Services & Responsibilities
The Engineering Department is responsible for the surveying, designing and inspection of all construction projects on the County State Aid Highways system, the County Road System and all County and Township bridge replacement projects through-out the County. The Department is also responsible for the safety inspection of 208 township bridges, 136 county bridges and 9 city bridges. The Department seeks and implements Federal and State funding for eligible projects. Engineering is responsible for maintaining the section corner information and is currently working with the Minnesota Department of Transportation towards implementing a Global Positioning System (GPS) within the county.
Nobles County contract
Nobles County is currently accepting bids for the following projects,
S.A.P. 53-639-02 (BITUMINOUS OVERLAY AND AGGREGATE SHOULDERS);
S.A.P. 53-601-17 (BITUMINOUS OVERLAY, EDGE DRAIN TILE AND AGGREGATE SHOULDERS);
S.A.P. 53-614-30 (MILL AND BITUMINOUS OVERLAY);
COUNTY PROJECT 75-04 (MILL AND BITUMINOUS OVERLAY);
Plant-Mixed Bituminous, Aggregate Shouldering, Mill Bituminous Surface and Paint
Proposals, Plans and Specifications are available at: Nobles County Public Works, P.O. Box 187, 960 Diagonal Road, Worthington, MN 56187. Cost per set of plans for all projects and proposal - $35 counter: $40 mailed; (non-refundable, incl. tax), there is no charge for downloaded Plans and Proposals. The required information for downloading will be provided be contacting the Nobles County Public Works Department at (507) 295-5322
Bids are to be submitted to the following address until 1:30 pm on August 3, 2015.
315 Tenth St.
PO Box 757
Worthington, MN 56187