Highway Department

  1. Road Closure – S. Airport Road

    Due to an air show at the Price County Airport, S. Airport Road from Elk Lake Drive to County Highway H will be closed on both Friday, June 30, 2017 and Saturday, July 1, 2017. Additional Info...
  2. UPDATE – CTH C Road Closure – Douglas Creek Bridge

    The Price County Highway Department was forced to close the Douglas Creek Bridge on County Highway C in the Town of Prentice on May 24, 2017 due to concerns on the structural integrity of the concrete bridge deck. Additional Info...
  3. Road Closure- County Highway B

    Due to structural damage, CTH B at the Butternut Creek Bridge in the Town of Lake is closed effective immediately. Additional Info.....
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Goals & Duties
The goal of the Price County Highway Department is to provide a safe and cost effective transportation infrastructure to the tax payers of Price County as well as to the traveling public. Under Wisconsin State Statutes Chapter 83, the Highway Department is responsible for the maintenance and improvement of about 221 miles of county roadway and 345 lane miles of state roadway.

The Price County Highway Department strives to provide quality efficient services, while at the same time providing quality contracted services with other governmental entities to reduce dependence on county tax levy dollars.
Reporting Emergencies
To report an emergency, call 911 or your local emergency dispatch number.

Submit an ONLINE REPORT on road conditions such as potholes or black ice.