Highway Department

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  1. Bridge Closure – June 22, 2021 – CTH A

    On Tuesday, June 22, 2021, weather permitting, the Price County Highway Department will be closing the CTH A bridge over the South Fork of the Jump River to ALL TRAFFIC. The detour for this closure will be USH 8, to STH 13, ending at CTH A. Read on...
  2. Request for Proposals: Application and Engineering Design Services

    This project is for the application and engineering design services of Bridge #B-50-0006; through the Wisconsin Department of Transportation Local STP Bridge Program. This structure will be designed using the replace-in-kind approach. Read on...
  3. POSTPONED - Soo Lake Draw Down - Weimers Dam Rehabilitation

    Due to unforeseen circumstances the Soo Lake draw down scheduled to begin Monday, June 7, 2021 has been rescheduled to begin Saturday Morning, June 19, 2021. Read on...
  4. Bridge Closure – May 17, 2021 – CTH C

    On Monday, May 17, 2021, weather permitting, the Price County Highway Department will be closing the County Highway C bridge over Douglas Creek to ALL TRAFFIC. The Bridge replacement is expected to take 2 months to complete. Read on...
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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.