Department Overview

The mission of the Rice County Highway Department is to construct and maintain a system of highways and bridges, facilitating the safe and efficient movement of people and goods throughout the county.

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Current Bidding Projects       
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Current Annual Report of the Highway Department
Capital Improvement Plan (CIP)
2025 Transportation Plan



Faribault Phone: 
507-645-9576 / 507-744-5185
610 20th Street NW
Faribault, MN 55021
Dennis Luebbe
Highway Engineer

Citizen Information

Citizen Information

Zip Rail Public Meetings: July 29, 30 & 31 For more information on the Zip Rail Public Meetings, click here To view the Zip Rail Summer 2014 Newsletter, click here
Proposed Rice County Highway Department CIP for 2014-2023 Rice County Highway Department 2014 through 2013 Capital Improvement Plan(Funded by Sales Tax) Grading-Paving-Bridges-Safety September 10, 2013 Click here to view the detailed Capital Improvement...