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Highway
Responsibilities
The Waseca County Highway Department is responsible for the maintenance and construction of 383 miles of road in Waseca County. 

Maintenance
Maintenance responsibilities include items such as:
  • Crack sealing
  • Mowing of roadsides
  • Noxious weed control
  • Placing gravel
  • Pot hole patching
  • Seal coating
  • Signing
  • Snow and ice control in the winter

The maintenance crew consists of the road foreman, shop mechanic, sign man, and 10 highway maintenance workers responsible for operating the trucks and heavy equipment. 

Engineering & Construction
Engineering and construction responsibilities include items such as:
  • Construction supervision for both road and bridge construction
  • Contract administration
  • Plan preparation
  • Right of way acquisition
  • Scheduling and programming of the five-year construction plan
  • Surveying

The Highway Department is also responsible for the inspection of 81 county and township bridges. The Highway crew consists of the county engineer, assistant county engineer and two engineering technicians.

Nathan Richman
County Engineer
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1495 5th St. SE
Waseca, MN 56093

Ph: (507) 835-0660
Fx: (507) 835-0669

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm