Highway Department

  1. Soo Lake Draw Down - Weimers Dam Rehabilitation

    Water level on Soo Lake will need to be drawn down by up to 4 ½ feet for concrete repair and gate installation as part of the continued rehabilitation of Weimers Dam. Read on...
  2. REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS - Screened and/or Washed Sand

    Proposals will be received by the Price County Highway Department for producing and furnishing 5,000 tons of screened and/or washed sand for the 2021-2022 winter maintenance season. Request for Proposals Packet
  3. Lane Reduction/Flagger Operation – County Highway O

    Beginning, Monday, August 16, 2021, pending weather, the Price County Highway Department will be replacing culverts on County Highway O from County Highway M to Broadway Road in the Town of Ogema. This will be an ongoing project until 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.