Nobles County, Minnesota

Engineering Department Staff

Rocky Kolar
Engineering Support Supervisor


Pat Thier
Engineering Technician


Logan Neyens
Engineering Aide

Nobles County Budget Online


Board of Appeal and Equalization - Agenda

Nobles County Public Works Office

Stephen P. Schnieder

960 Diagonal Road
PO Box 187
Worthington, MN 56187

(507) 295-5322 (p)
(507) 372-8348 (f)

Forms, Permits & Maps

Instructions: click on a form or permit application to download. Fill out the form in its entirety and return to the Nobles County Public Works Office.

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Engineering Department

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.

Spring Seasonal Load Limits


To be lifted on April 15, 2016

Click on the useful link below for more information about Seasonal Load Limits and any state wide updates.
MnDOT’s Seasonal Load Limits Site


Nobles County contract

NOTICE is hereby given that SEALED BIDS will be received by the Nobles County Board of County Commissioners of Nobles County, Minnesota, at the office of the County Administrator, Nobles County Government Center, P.O. Box 757, 315 10th Street, Worthington, MN 56187


Nobles County Section Corner Information

The Engineering Department has placed the Section Corner Ties and Descriptions onto our website for the convenience of Land Surveyors and Property Owners.

To view a list of Sections, please click the button below.

Click Here to View Nobles County Section Corner Information

Nobles County Five Year Plan

The Engineering Department has placed all proposed construction projects set by the Nobles County Board of Commissioners for the next 5 years online.

To view the Five Year Plan, please click the button below.

Click Here to View Nobles County Five Year Plan