The Highway Department strives to serve the public by providing a transportation system and services that emphasize quality, safety, cost effectiveness, economic vitality, and sensitivity to the environment. The duties of this department include:
  • Contract administration
  • Fiscal programming and cost accounting
  • Highway traffic safety
  • Maintenance of highway, rights of way, county parks, and bridge
  • Management of the county motor pool
  • Materials design and testing
  • Planning and design
  • Property acquisition
  • Public transportation planning
  • Snow removal

ROAD POSTINGS ON - Effective 2-16-17

Freeborn County Engineer, Susan G. Miller, announced today that weight restrictions on County Highways will become effective Thursday, February 16, 2017.

Weight limit signs will be placed on all bituminous surfaced and concrete surfaced highways in the County.

Although no signs will be placed on gravel surfaced roads, they are by law restricted to 5 tons axle weight.

All area residents are asked to cooperate in this effort to preserve our county highway system.

  1. Freeborn County  411 Broadway S., Albert Lea, MN 56007            Phone: 507-377-5299 

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