Public Works

  1. Spring weight restrictions for county roads start March 10

    Spring weight restrictions will go into effect on Washington County roads at 12:01 a.m. Friday, March 10. Restrictions will be in effect for eight weeks, unless extraordinary conditions require extending them. Read on...
  2. Highway 36 & Lake Elmo Avenue Improvement Project In-Person Open House scheduled for April 19

    Washington County, in partnership with MnDOT and the Cities of Grant and Lake Elmo, is hosting an open house to plan for future improvements to the Highway 36 and County Highway 17 (Lake Elmo Avenue) Intersection. Read on...
  3. Highway 61 Visioning Study In-Person Open House scheduled for April 5

    Washington County, MnDOT, and the City of Hugo are partnering on a corridor visioning study of Highway 61 through Hugo city limits. Join us for an open house to learn more and provide input to help define future improvements of this corridor. Read on...
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Welcome to Washington County Public Works.

We take pride in working as a team to deliver quality projects and services to the public. We do this with a keen awareness to efficiency and cost-effectiveness. 

On behalf of our 155 employees, we invite you to explore and learn more about what we do and how we do it. Your ideas, thoughts, and input are always welcome. Let us know how we can make Public Works work for you.