance, use the links provided on the left.