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.
2014 Bituminous overlay and turnback project:
Notice to bidders
Plan holders list
SPRING LOAD RESTRICTIONS
Nobles County Public Works is announcing that truck spring load restrictions will be starting on
Friday, March 13, 2014 for all Nobles County Highways.
Spring load restrictions on all local roads (county, city and township roads) can be restricted at any time during the year so long as the restricted load limit is posted. This may depends on the condition of the roadway. The local road authority may extend spring restrictions if they feel conditions make it necessary.
A map of Nobles County 2014 Spring Load Restriction may be viewed at
2014 Spring Load Restrictions Map
Stephen P. Schnieder
Public Works Director
Nobles County Public Works
Ph. (507 295-5322
Fax (507) 372-8348