1. Construction access to Highway Department

  2. Highway Department Closed to Public

  3. Notice of Rice County Spring Load Restrictions

    Spring Load Restrictions on Rice County State Aid Highways and County roadways will go in to effect at 12:01 a.m., Friday, March 6, 2020. Read on...
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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.
Arial view of a roundabout .

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To view plan holders, download bidding documents and view bid results please visit the Current Bidding Projects

SP 066-070-022:  CSAH 48 & 4th St Intersection Improvements (Bids Close:  10:00 am, Thursday, April 9, 2020)

NOTICE:  Bids are received and opened at the Office of the County Engineer, Rice County Highway Building, 610 NW 20th St, Faribault, MN 55021.

Highway Rice County QEST link.

2025 Transportation Plan

For more information on the Rice County Transportation Plan, please refer to our Transportation Plan page.

​Rice County ADA Transition Plan

For more information on the Rice County Transition Plan, Please refer to our ADA Transition page.